Tutor in Data Analysis and Data Science

Practicum by Yandex is an online educational platform. At Practicum we believe that everyone has a chance to jumpstart a new career. That's why we produce quality educational content and offer intensive courses in tech complete with full access to an interactive platform, code reviews, and support from industry practitioners.

What is our goal?

Learning programming isn't easy, and most of us did it the hard way. Our goal is to help students avoid common mistakes, accelerate their learning process and help them land jobs.

For the Data Analysis and Data Science Programs we are looking for an experienced Data Analyst / Data Scientist to tutor our students and help them successfully become professional in DA/DS.

What will I do as a tutor?

As a tutor you will lead a cohort of students with no previous experience in DA/DS through a 7-9-month program sharing your experience and inspiring them with your industry knowledge.

You'll help students by answering questions, and by giving them practical advice in the following forms:

  • Video workshops (twice per month)
  • Slack chats (every day)
  • Peer-to-peer sessions (1-4 per week)

And most importantly, you'll be someone that your students will look up to!

We appreciate it if you:

  • Have 3+ years of work experience in data science and/or data analysis
  • Native in English
  • Can explain topics in Python, Python libraries, SQL, statistics, mathematics, machine learning, data visualization tools in a way that is understandable for students
  • Know how to perform a/b testing
  • Have 2+ years of experience working in the US tech industry

You are an exceptional candidate if you also have:

  • Some educational content videos (on YouTube or other platforms)
  • Teaching or tutoring experience
  • Readiness to dedicate at least 10-15 hours a week to this project
  • Have your own experience as a student online, and the desire to help create the best place in the world to study Data Science & Analysis

What can we offer you?

  • Remote, part-time work
  • $40-50/hr (the compensation will be adjusted to your skill level)
  • Flexible working hours
  • Free in-house training on how to be a team lead, improve soft skills and coach students
  • Cross-cultural work experience in tutoring and conducting webinars

We're excited to get to know you and talk about our international community of educators and developers!

Tue Oct 19 2021 19:13:20 GMT+0300 (Moscow Standard Time)