3 Replies Latest reply on Feb 9, 2017 4:01 PM by Mike Mainzer

    Rocketship Education seeking consultant w/Tableau skills

    Chris Anderson

      Hi all,

      I'm sharing this on behalf of a community member from Rocketship Education:

       

      Rocketship Education is seeking a Tableau consultant to create insightful, usable reporting tools. This is a great fit if you love finding patterns in data, creating meaningful visualizations, and contributing to schools serving low income students. The position would be part-time through June-July. Location in Bay Area is not required, but there might be bonus points for being in the Bay Area or DC/Baltimore area.

      Opportunity
      Looking for an opportunity to apply your skills to solving real-life problems in the social sector? Rocketship Education is looking for someone to help us better support our school and network staff by creating insightful, easy-to-use data reporting tools in Tableau. This is a great opportunity for someone who loves finding patterns in data, creating meaningful data visualizations, and is looking to have a tangible impact on schools serving low income students. We are looking for someone to help us better support our school and network staff by creating insightful, easy-to-use data reporting tools in Tableau.

      Please contact Lynn Liao, lliao@rsed.org to learn more.

      Main Responsibilities
      Create and revise data dashboards using our data reporting system (in Tableau) for school leaders and teachers that empower them to make data-driven decisions
      Create and revise data dashboards for regional leaders to identify high-level trends across the network
      Analyze usage of dashboards by different users in order to identify potential strengths and challenges with the dashboards

      Skills and Characteristics:
      Passion for problem solving, data analysis, and data systems
      Strong analytical and quantitative skills with demonstrated ability converting raw, unclean datasets into meaningful analyses and visualizations
      Advanced knowledge of Tableau and Microsoft Excel
      Disciplined thinker, collaborative, and personally responsible
      Close attention to detail; strong work ethic; resourceful

      Organization Overview
      Rocketship Education is a non-profit network of public elementary charter schools serving primarily low-income students in neighborhoods where access to excellent schools is limited. Using a blend of traditional instruction, adaptive technology and targeted tutoring, Rocketship strives to meet the unique needs of each and every student. The Analytics team at Rocketship works to empower all Rocketeers to make data-driven decisions, including daily choices and long-term strategic decisions, by providing accurate, timely, and accessible data and assisting teams to derive insights from the data.

      Feel free to follow-up directly in the job board post on Data Champion Hub, here.

       

      Best,

      Chris