Work at The Data Lab

The Data Lab is an exciting, positive, creative, challenging & rewarding place to work. Come & join our team!

Jobs within The Data Lab

Our purpose is to change lives and make Scotland and the world a more productive and sustainable place by transforming the way we use data.

We want to create hope and opportunity…

  • for those we collaborate with,
  • for those who are on our skills programme
  • for those in the wider data and citizen communities
  • for our team: enabling you to create career highlights, to be able to look back in many years time and know you made a difference and had the opportunity to grow your career to the next level.

Who we are

  • A team of over 50 people from around Scotland and beyond, from Stornoway to Manchester passionate about making a difference.
  • We have business development, data science, operations, marketing, and skills teams
  • Blend of backgrounds from industry, academia and public sector and hosted by University of Edinburgh we have presence in Glasgow, Aberdeen & Inverness. 

Hosted by the University of Edinburgh, The Data Lab is an exciting, positive, creative, challenging and rewarding place to work. We give you support, nurture your talent and reward success. You will benefit from a competitive reward package and a wide range of staff benefits, which includes a generous holiday entitlement, a defined benefits pension scheme, staff discounts, family friendly initiatives, flexible working and much more. Access the University of Edinburgh’s staff benefits page for further information and use the reward calculator to find out the total value of pay and benefits provided.

We aim to ensure equality of opportunity and welcome applications from everyone irrespective of age, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, belief or race. Flexible working arrangements can be discussed. Appointment will be based on merit alone.

We will be recruiting a significant number of roles across a range of functions and experience this year. If you want to join a passionate team making a real difference to people’s lives and creating the opportunity for your own career highlights, check out the roles advertised below.

Digital Community Manager

UE07 £34,304 – £40,927 per annum 

Job Category
Professional, Administration and Operational

The Bayes Centre, Edinburgh, EH8 9BT, GB

Posting Date
05 July 2022

Closing Date
02 August 2022, 5pm

Job Schedule
Full time

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Innovate. Support. Grow. Respect

At The Data Lab we live by our values of Support, Respect, Innovate and Growth. If you work for us you will have the opportunity to work and build relationships with a wide range of stakeholders in private and public sectors as well as in academia. But most importantly you will play an important part in making a difference to people’s lives and making Scotland fairer and better.

Jobs in Scotland

There are a wide range of data jobs being advertised over at The Data Lab Community. You can join for free and take advantage of a wide range of benefits on offer there – from advice and support in your data journey, to finding your perfect job! 

Join now: https://community.thedatalab.com/