Data Science Analyst, Level 2

K12 Inc.
Herndon, VA, United States
Sep 06, 2019
Requisition Number 19-3571
Title Data Science Analyst, Level 2
City Herndon State VA

The Data Science Analyst, Level 2 assists in the preparation, design and execution of analyses relating to the academic and business outcomes of K12 schools and services. The position participates as a member of the data science team in identifying and analyzing school data, proprietary data, and third-party data to answer thoughtful and relevant research questions and provide replicable, well-documented analyses with clear confidence intervals.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS, DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• Performs data collection, organization and modeling improving academic and business at K12;
• Drafts reports summarizing analyses conducted and presentations that provide high-level overviews of methodology (design and analysis) and major conclusions, constraints or cautions, specific action recommendations, and mechanism for assessing outcomes of those actions.
• Prioritizes replicable work, posts all code and documentation in shared repositories;
• Collects data routinely and independently as requested to monitor and report on implementation of specific initiatives;

• Bachelor's degree in Information Analytics, Computer Science, Statistics or a related field, or equivalent training
• Five (5) years of relevant professional experience, including at least three (3) years of experience performing action and outcome-oriented data analysis.
• Demonstrated success in working collaboratively with other professional staff
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Experience coding statistical and/or machine learning models in R or Python
• Experience writing queries in SQL
• Ability to travel up to 10% of the time
• Ability to pass required background check


• Experience in K12 education as a teacher or researcher
• Coursework specific to research design, evaluation, and statistical analysis
• Experience and training in data science
• Master's degree in relevant field
• Excel VBA

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