Data Analytics Immersion Instructor

Thinkful Inc.

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Data Analytics Immersion Instructor

  • Education
  • Remote





Description
Students enroll in Thinkful courses to gain the valuable technical and professional skills needed to take them from curious learners to employed software developers. As an Immersive Course Instructor, you will deliver high quality live workshop content based on existing curriculum, preparing students to successfully transition careers. 

In addition to working directly with students, Instructors are expected to maintain an environment of regular, candid feedback with the Educator Experience team, and to stay on top of important updates via meetings, email, and Slack. Ideal candidates for this team are highly coachable, display genuine student advocacy, and are comfortable working in a complex, rapidly changing environment. 

Responsibilities:

  • Delivers high quality workshops based on the curriculum materials, and provides live coding demos when appropriate, to supplement written materials and content to provide students with the skills and knowledge to get their first developer job 
  • Maintains and updates the daily and weekly student syllabus which outlines the required homework and assignments, and deadlines for assessments and projects 
  • Provides up to 2 hours daily of on-demand video and chat support for students as they move through the program assignments 
  • Spends up to 4 hours a day prepping for workshops and updating course materials
  • Works with the other Format Leads for engagement formats (Mentor Sessions, Group Sessions, Grading, Technical Coaching, Mock Interviews/Assessments) to ensure that consistent experience is happening for students in immersive courses 
  • Provide constructive feedback to the Instructional Design team on improvements to the course materials and curriculum based on student experience with the materials 



Requirements:

  • Strong expertise with Excel, Tableau, PowerPoint, SQL, and Python, and comfort explaining these topics.
  • Ability to explain complicated topics clearly and without jargon
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • High level of detail orientation and an exceptional work ethic
  • Enjoy working with people, not just putting your head down and working
  • Must have a reliable, high-speed Internet connection
  • Minimum 3-4 years of professional data analytics experience
  • Teaching Experience, especially in a remote or online class, is a plus
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States 



Compensation and Benefit

  • Ability to work remotely with partially flexible hours 
  • Access to all available course curriculum for personal use
  • Membership to a global community of over 500 Software Engineers, Developers, and Data Scientists who, like you, want to keep their skills sharp and help learners break into the industry



At this time, we are unable to consider applicants from the following states: Alaska, Delaware, Idaho, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Carolina, South Dakota, West Virginia, and Wyoming

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