Henry Mazhokota lives in Zimbabwe and decided to follow online the Applied MSc in Data Science. Today, Henry works as a Data Science Engineer at Steward Bank.
What is exactly your job at Steward Bank?
I am in charge of product development using machine learning models, developing customer relationship management models, prdictive and big data analytics.
What was your biggest takeaway from the program? At DSTI, I learned top of the art Big Data tools that include AWS, Hadoop, Apache Spark and SAS. Through the classes, I managed to write my AWS certification and I am now AWS Solutions Architect certified. We also got a bonus course on Social Network Analysis in the Telecoms Industry using SAS.
How would you describe the value of the program to someone who is considering it? If you want an affordable, flexible and a well-structured Data Science programme, DSTI is the best and you are guaranteed to get a job even before completing it.
Describe your experience at DSTI in 3 words. Adventurous, collaborative and exciting.