Statistically Interesting

RJMetrics Co-Founder and COO Jake Stein chats with analysts, data scientists, and other data people from companies like Twitch, Vimeo, and Weebly.

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In this episode, Jake does something a little different. Give Directly is a data driven charity that uses direct cash-transfers to make a difference in the lives of the extreme poor. This episode incl...
December 8, 2016
Jake interviews John Rauser, Data Scientist at Snapchat. Topics include how statistics would be better taught through computer science than math, how John optimized the design of AWS data centers usin...
November 17, 2016
Jake interviews Sarah Catanzaro, Head of Data at Mattermark. Topics include the career trajectory of Somali Pirates, the classification algorithm that Mattermark uses to sort companies into different ...
October 14, 2016
Jake interviews Tim Wisniewski, Chief Data Officer for the City of Philadelphia. Tim tells us about the difference between thick and thin data, the challenges of writing ETL scripts when your source d...
September 8, 2016
Jake chats with Jason Maynard, Director of Data and Analytics at Zendesk. Topics include how to channel the tiger, what data science looks like at Zendesk, and how Jason's career advanced from countin...
July 5, 2016
Jake chats with Stacey Mosley, Founder and CEO of FixList and former Data Scientist for the City of Philadelphia. Topics include how crumbling buildings led Stacey to work in city government, how she ...
June 2, 2016
Jake chats with Vijay Subramanian, Chief Analytics Officer at Rent the Runway. Topics include Data strategy at Rent The Runway, philosophies about math and getting more numerate as a species, and what...
May 17, 2016
Jake Stein, COO and Co-Founder at RJMetrics, speaks with Cullen O'Neill, Business Intelligence Lead at Vimeo. Topics include How he automated most of his statistical analysis work, the monthly account...
May 13, 2016
RJMetrics COO Jake Stein chats with Raaid Ahmad, Head of Analytics and Data Science at Weebly. Topics include the point of diminishing returns when playing multiple tables of online poker simultaneous...
May 13, 2016
RJMetrics Co-Founder and COO Jake Stein chats with Ian Murray, Lead Data Scientist at Twitch. Topics include the difference between forward osmosis and reverse osmosis, what data science looks like at...
May 13, 2016

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