Within NYC Opportunity, the Enterprise Data Solutions team takes innovative approaches to link data in a meaningful way as a means to help inform decision-making by City-wide stakeholder groups, including leadership, agencies, providers, and clients. EDS views data as a protected asset that can be responsibly leveraged across digital products to support analytical initiatives, facilitate knowledge sharing, and develop policy strategy.
The Data Scientist will be responsible for supporting research and analysis to better coordinate social services by applying data science techniques to pull insights from large and integrated datasets. The Data Scientist will have a unique opportunity in the City government to directly work with in-house data engineers, data governance specialists, and product managers.
We understand that candidates may not have all of the skills we are seeking below. We encourage those interested to apply even if they do not meet all of them. We are looking for talented individuals to join our team.
A doctorate degree from an accredited college or university with specialization in an appropriate field of physical, biological, environmental or social science, or
A master's degree from an accredited college or university with specialization in an appropriate field of physical, biological, environmental or social science and three years of responsible full-time research experience in the appropriate field of specialization.
This is a permanent, full-time position offering competitive salary and benefits. The salary range for this position is $86,830-$94,761 commensurate with experience and qualifications.
To learn more about the New York City's Employee benefits, visit the NYC Office of Labor Relations.
Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States. We are unable to provide sponsorship to prospective employees.
Please fill out the application form. The form will prompt you to upload a resume and cover letter.
In addition to the application form, candidates will have to complete a separate application on the NYC job portal.
Due to the volume of applications received we may not be able to respond to every application.
This position will require work from our office in Downtown Brooklyn. Please note that as of September 13, 2021, NYC government employees are no longer working remotely.
All new staff are required by the City of New York to be vaccinated against Covid-19.