Lead Teacher Data Analytics (Amsterdam)

Job description

We’re looking for a Lead Teacher for our Data Analytics Bootcamp with a passion for data and for sharing their knowledge with apprenticing data analysts. You need to be a strong communicator and very patient -- you will find yourself explaining many abstract and complex concepts in math and technology to first-time data students.

The Lead Instructor will be responsible for:

  • Overseeing the whole academic experience of an Ironhack bootcamp (from student selection to graduation)

  • Teaching at our Amsterdam Campus

  • Supervising Teaching Assistants

  • Screening our prospective students through technical interviews and coding challenges

  • Working with the Ironhack education team to improve the data analytics curriculum and teaching practices.

Requirements

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  • 3-5+ years of experience in Data Analytics, Data Science, and/or Data Engineering, preferably with leadership roles.

  • Solid foundation in statistics and probability.

  • Strong technical skills in Python and SQL.

  • Experience in machine learning.

  • Proficiency in building an end-to-end data pipeline:  

    • Writing Extract-Transform-Load (ETL) jobs to calculate business metrics.

    • A solid understanding of APIs and data warehousing concepts.

  • Familiarity with contemporary industry software and tools including but not limited to: Linux, Git, AWS, Google Analytics, Jupyter, Tableau.

  • Extensive knowledge in data analytics libraries for Python including but not limited to: numpy, pandas, scipy, seaborn, matplotlib, sklearn.

  • Passion for teaching: although we don’t require previous formal teaching experiences, we’re looking for people who truly enjoy teaching, mentoring, and giving feedback for students.

  • Experience managing and keeping a team motivated. 

  • Can-do attitude and a good sense of humor.

  • Great communication skills with an ability to capture people’s attention :)

  • Fluent in English.

#Perks

  • Competitive salary

  • Generous vacation policy

  • Learn to code or design anytime: enroll in our part-time courses for free

  • Tons of awesome events with our students and community of instructors

  • Annual global company off-site

  • Educational stipend each year

But we’re really just getting started. Come join us and make a difference!