John Salas

John Salas

Phone: 210-782-1788

Favorite Quote 

“Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.”  – Henry Ford 

Description of My Final Project

Employee Churn:

I analyze a data set titled IBM HR Analytics Employee Attrition & Performance to identify the leading drivers of employee churn, create a model to predict whether a given employee will churn, and identify ways to mitigate employee churn.

Why should someone hire you?

I am passionately curious, data-driven, and always guide my efforts by keeping stakeholders’ needs in the forefront of my mind. My greatest strength lies in my ability to develop a deep understanding of the data I analyze and deliver unique insights into that data.

Complete the following sentence: “With Data Science, I am most passionate about…”

…the insights I can gain from big data, and the impact that those insights will have. 

Work location desired 

San Antonio, Houston, or surrounding areas preferred, though I will consider other locations.

Please give us three words that describe your best professional qualities

Curious, data-driven, goal-oriented.

What three words describe the role where you’ll do best?

Big-data, problem-solving, team-environment.

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