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Data Science Immersive Instructor
East Coast
Posted on 5/17/2022
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Apache Spark
Data Science
Data Structures & Algorithms
Python NLTK
Natural Language Processing (NLP)
  • Deepen your own skills by guiding students through a rigorous journey where they begin as driven novices and leave as empowered data analysts and scientists
  • Contribute your own expertise to a deep and broad global curriculum maintained by a team of talented data science instructors across multiple industries
  • Facilitate a supportive and energetic community that lasts well beyond the course
  • Hone your own leadership skills by working with an instructional team and classroom community
  • Must Haves:
  • You have at least 2 years of professional data science experience
  • You are an expert in SQL, Python, and related Python libraries (pandas, numpy)
  • You have domain expertise in statistics, mathematics, and probability
  • You can build and apply statistical models in python using machine learning libraries, such as scikit-learn and statsmodels
  • You have a deep understanding of statistical hypothesis testing and experimental design, data visualization techniques and tools (i.e. matplotlib, bokeh, etc), and manipulation of large data sets
  • You can demonstrate and explain the function of machine learning algorithms such as regularized regression, naive bayes, decision trees, ensemble methods, KNN, K-means clustering, and neural networks
  • You are the person your colleagues naturally gravitate to when they are trying to figure something out
  • You are eager to shape the skills, minds, and trajectories of the newest generation of data scientists
  • Plan and implement a 12-week curriculum in conjunction with baseline materials and your local instructional team
  • Deliver instruction 5 days a week, including teaching, advising, and content development
  • Work closely with your instructional team to provide students with meaningful and prompt feedback on their progress
  • Collaborate alongside GA staff in order to best meet the needs and learning styles of your students
  • Guide students through the development of real world projects that will showcase their abilities to hiring managers
  • Facilitate a dynamic and collaborative classroom community
  • Inspire students to persevere through the challenges of learning complex subjects
  • Contribute to the material and direction of an expanding global curriculum, ensuring the course remains cutting-edge and effective for students worldwide
Desired Qualifications
  • You have proficiency with NLP python libraries such as NLTK; Hadoop or Apache Spark; D3.js or R
  • You are on top of industry trends in big data, machine learning, deep learning, and AI
  • You have previous data science or engineering teaching experience, through a course, workshop, team training, etc
General Assembly

1,001-5,000 employees

Online learning platform
Company Overview
General Assembly fosters an elite professional community of individuals and companies through education and strategic career connections.
  • Inspiration - Shape how people think and learn, from junior developers to employees of Fortune 500 companies.
  • Community - Collaborate with smart, passionate peers to achieve goals and grow our business.
  • Growth - Develop professional skills through mentorship, career development, and free GA classes.
  • Benefits - Balance work and life with generous paid time off, parental leave, and more.