Shantanu Sharma is an alumnus of IIT Delhi and currently works as a Senior Data Scientist at PayU. PayU is a fintech company, headquartered in Netherlands, that provides payment technology to online merchants.
In this AMA Session, Shantanu focusses on careers in the AI and ML domain. He talks about his current role at PayU and how PayU is using data science to stay ahead in the business. Since he has switched roles from an analyst role to a data scientist role in his career, he talks about the challenges he faced during this transition. He also articulates the need for building soft skills as a data scientist, along with having strong technical skills.