External Career Opportunities

The following opportunities are offered by organisations external to The Data Lab. Our aim is to support the Data Science community by creating links and increase visibility on current work and professional development opportunities. If you are interested or have any questions regarding any of these vacancies, please contact the offering organisation directly.

Barrachd: Senior Data Warehouse & Analytics Consultant

Barrachd is one of the UK’s fastest growing IBM Cognos Business Partners, so you’ll be joining a team that’s devoted to assisting a range of exciting bluechip clients overcome their information management challenges and unlock the capability of their data.

The role requires over 6 years’ experience and, ideally, you should come from a consulting background. All applicants must have significant stakeholder management expertise and be highly adept at interfacing with the business and understanding the commercial objectives of their work. You must be able to work without supervision and be willing to travel to different customer sites. You should have excellent communication skills and be able to adapt, where needed, to both technical and business people. There will be an opportunity to support and mentor less experienced colleagues as part of a close working team.

Closing date: 30 May 2017

Vitol: Jr. Data Scientist/Developer – London

The Vitol Group is one of the largest independent energy trading groups in the world and operates through a global group of companies.

The role of the junior data scientist/developer is to assist the business and the data science team to standardize and structure various sources of data. They will assist the data science team on machine learning and data mining projects. They will engage directly with traders, brokers, analysts, and researchers across nearly all aspects of Vitol on various Data Visualization projects and small Ad-hoc developments. The role will also involve work with Vitol development teams in London, Geneva, and Houston, across a variety of internal development projects.

CV's and covering letters should be sent to hrlondon@vitol.com

The Data Incubator - Summer Data Science Fellowship Opportunity

Program: The Data Incubator is an intensive 8 week fellowship that prepares masters students, PhDs, and postdocs in STEM and social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists. The program is free for Fellows and supported by sponsorships from hundreds of employers across multiple industries. In response to the overwhelming interest in our earlier sessions, we will be holding another fellowship.

Who Should Apply: Anyone who has already obtained a masters or PhD degree or who is within one year of graduating with a masters or PhD is welcome to apply. Applications from international students are welcome. Everyone else is encouraged to sign-up for a future session.

Locations: In addition to the below in-person locations, we will have a remoteonline session:

  • New York City
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Seattle
  • Boston
  • Washington, DC.

Dates: All sections will be from 2017-06-19 to 2017-08-11.

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