Educator, Data Scientist
BrainStation is a global leader in digital skills training and development, offering a 12-week Diploma program in Data Science. BrainStation is currently seeking a Data Science professional to lead the delivery of our program through online and in-person teaching. BrainStation Educators are given the unique opportunity to teach, research, and work on real analysis problems, while simultaneously building the future of higher education.
- Lead our 12-week Data Science Diploma program
- Help build a world class technical team
- Deliver lectures and mentor the next wave of Data Science talent
- Co-create BrainStation’s full-time Data Science Program that will positively impact the lives and careers of hundreds of individuals across our campuses
- Actively work on writing and researching new content to teach the most up to date skills in data science to our students
- Apply BrainStation’s “Agile Education” methodologies to the program to continuously improve the educational experience for students
- Constantly improve your own skills, and apply these skills in collaboration with other BrainStation Educators in order to build the digital platform and tools needed to effectively deliver educational material
- Define the education experience of the future
Successful candidates will have
- 4+ years experience as a Data Scientist or Analytics professional and at least a Master's degree relevant to the subject matter
- Experience building and leading teams
- Strong command of querying and programming languages (SQL, Python, R), and visualization tools (Tableau, Python packages, etc.), as well as experience applying various methods of numerical and categorical modeling and machine learning principles
- Practical experience designing and conducting experiments using a variety of tools and methods, and can speak to their complexities in a simple and logical manner
- Experience in a teaching role, and be comfortable speaking to large groups and mentoring others on the job
- An empathetic, friendly, and approachable demeanor
- A proven ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
- Ability to teach the entire program in English
- Teaching experience in Canada preferred
- While not required, a PhD would be preferred.
Perks and Benefits
- Flexible Vacation Policy
- Health & Wellness Programs
- Culture of Learning & Development
- New Shiny Device Upgrades
- Compensation includes an annual salary commensurate with experience ($85K-110K) full health and medical benefits, and RRSP matching.
BrainStation is the global leader in digital skills training and development, with courses, workshops, events, and corporate training offered online and in state-of-the-art campuses in New York, London, Miami, Toronto, and Vancouver. Founded in 2012, BrainStation has worked with over 400 instructors from the most innovative companies, developing cutting-edge, real-world digital training for more than 100,000 professionals and some of the largest corporations in the world. By 2025, BrainStation will have innovation hubs around the world and will be empowering young minds, powerful politicians, fortune 500 CEOs, and the newest wave of disruptive innovators, on campuses and online.
*Have you been to a campus or joined an online learning opportunity? We are actively seeking individuals that believe in lifelong learning and that have taken part in our On Campus or Online offerings.
NOTE: Only those applicants under consideration will be contacted. Please accept our utmost appreciation for your interest.
BrainStation is committed to maintaining a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status will receive consideration for employment. If you have any accessibility requirements or concerns regarding the hiring process or employment with us, please notify us so we can provide suitable accommodation.