Data Scientist at Linksbridge


Data Scientist

Full-Time in Seattle, WA - Associate

About Linksbridge: Our mission is to increase the capacity and capabilities of organizations seeking to create a better world. Linksbridge partners and works with a variety of non-governmental organizations, socially-minded companies, policy think tanks, and foundations. We work in a diversity of sectors to provide research and analytics, content creation, information design and intelligent program and project management.

About You: You are an experienced data scientist who wants to use your data skills to make an impact on the world’s biggest problems across global health and development. You want to spend most of your time building top-notch data tools, but also have an eye for best practices in data system architecture and interest in strategic thinking related to building a data culture. You have deep experience in our current data tools (see skillset below) and have a knack for picking up new tools as well.

Required Skillset

  • Experience setting up and/or managing SQL databases
  • Proficient in R - including data cleaning, transformation, and visualization development (e.g. Shiny apps)
  • Proficient in at least one BI tool – Tableau, PowerBI, Shiny apps in R

Preferred Skillset

  • Analytical model building experience in R (e.g. optimization, Monte Carlo Simulations, machine learning)
  • Experience with above skills in Python (in addition to R) would be a bonus

Applicants to Linksbridge positions must have a permanent right-to-work in the United States because of the high investment of job training associated with our roles.