Data Science Instructor at Metis - Data Science Training

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Metis - Data Science Training

Part Time Data Science Instructor

  • Remote/Nationwide, USA
  • Part time
  • JR208641

Job Title

Part Time Data Science Instructor

Job Description

Metis is hiring a Part-Time Data Science Instructor to support one or more of the following: teach our Bootcamp Prep courses, teach our Corporate Training courses, and/or support our Online Flex model. We are looking for someone who loves and excels at teaching and supporting students as they work on projects in Python, Math and various Data Science topics which include Exploratory Data Analysis, Linear Regression, Classification Models, Unsupervised Models, Natural Language Processing, Deep Learning, Big Data and others. This person will be passionate about teaching others to get started or grow in their data science journey, and are fun to be around and work with. An ideal instructor should be quick to learn and adapt, have strong communication skills, is technically knowledgeable, and behaves in a professional manner.


Metis Part-Time Data Science instructors are responsible for providing incredible and inspiring Data Science instruction and mentorship. Throughout the year, instructors will work on one or more of the following: lecturing, curriculum development for new and existing courses, hosting office hours, mentoring students, grading projects, managing Teaching Assistants, assisting with marketing, and others on an hourly basis.

Specific responsibilities can include:

  • Delivering the Bootcamp Prep or Corporate Training course lectures
  • Mentoring students one-on-one in the development of their projects
  • Leading course discussions
  • Providing personalized support to students
  • Managing a Teaching Assistant
  • Hosting office hours
  • Improving the quality of our curriculum
  • Grading students deliverables
  • Participating in marketing activities

Ideal Applicant

  • Is a data scientist with outstanding knowledge of and experience in Python, Calculus, Linear Algebra, Probability, Statistics and various Data Science concepts and algorithms which include supervised and unsupervised learning, dimensionality reduction, exploratory data analysis, and programming best practices
  • Has solid data science industry experience
  • Is equally passionate about data science and teaching
  • Strong communication skills
  • Preferably has teaching experience alongside data science
  • Approaches problems with a design perspective

Perks of the Role

  • Part of a team that is transforming education
  • Flexible hours, including mix of teaching and mentoring
  • Competitive compensation package

Location: Remote/Nationwide, USA

Employee Type: Employee

Job Functional Area: Instructors

Equal Opportunity Employer

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