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Data Analytics Bootcamp Instructor

Upright Education

Upright Education

Data Science
United States
Posted on Wednesday, August 16, 2023

Data Analytics Bootcamp Instructor

Company Overview

Upright is the leading workforce training platform used by colleges, universities, and companies to upskill and reskill workers into high-paying digital careers. Our mission is to establish a network of organizations that collectively serve as the foremost change agent in advancing workforce prosperity.

Why Work at Upright?

  • A mission-driven organization dedicated to making a difference.
  • Work alongside a team of insanely talented professionals.
  • Backed by the biggest names in the industry.

Job Description

We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Data Analytics Bootcamp Instructor to join our dedicated team. As an Instructor, you will play a pivotal role in guiding and instructing learners through our comprehensive bootcamp curriculum. You will facilitate engaging and interactive sessions, review lessons, lead workshops, and inspire participants to thrive in their data analytics journey.


  • Conduct engaging and interactive classes on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM EST.
  • Review and facilitate lesson retrospectives on Mondays and Wednesdays, helping learners reinforce their understanding of the curriculum.
  • Lead Thursday workshops in a collaborative and hands-on style, guiding learners through real-world data projects, exercises, and analysis challenges.
  • Foster a supportive and inclusive learning environment that encourages critical thinking, problem-solving, and continuous improvement.
  • Provide personalized feedback and guidance to learners on their data projects, analysis techniques, and assignments.
  • Collaborate with the curriculum development team to enhance the bootcamp curriculum based on industry trends and learner feedback.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest data analytics tools, techniques, and technologies to deliver high-quality instruction.
  • Instruct and support learners in their career development, helping them prepare for success in the data analytics field.
  • To be clear, you are NOT responsible for connecting learners to jobs, utilizing your professional networks, or providing leads for which you do not feel comfortable. Our learners succeed because they are prepared, aware, and realistic. This is not a “pay to play” situation. We have an amazing career services team and welcome your input to improve our process!


  • Proven experience in data analytics (3-5 years), with a strong portfolio showcasing data analysis projects.
  • Proficiency in data analytics tools such as Python, R, SQL, Excel, or similar.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to explain complex data concepts in a clear and accessible manner.
  • Knowledge of data analysis methodologies, statistical techniques, and data visualization best practices.
  • Ability to create an engaging and motivating learning environment that promotes active participation and collaboration.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple responsibilities effectively.
  • A passion for education, a growth mindset, and a commitment to empowering learners.