ZS Young Data Scientist Challenge 2016

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We are excited to invite the Final Year Graduates (2017 Pass outs) from MANIT Bhopal to participate in the “ZS Young Data Scientist Challenge 2016”. This country-wide contest aims to provide a platform to the best minds in data science to showcase their passion for data analysis and is open for all the final year graduates (2017 pass outs across all the branches) who want to pursue data science as a career option.

The registrations for the challenge are open now athttps://www.hackerrank.com/zscontest. Students will be required to submit their solutions on the same HackerRank platform between July 29th- July 31st. After reviewing all the entries, we will shortlist the Top 40 candidates and would invite them to the ZS office for a workshop on 5th & 6th August where they would also meet the ZS Advanced Data Science Leadership team and learn more about Data Science opportunities at ZS. During this workshop, we will hand over pre-placement interview letters to all these 40 candidates.

Apart from the PPI letters, these candidates will also have a shorter and fast-tracked interview process during the campus visit as per mutually agreed upon dates between ZS Associates & the Training & Placement division of the school.

Please find the flow of the ZS Young Data Scientist Challenge 2016 as mentioned below and few important points to note:


The challenge will be hosted on HackerRank platform and will run between July 29-July 31

· Students can register at-https://www.hackerrank.com/zscontest

· The guidelines of the challenge are available on the above link

· Winners of the Challenge to be declared by 1-2 August 2016

· Top 40 students to visit ZS office on 5th & 6th August for a workshop and collect pre-placement interview letters

· Interview process to be conducted for the 40 shortlisted students as per mutually agreed dates between ZS Associates & Training & Placement team