Wat is R?
R is a language and environment for making statistical calculations and creating illustrations. R contains a broad scale of statistical (linear and non-linear modelling, classic statistical tests, time series analysis, classifications, clustering, etc…) and visualisation techniques, and it is very expandable. One of the stronger suits of R is the ease with which plots of publishable quality can be produced.
What does a R developer do?
As an R data scientist, your responsibilities lie with writing code for data analysis, statistical calculations and modeling. Experience with statistics is essential for this function. R developers can be found in different sectors, but mostly in the financial branche. R data scientists have a strong mathematical basis, with an emphasis on statistics. Lastly, R data scientists also know how to visualise data in the best and clearest way possible.
In daily life, she is studying for her bachelor’s degree in Artificial Intelligence at the University of Amsterdam. She rows in her spare time.