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Data Services : Employment Opportunities

Information on New York University's Data Services.

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Staffed Hours: Fall 2017

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Student Consultant Positions

  • Data Visualization Student Consultant 

Data visualization is about presenting large amounts of information in ways that are universally understandable or easy to interpret and spot patterns, trends and correlations. These representations include charts, graphs, infographics and other pictorial diagrams. Data visualization student consultants use visualization tools and software to communicate information in these ways to NYU patrons as well as provide instruction. 


Required Skills:
Clear understanding of data visualization principles, both for static and interactive visualizations
High proficiency with Tableau supplemented by data visualization experience using Python and/or R
Critical thinking: ability to look at numbers, trends, and data and suggest new and varied visualization solutions based on the findings
Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
Strong attention to detail

Preferred Requirements:
Pursuing graduate degree in Math, Computer Science, Data Science, Data Analytics, Information Science, Interactive and Multimedia Graphic Design or a related discipline. 
Expertise in visual design supported by formal training and/or education.
Experience building visualizations using two or more of the following: Python, R, D3, Vega, JavaScript, HTML, Gephi
Familiarity with visualizations of text and network data
Ability to work with complex datasets
Proficiency in graphics software such as Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop is a plus.

Application Requirements:
Resume
Cover Letter
Work Samples 

How to Apply: Please apply on NYU CareerNet, using Job ID 1080753

  • GIS Student Consultant

For GIS Student Consultant there are no positions available currently. However, Data Services is always looking for bright individuals. If you are a full-time student with extensive experience of conducting academic research using one or more of our supported software packages and have a desire to improve your knowledge of research methodologies, please email a resume and a cover letter to data.services@nyu.edu to be considered for potential openings in the following semester.

  • Qualitative Student Consultant

For Qualitative Student Consultant there are no positions available currently. However, Data Services is always looking for bright individuals. If you are a full-time student with extensive experience of conducting academic research using one or more of our supported software packages and have a desire to improve your knowledge of research methodologies, please email a resume and a cover letter to data.services@nyu.edu to be considered for potential openings in the following semester.

  • Quantitative Student Consultant

For Quantitative Student Consultant there are no positions available currently. However, Data Services is always looking for bright individuals. If you are a full-time student with extensive experience of conducting academic research using one or more of our supported software packages and have a desire to improve your knowledge of research methodologies, please email a resume and a cover letter to data.services@nyu.edu to be considered for potential openings in the following semester.