Shantanu Kumar is a Data Scientist in the growth division of LinkedIn. He is also the author of the book 'Starting and Scaling AI Ventures'. He was also the Head of AI Products at InFeedo, which is a Y-combinator funded startup focusing on employee experience. Shantanu graduated from MIT's New Ventures Leadership Program.
In this AMA Session, Shantanu talks about his roles and responsibilities as a data scientist at LinkedIn. He elaborates on the various ways in which LinkedIn deploys data science tools and techniques for efficient decision-making. He then gives a few tips on how LinkedIn can be leveraged to network and search for jobs effectively, mostly pertaining to the data science domain.