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20-week career accelerator launching a career in software development or data science.

Data Science Instructor

$60k – $100k • No equity
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COMPANY: Codeup
TITLE: Data Science Instructor
PRIMARY FUNCTION: Deliver curriculum and support students in our immersive Data Science training.
REPORTS TO: Director of Delivery, Dimitri Antoniou

Codeup is a San Antonio based career accelerator with the mission to empower life change. We offer 18-week programs in Data Science and Web Development, training the next generation of technical talent, enabling companies to grow, and developing SA’s tech ecosystem.

Our full-time, project-based Data Science program covers the full pipeline (planning, acquisition, preparation, exploration, modeling, delivery), with a focus on Python, SQL, ML, NLP, Distributed Data, and Data Storytelling. We teach students how to think like a seasoned data scientist, what tools to use and why, and how to deliver actionable and valuable insights to stakeholders.

As an instructor, you facilitate student learning by up-leveling and empowering people with your craft! You will deliver our custom curriculum to classes through lecture, walk-throughs, and exercises, while supporting individual students in 1:1s and office hours. You will also work on our curriculum and take on projects building data related products for Codeup.

IDEAL CANDIDATE CHARACTERISTICS:
- 2+ years industry experience in data science
- Fluency in Python, SQL, Data Visualization (matplotlib, seaborn, Tableau), and Machine Learning (Regression, Classification, Clustering, Time Series Analysis, Anomaly Detection)
- Some experience with Natural Language Processing and Distributed Data (Spark, Hive, Hadoop)
- Passion for teaching, training, and coaching (previous teaching experience not required)
- Excellent interpersonal communication skills
- Life-long learner who continues to grow their skills, with a desire to be a thought leader and subject matter expert locally and beyond
- Ability to lead, inspire, and manage a classroom of adult learners
- Empathy, humility, and positivity

BENEFITS
- Unlimited PTO
- Company Mac laptop
- Medical benefits
- Annual professional development budget
- 24/7 downtown garage parking
- Unlimited Star Wars memes. (Trekkies OK, too.)

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