Thinkful · Apr 10th 2019
Data Science Course Mentor
Who We Are Thinkful is a new type of school that brings high-growth tech careers to ambitious people everywhere. The company provides 1-on-1 learning through its network of industry experts, hiring partners, and online platform to deliver a structured and flexible education. Thinkful offers programs in web development and data science, with in-person communities in up-and-coming tech hubs around the U.S.
About the Role Thinkful’s Flexible Data Science course pairs personalized mentorship with a curriculum tailored to launch aspiring data scientists’ careers. Join us in helping motivated learners get to those aha! moments. As a Flexible Data Science Course Mentor, you will help your student(s) master everything from fundamental statistics to building a machine learning model in their domain of choice.
Motivate & foster best practices with your student(s) as they work to build project management skills, a strong portfolio, and the confidence to network and interview for jobs.
Work with Program Managers to provide detailed feedback on student success, including struggles or technical mastery issues.
Meet one-on-one with your student(s) in hour-long sessions, held twice per week.
Minimum of 1 year professional experience as a Data Scientist or demonstrated expertise with data visualizations and machine learning at an industry level
Proficiency in SQL, Python
Professional experience with Hadoop and Spark a plus
Excellent written and verbal communication
High level of empathy and people management skills
Must have a reliable, high-speed Internet connection
This is a part-time role (10-25 hours a week)
Fully remote position, with the option to work evenings and weekends in person in 22 US cities
Community of 500+ like-minded Educators looking to impact others and keep their skills sharp
Full access to all of Thinkful Courses for your continued learning
Grow as an Educator
Apply on our website: https://hire.withgoogle.com/public/jobs/thinkfulcom/view/P_AAAAAAEAAADC9Bx7fyGYVv