By Jesse Steinweg-Woods, senior data scientist. How to Become a Data Scientist in 2017? | Data Scientist Career | Data Science Future. A session which brings answers to the following questions: 1. Why is it the best time to take up Data Science as a career? 2. How can you take the first step in Data Science? (After all, first step is always the hardest!) 3. How can you become better and progress fast? 4. How is life after becoming a Data Scientist?