Community: Product Line Management
Location: , Colombia
Date Posted: Jun 1, 2021
Travel Requirements: Occasional
Senior Data Scientist
Remote – Colombia
*ONLY CVs SUBMITTED IN ENGLISH WILL BE CONSIDERED*
We’re looking for a Senior Data Scientist to help us push the boundaries of what education can offer through the power of technology. Education is our passion, and our team members bring that to work each day as they aim to advance learning in every region of the world. Blackboard is the world's leading education technology company, providing dynamic products and services to the global education community. We’re focused on driving innovation in EdTech and working with our clients to create a smarter learning environment.
For more information about Blackboard and our career opportunities, please visit www.blackboard.com.
The Blackboard Data & Analytics Team is responsible for a diverse and impact-oriented set of products and capabilities at Blackboard. We are focused on launching and growing a brand-new, incredibly differentiated Education Analytics platform and community of practice. This position sits within the Product Management organization and collaborates with both Blackboard’s Analytics community and a team of engineers to conduct data science projects. This is a highly impactful role at a highly impactful moment in time for education. You’ll have the opportunity to use, understand, and advance applications in education to improve educational and institutional outcomes. You’ll develop data models and support delivery of insights and applications that help users at institutions illuminate education-related issues, including assessment and learning analytics, evaluation and prediction of learner success, instructional practice optimization, curriculum choices, and content delivery strategy.
A successful candidate is curious and engaging, and a strong and thoughtful collaborator.
Primary responsibilities will include:
To ensure the safety and wellbeing of our employees during the COVID-19 pandemic, Blackboard positions are currently remote (where possible).
This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required. Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities at any time.
Blackboard is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, protected military/veteran status, or any other legally protected factor.