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12 new R jobs (2015-06-22) – from @California to @Nottingham

June 21, 2015
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12 new R jobs (2015-06-22) – from @California to @Nottingham

This is the bimonthly post (for 2015-06-22) for new R Jobs from R-users.com. Employers: visit this link to post a new R job to the R community (it’s free and quick). Job seekers: please follow the links below to learn more and apply for your job of interest (or visit previous R jobs posts). Full-Time Data Scientist (@Nottingham) Capital One – Posted by S.Kugadasan Nottingham England, United Kingdom 19 Jun2015 Full-Time...

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17 new R jobs (2015-06-08) – from @NewYork to @London

June 8, 2015
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17 new R jobs (2015-06-08) – from @NewYork to @London

This is the bimonthly post (for 2015-06-08) for new R Jobs from R-users.com. Employers: visit this link to post a new R job to the R community (it’s free and quick). Job seekers: please follow the links below to learn more and apply for your job of interest (or visit previous R jobs posts).     Freelance Data scientist (3-month mission @France) BCA Expertise – Posted by BCA_Expertise La Celle-Sous-GouzonLimousin, France...

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8 new R jobs (2015-05-27)

May 27, 2015
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8 new R jobs (2015-05-27)

This is the bimonthly post (for 2015-05-27) for new R Jobs from R-users.com. Employers: visit this link to post a new R job to the R community (it’s free and quick). Job seekers: please follow the links below to learn more and apply for your job of interest (or visit previous R jobs posts).   Full-Time BI Data Analyst Consultant (@Bristol) KETL Limited – Posted by Helen Woodcock BristolEngland, United Kingdom...

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The R Foundation announces new mailing list ‘R-package-devel’

May 22, 2015
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At last week’s monthly meeting, the R foundation has decided to create a new mailing list in order to help R package authors in their package development and testing. The idea is that some experienced R programmers (often those currently helping on R-devel or also R-help) will help package authors and thus unload some of the burden of the...

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7 new R jobs (2015-05-11)

May 11, 2015
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7 new R jobs (2015-05-11)

This is the bimonthly post (for 2015-05-11) for new R Jobs from R-users.com. Employers: visit this link to post a new R job to the R community (it’s free and quick). Job seekers: please follow the links below to learn more and apply for your job of interest (or visit previous R jobs posts). Full-Time Research & Analytics Manager Medallia, Inc. – Posted by pkriss Palo Alto California, United States 10...

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useR! 2015 conference in Aalborg

May 6, 2015
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useR! 2015 conference in Aalborg

The annual R conference bringing together users and developers from academia and industry is going to be held in Aalborg, Denmark, this summer, 1-3 July. The day prior to the conference 16 R tutorials are offered free of charge to the participants. The list of topics include dplyr, Tessera, Bioconductor, Grid graphics and RHadoop. In addition to our six...

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8 new R jobs (2015-04-27)

April 27, 2015
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8 new R jobs (2015-04-27)

This is the bimonthly post (for 2015-04-13) for new R Jobs from R-users.com. Employers: visit this link to post a new R job to the R community (it’s free and quick). Job seekers: please follow the links below to learn more and apply for your job of interest (or visit previous R jobs posts). Full-Time Senior Data Analyst – Online Advertising (at Booking.com) Booking.com – Posted by Booking.com Amsterdam Noord-Holland, Netherlands 23 Apr2015...

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Doing quantitative archaeology with open source software

April 25, 2015
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(This is a guest post by Ben Marwick, originally published on ATOR blog) This short post is written for archaeologists who frequently perform common data analysis and visualization tasks in Excel, SPSS or similar commercial packages. It was motivated by my recent observations at the Society of American Archaeology meeting in San Francisco – the largest annual meeting of archaeologists in the...

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Discount for the Open Data Science conference (@Boston / May 30th)

April 23, 2015
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Discount for the Open Data Science conference (@Boston / May 30th)

This year’s Open Data Science conference takes place in Boston on May 30th and 31st at the Boston Convention Center. The conference features over 21 workshops and 72 presentations on the open source languages, tools, and topics around data science. R features prominently. The conference gives you the chance to hear from R contributors directly and meet them in person.  Our...

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Cascading style sheets for R plots (via the Rcssplot package)

April 23, 2015
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Cascading style sheets for R plots (via the Rcssplot package)

This post is contributed by Tomasz Konopka. Comments are welcome. [email protected] One of the great features of R is its capable graphics framework. In principle, the framework allows us to customize all aspects of the visual presentation of data. In practice, however, customization is rather tedious. For example, R’s own boxplot function has 17 custom arguments, not counting ...; stripchart has 20. Tweaking the default...

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