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Senior Data Scientist

San Francisco

We are looking for Senior Data Scientists to be part of the Metis Data Science Instructional Team.  We seek individuals who love and excel at analyzing and visualizing data to solve important problems, are passionate about teaching others to be premier data scientists, and are fun to be around and work with. An ideal candidate should be quick to learn and adapt, care about design of simple, powerful, beautiful interfaces and visuals, love writing code, thrive in creative team efforts, and also have interests and passions beyond data science


Metis Senior Data Scientists provide incredible and inspiring Data Science instruction; support the design and teaching of new products and courses and infuse their expertise into our business operations; and continually sharpen their skills through consulting and passion project explorations. Metis calls this approach our Three Quarter Rotational Instructor Model.

Co-teaching the Data Science Bootcamp

Metis Senior Data Scientists co-teach our immersive 12-week bootcamp two out of every three quarters. On any given day, the amount of lecture time is 1-2 hours, and the remainder of the day is spent directly engaging with and coaching individually the students.

Sharpening Skills and Pursuing Data Science Passion Projects

Metis Senior Data Scientists spend one out of every three quarters enhancing their skill set and building their data science knowledge as part of the investment we make in our Senior Data Scientists and in our thought leadership initiatives. These three months are intended to be self-driven.  Projects must be completed within three months and produce some sort of “thought leadership output” that can be shared via blogs, conferences, meetups, research papers, etc.

Developing Courses and Supporting Business Operations

Metis Senior Data Scientists spend about 35-60 hours per quarter of the year focused on internal operations and thought leadership. Some example of how that time may get used includes:

Ideal Applicant

Perks of the Role

If you're interested in becoming a Senior Data Scientist for Metis, please email [email protected]