The Open Data Institute has Multiple Openings in Shoreditch, UK. According to the institute, “The UK is the first country in the world to create a body solely dedicated to the business of utilising Open Data. The world’s first Open Data Institute (ODI) is being established and will incubate, nurture and mentor new businesses exploiting Open Data for economic growth. We will provide an exhilarating, stimulating, innovative and engaging environment based in the heartland of London start-ups, Shoreditch. The ODI will be the place that develops the very best UK talents in Open Data; a focal point where current and future entrepreneurs and developers, technologist and creatives meet, share ideas, make things happen and drive growth. We have set ourselves the goal of achieving ambitious targets in a short space of time and we recognise that to achieve this we need to bring on board enthusiastic, committed and creative team members.”

One opening is for a Data Scientist: “We are looking for a Data Scientist with experience to be able to wrangle openly published data and to support those combining it with other sources of information.  This will include transforming data in a variety of formats and performing statistical analyses over large datasets. This role will be part of a development team that will be involved in a range of tasks including maintaining the ODI’s own webspace and infrastructure, developing prototypes, contributing to open sources tools and project work with both data owners and consumers.”

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