Data Scientist - Training Specialist

New York, United States

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Posted 1 month ago

Dataiku allows enterprises to create value with their data in a human-centered way while breaking down silos and encouraging collaboration. One of the most unique characteristics of our product, Data Science Studio (DSS), is the breadth of its scope and the fact that it caters both to technical and non-technical users. Through DSS, we aim to empower people through data and democratize data science.
We are looking for a passionate Data Scientist - Training specialist to contribute to the development and delivery of Dataiku world class learning resources which meet market needs.
As a member of the Educational Services department, which aims to provide exceptional learning experience to our customers and our partners, the Data Scientist - Training Specialist, part of the Data Scientists - Training Specialists team, will mainly have two missions:-  Create and improve the training and certification materials and methods on multiple learning modalities (online, virtual instructor-led and classroom based training curriculums). - Deliver “in-person” trainings and office hours to our customers.
The Data Scientist - Training Specialist must be ambitious, outgoing and tech-savvy, and must be prepared to learn new skills and work with different profiles and experiences in many interesting fields.   
If you are passionate about Data Science and Technologies with excellent written skills this will be a fantastic opportunity for you to grow your data science and AI technologies skillset.
You will be able to master highly advanced technical subjects, but also develop materials and labs that are concise, accurate and task-based.
As an ideal candidate, You are: Pedagogue. You have a passion for education and learning. You enjoy learning new concepts and technology and are passionate about how to best explain it to others.Excellent Communicator. Excellent Verbal, written communication and presentation skills with strong interpersonal skills and relationship building are a must.Data Rock Star. You have the Technical skills and the ability to acquire in-depth knowledge and use of Dataiku product (DSS) with a good knowledge of the Data Science and Data Architecture concepts.

In this role, you'll help the team:

  • Design and develop technical course content and lab exercises, in collaboration with the technical writers, for both online and in-person training
  • Translate complex technical concepts and components into accurate and impactful visual aids  in collaboration with the e-learning graphic designer
  • Develop the certifications assessment (hands-on project on DSS and Multiple Choice Questions) in collaboration with the technical writers and Build / maintain lab server environments
  • Collaborate effectively with other Data Scientists - Training Specialists, with the E-learning Graphic Designer  and with the Technical Writers team
  • Collaborate effectively with key stakeholders (Customer Success Managers, Partner Managers, Tech Alliance) and subject matter experts (Data Scientist and Architects) to understand the training needs of our customers and partners, and improve training solutions
  • Deliver in-person and virtual training
  • Deliver Office Hours to support customers
  • Work closely with the Data Scientists and Product team to stay up to date on all DSS capabilities and new features
  • Learn and constantly refresh on learning and coaching techniques to deliver DSS training in ways that drive enthusiasm and passion in class rooms or virtual training sessions

You may be a good fit for the role if you have/are:

  • BSc or MSc in Computer Science, Engineering, MIS, Business Administration, or a closely related field
  • At least 1 year of experience of working in an Analytics Company
  • Technical knowledge in key data analysis areas (machine learning algorithms, statistical analysis, relational database modelling, SQL, data manipulation and wrangling as well as experience -or at least familiarity- with a programming language such as Python or R
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills with an aptitude for learning new technologies
  • Proven ability to explain and communicate technical concepts to non-technical audiences in a way that is simple and easy to comprehend
  • Ability to travel as needed to work with local or abroad teams and to facilitate and deliver training
  • Technically Savvy in the advanced analytic field and ability to use a variety of learning/training concepts
  • A previous experience in creating and delivering training both classroom & virtual, as well as training resources such as user guides & videos is an advantage


  • Opportunity to join Dataiku at an early stage and help scale the Support organization
  • Competitive compensation package, equity, health benefits, and paid vacation
  • Trips to our different offices (Paris, NYC, etc.)
  • Opportunity to work with a smart, passionate, and driven team
  • Startup atmosphere: Free foods and drinks, foosball/FIFA/ping pong, company happy hours and team days, and more
  • Strong culture based on key values: Ownership, Passion, Autonomy and Friendliness
To fulfill its mission, Dataiku is growing fast! In 2019, we achieved unicorn status, went from 200 to 400 people and opened new offices across the globe. Spanning from Sydney to Frankfurt, Denver to London, geography doesn’t stop Dataikers from working closely together and sharing experiences. Collaboration is key within our product and culture. We strive to create a sense of belonging and community while fostering diverse thinking by encouraging cross-team, cross-office interactions like our annual company offsite or Paris onboarding. Fly over to Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram to read stories about our culture, people, and success. 
Our practices are rooted in the idea that everyone should be treated with dignity, decency and fairness. Dataiku also believes that a diverse identity is a source of strength and allows us to optimize across the many dimensions that are needed for our success. Therefore, we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All employment practices are based on business needs, without regard to race, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, neurodiversity, disability status, citizenship, veteran status or any other aspect which makes an individual unique or protected by laws and regulations in the locations where we operate. This applies to all policies and procedures related to recruitment and hiring, compensation, benefits, performance, promotion and termination and all other conditions and terms of employment.
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