Data Science Mentor

Israel Tech Challenge (ITC)

About the company:

Israel Tech Challenge (ITC) is a non-profit organization and a proud subsidiary of the Jewish Agency. It opens the door for talented professionals from around the world to excel their careers in hi-tech while focusing on the most in-demand skills in the industry. ITC offers its participants both training and career services, along with strong networking in the Israeli tech community. To date, ITC introduced over 1400 graduates to the hi-tech industry.

Job description:

Israel Tech Challenge (ITC) is looking for a Mentor to join the Data Science Day Program team

• Delivering lectures to the students in the program.
• Creating new materials and improving the existing lectures and exercises for the programs’ curriculum.
• Working in close cooperation with the program team such as the Program Manager and Tech Lead and taking a significant part in the program's decision-making process.
• Providing support and on-going feedback to the program students.
• Monitoring students progress and holding office hours.

Required qualifications:

• Fluent English (reading, writing and speaking) – required.
• Experience as a Data Scientist OR a strong academic research background in the Data Science field – required.
• Deep understanding of the Data Science pipeline and algorithm – required.
• A Master's or Ph.D. in a related field (Data Science, Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics) – an advantage.
• Previous experience in teaching/instruction – an advantage.
• A flexible, open-minded, strong team player.
• Ability to work in a dynamic working environment with student success being the end goal.
• Eager to work with people, shape their skills and help them take a giant leap in their career.
• Ability to work during the day.

Job location

Tel Aviv