Curriculum Data Scientist job at BPP EDUCATION GROUP

Applicants must provide proof of their right to work in the UK as BPP are unable to provide visa sponsorship

Job Profile Indefinite indefinite

Type of Contract Permanent

Purpose of the position

We believe that the current mass offer for data science training is too theoretical and lacks pragmatism. We are building a data science school that teaches students business and practical data science skills and business acumen to maximize their employability. This will create data scientists for many organizations who will be ready for their work from day one.

We currently offer a range of programs which can take up to 3 years or take a few days. We’re building a team of expert data scientists and brilliant learning designers to collaborate and create market-leading digital content.

Main responsibilities:

  • Design and produce key program elements, including hands-on exercises and hands-on activities that students may need
  • Carry out case studies to demonstrate data science skills in real-world contexts
  • Develop contextualized hands-on labs using a variety of tools (Python, SQL, Power BI, Alteryx, Azure Cognitive Services, etc.)
  • Collaborate with learning designers and produce engaging content leveraging a variety of formats/media (Q&As, videos, interviews, animations, quizzes)
  • Establish and collaborate with a network of curriculum contributors
  • Embed analytics into the student journey to track student progress and iteratively improve content and programs
  • Pursue research on the latest business applications of data science and create engaging new learning materials

department school of technology

vacation spot UK, home and office, home and office

Application criteria

Skills, experience and qualifications required – Essential

We are looking for a Data Scientist who enjoys learning, discovering and finding practical real-world solutions using Data Science.

We are looking for:

  • A data scientist with a problem-driven mindset and a strong sense of adapting their data skills to the business context
  • Demonstrated experience applying data science in business environments
  • An exceptional communicator – both written and spoken
  • Passion for teaching, learning and understanding how people think
  • Familiarity with a range of data science tools and platforms
  • Proactive, a person willing to challenge the status quo

Skills, Experience and Qualifications Required – Desirable

  • Teaching experience or previous experience in data science content development
  • Experience developing and mentoring other data scientists
  • Experience driving organizational change towards data-driven decision-making
  • Knowledge and understanding of assessment strategies
  • Experience working with Python, Jupyter, Git, MS SQL, Power BI, Tableau, Alteryx, Azure Cognitive Services
  • Experience in data engineering or software development

Job details

Contract hours 37.50 hours per week

AND P 1.00

Salary Competitive


Full job description
Curriculum Data Scientist JD – June 2022.pdf (71 Ko)

Sean N. Ayres