Tutor (External Contractor) - Data Fundamentals Nanodegree (Africa)

Udacity

Contract Position

Summary

This job is for a Tutor (External Contractor) in the Data Fundamentals Nanodegree program in Africa. The tutor will provide technical support to students, facilitate community engagement, and organize various activities such as webinars and technical challenges. Fluency in English, technical competence in Python and data-related skills, and experience in teaching and public speaking are required qualifications for this position.

What you'll do

  • Provide technical support for students daily over an online community forum
  • Answer questions around course content over the forum and facilitate content for students who get stuck in learning
  • Participate in organizing community activities in coordination with the forum’s admin to ensure a fun and engaging learning environment and to help in improving students’ progress (such as online webinars, technical quizzes, technical challenges..etc)
  • Share interesting extracurricular information over its dedicated categories, such as content-related news articles and useful resources to enrich the personal and professional aspects of the community
  • Attend regular online meetings/ office hours with Udacity representatives through zoom, the online forum, or other medians if needed
  • Be responsive over close groups and discussions with Udacity representatives
  • Provide students with 1:1 support over the community forum or using other medians if needed
  • Tutors should check their private tutor’s category on the forum on a daily basis to be up to date with all the latest news from your peer tutors, community moderators, and your Udacity community manager

Requirements

  • English fluency is a must
  • Technical Competence: Python, using libraries like NumPy and Pandas, Inferential statistics and probability, SQL, Data Wrangling, Data Visualization
  • Udacity Graduate is a plus
  • Experience teaching technical concepts and public speaking
  • Experience organizing technical talks, events, or forums
  • Strong interpersonal skills and confidence to lead a group of students
  • Students-oriented mindset and focus on understanding their problems
  • Innovative approach and proactivity with students that need help
  • Positive character, trusted by the students, creating emotional ties in the group
  • Existing tech network and experience in technical conversations & discussions
  • Flexibility at their current job to take this challenge as a part-time, external contractor

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Location

Africa

Contract Length

Ongoing

Compensation

The compensation for this position is not listed.

Keywords

python numpy pandas inferential statistics probability sql data wrangling data visualization

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