University City District (UCD) is a non-profit, special services district that leverages a unique partnership of universities, health systems, large and small businesses and community groups to invest in public spaces, address public maintenance and public safety issues, bring life to commercial corridors, promote job growth and innovation, and connect low income residents to career opportunities.
University City District prides itself on being a strongly data-driven organization. The Data Scientist position is an exciting opportunity to help understand the many dimensions of the neighborhood that UCD serves, guide the efforts of the organization, and inform its communications. The position will report to the Vice President of Planning & Economic Development and work closely with the President, VP of Workforce Innovation, Director of Communications, and Director of Public Safety to support data needs across the organization. Data initiatives span areas from public safety to real estate to transportation to market research to institutional procurement to workforce development.
The Data Scientist is responsible for research and analysis across a wide range of areas impacting everyone who lives, works, or spends time in University City. As a growing organization with evolving and expanding needs, the position is a good fit for someone with a wide range of interests who enjoys and responds well to new research and analysis challenges.