Data Scientist & Lead Teacher

Le Wagon is a coding bootcamp that brings technical skills to creative people. Founded in Paris in 2014, we now have campuses in 40 cities around the world, including Berlin, Munich, London, Tel Aviv, Rio, Bali and more! 🌍

We have been voted #1 coding bootcamp worldwide on SwitchUp and CourseReport with over 10.000 alumni.In order to realise our ambitions and support our global expansion, we are looking for an experienced Data Scientist & Lead Teacher to join our team in Berlin! 🇩🇪

Working closely with our Head of Data Science and other Lead Teachers, you will play a key role in delivering a transformative educational experience to each and every student. You will be part of a mission to cultivate the next generation of tech workers and entrepreneurs. 🚀

You will spend 2/3 of your time teaching and managing the bootcamp, with 1/3 of your time working with our internal data team to improve Le Wagon\’s products and processes. You will be teaching best practices in foundational programming, Decision Science, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, and Data Engineering during our full-time and part-time bootcamps 👩‍🏫


  • Teaching students on our Data Science Bootcamp
  • Tracking students learning progress through the bootcamp
  • Overseeing the teaching team before and after the bootcamp
  • Managing students and teams during project weeks
  • Create and communicate a schedule of teachers / TAs
  • Develop new features for one of Le Wagon\’s products
  • Attend engineering weeks in Paris or remotely to discuss product development
  • Have regular 1:1s with the development management team in Paris

ABOUT YOU â­ï¸

  • You are fluent in English
  • You have a minimum 3+ years of coding experience with Python (pandas, numpy, sklearn, keras), sql, airflow, GCP within a company environment.
  • You have a master-level scientific background
  • You love teaching and making complexity intuitive to understand
  • You have excellent problem-solving & synthesis skills
  • You have a high level of autonomy and enjoy working in a team
  • You are a clear communicator, both written and verbal.
  • You are sociable and happy to spend time with students
  • You are passionate about technology, education and entrepreneurship


Minimum 3+ years of experience in Data Science or Data Engineering


  • Zoom interview with Germany Manager and City Manager
  • Zoom interview with Head of Data Science & Lead Teachers
  • Zoom interview with CTO


  • Salary to be discussed before first interview
  • Yearly retreat with 150+ employees from Le Wagon around the world – previously Lisbon, Essaouira and Bordeaux
  • Yearly training budget of €1000 on personal development
  • Travel to London and Paris on occasions throughout the year (post-COVID)
  • Possibility to work remotely when not teaching or managing students