About LINC Education LINC Education (www.linceducation.com), based in Singapore, is a global pioneer in providing high-touch, high-quality educator-led support services to universities around the world. Its specialist services are highly sought after by university managements and faculty to retain and grow their online student enrolments. LINC’s services are customized for each university, and delivered using a cutting-edge technology platform (LINCtrac) to provide a superior and effective learning experience to students. LINC is managed by education sector professionals with more than 30 years of combined experience and overseen by an advisory board of the best academic professionals in the world. Dr. M Rammohan Rao (ex-Dean, Indian School of Business and ex-Director, IIM Bangalore) and Deepak Chandra (Secretary – Education, Rajiv Gandhi Foundation and ex-Deputy Dean, Indian School of Business) are members of the LINC Board of Advisors. Responsibilities and Duties LINC is seeking experienced faculty members in the field of Cyber Security across a range of subjects including Network Technologies and Security, Ethical Hacking, Digital Forensics, Data Analysis and Visualisation, Cybersecurity Ethics and Cyberspace Policy. As an experienced faculty member (LINC Fellow), the candidate will serve a diverse international student body for Masters-level programs studying at premier Australian universities. LINC Fellows will be the single point-of-contact for the course-in-charge for student academic matters. LINC Fellows would be “actively engaged” on courses expected to range between 8 to 13 weeks at a time. LINC Fellows will work closely under the guidance of the university faculty-in-charge of the course (or subject) and be responsible for providing: • Guidance to a group of 25-30 postgraduate online students to complete the course • Orientation and support in study planning • Support in report writing and research skills • Guidance on relevant reference material • Assessment marking and feedback • Responding to student queries in a timely manner • Managing discussion boards LINC Fellows will be expected to promptly interact with students over telephone and email from locations of their convenience (e.g. home, office etc.). Required Experience, Skills and Qualifications LINC Fellows candidates must meet the following criteria very strictly: • Minimum Education Qualification: Any of the below qualifications with a distinction of first class from a top university in India o Doctoral degree in the Computer Sciences / Information Technology domain OR o Masters e.g. M.Tech. (Cyber Security), M.Tech. (Information Security), M.Sc. (Information Security) OR o Masters (M.Tech., M.Sc., MCA) in Computer Sciences or IT with a PG Diploma in Cyber Security • At least 5 years of work experience, including o At least 1 year of post-graduate level teaching experience in the field of Cyber Security / Information Security • Highly proficient in spoken and written English • Empathetic, ambitious, warm and outgoing personality willing to work closely with people from diverse cultures • Ability to quickly learn and use technology platforms for interacting with student including host university’s LMS and LINCtrac (training on these platforms will be provided). Only candidates based in Mumbai, Pune, Delhi and Bangalore will be considered. Benefits This is a unique opportunity for academic professionals in the field of Cyber Security to: • Interact with high-quality global university faculty • Work with a diverse range of international students • Develop deeper subject understanding • Gain richer academic exposure • Improve interpersonal and cross-cultural skills The role will be PART-TIME (15-20 hours per week) with scheduled weekend availability. Candidate will have flexibility to work from location of their convenience. The role offers a competitive remuneration between INR 30,000-50,000 per month (when the LINC Fellow is actively engaged in a course), and performance incentives.
About UpGrad : About us: UpGrad is an online education platform building the careers of tomorrow by offering the most industry-relevant programs in an immersive learning experience. Our mission is to create a new digital-first learning experience to deliver tangible career impact to individuals at scale. UpGrad currently offers programs in Data Analytics, Product Management, Digital Marketing, and Entrepreneurship, and was rated as one of the top 10 most innovative companies in India for 2017 - https://www.fastcompany.com/most-innovative-companies/2017/sectors/india . We plan to launch 6 more programs in technology and management education. UpGrad is co-founded by 3 IITD alumni, and the 4th co-founder is serial entrepreneur Ronnie Screwvala. UpGrad has a committed capital of 100Cr and in the first year of operations, has built the largest revenue generating online program in India (PG Diploma in Data Analytics) and the largest enrolment online program in India (Startup India learning program). UpGrad is looking for people passionate about management and education to help design learning programs for working professionals to stay sharp and stay relevant and help build the careers of tomorrow. Position : Senior Data Scientist Position Type : Full Time Location : Mumbai Job Description: Are you excited by the challenge and the opportunity of applying data-science and data-analytics techniques to the fast developing education technology domain? Do you look forward to, the sense of ownership and achievement that comes with innovating and creating data products from scratch and pushing it live into Production systems? Do you want to work with a team of highly motivated members who are on a mission to empower individuals through education? If this is you, come join us and become a part of the UpGrad technology team. At UpGrad the technology team enables all the facets of the business - whether it’s bringing efficiency to our marketing and sales initiatives, to enhancing our student learning experience, to empowering our content, delivery and student success teams, to aiding our student’s for their desired career outcomes. We play the part of bringing together data & tech to solve these business problems and opportunities at hand. We are looking for an highly skilled, experienced and passionate data-scientist who can come on-board and help create the next generation of data-powered education tech product. The ideal candidate would be someone who has worked in a Data Science role before wherein he/she is comfortable working with unknowns, evaluating the data and the feasibility of applying scientific techniques to business problems and products, and have a track record of developing and deploying data-science models into live applications. Someone with a strong math, stats, data-science background, comfortable handling data (structured+unstructured) as well as strong engineering know-how to implement/support such data products in Production environment. Ours is a highly iterative and fast-paced environment, hence being flexible, communicating well and attention-to-detail are very important too. The ideal candidate should be passionate about the customer impact and comfortable working with multiple stakeholders across the company. Basic Qualifications: 3+ years of experience in analytics, data science, machine learning or comparable role Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Data Science/Data Analytics, Math/Statistics or related discipline Experience in building and deploying Machine Learning models in Production systems Strong analytical skills: ability to make sense out of a variety of data and its relation/applicability to the business problem or opportunity at hand Strong programming skills: comfortable with Python - pandas, numpy, scipy, matplotlib; Databases - SQL and noSQL Strong communication skills: ability to both formulate/understand the business problem at hand as well as ability to discuss with non data-science background stakeholders Comfortable dealing with ambiguity and competing objectives Preferred Qualifications: Experience in Text Analytics, Natural Language Processing Advanced degree in Data Science/Data Analytics or Math/Statistics Comfortable with data-visualization tools and techniques Knowledge of AWS and Data Warehousing Passion for building data-products for Production systems - a strong desire to impact the product through data-science techniques
Product Manager - Consumer App This role is focused on building consumer-facing applications for Myrsa. You will be responsible for conceptualizing and building user experience across apps/website, dashboards and evolve these to include mpower & vbooku. You will define and manage all critical user journeys and conversion funnels across apps/website be responsible for launch and change management of features going live on apps/website. You will work closely with PMs responsible for all key verticals (health & Wellness, Events, Public Service, Food and sales & Marketing) to create a simple and delightful experience for our users. PMs on the team enjoy a high degree of responsibility and ownership. As a member of the Product Team, you will drive the strategy, roadmap, execution, and growth of a product area. You will work closely with other product managers, engineers, designers, sales, marketing, legal, analytics and do everything (defining requirements, prioritizing, testing, writing copy, tracking metrics etc.) to ship high-quality products. Looking for: User-facing products experience We are looking for folks that have experience with designing simple and intuitive user interfaces – ability to create examples through wireframes and mockups. People who have demonstrated an understanding of consumer behavior and psychology in building products and have a passion for building persuasive, sticky products will be a great fit. Myrsa PMs care not just about the technology but also the psychology that makes great products. Customer Obsession Product Managers at Myrsa are highly customer focussed and are obsessed with the quality of customer experience in all its details Fundamental, Independent and Structured thinking Myrsa is solving tough problems and in a way, no one else is aspiring to. This requires the PMs to bring in independent thought, like to challenge conventional thinking and identify opportunities to drastically simplify and improve ways of doing things, especially using technology. Our PMs are self-driven, like to work fairly independently and can drive progress without needing constant oversight or direction - we are a start-up and in a start-up, things don’t get done unless someone makes them happen every day. Our culture values independence and ownership and we don’t like supervisory overhead :) Skill set: • Basic prototyping and communication of ideas through visual media • Comfort with data, visualizations, and analytics. Knowledge of SQL is a plus • Minimum 3+ years of product management experience in building and shipping consumer products, especially on mobile devices (apps, progressive web)
Responsibilities: Build client related databases by identifying relevant sources and methods of extracting data Maintain databases by constantly updating them based on new findings and progress on client update Assign clients to the Business Team in tandem with strategy set for acquiring clients and tracking progress Report to Operations Team on progress and key pain points along with recommendations for improving the internal BD process Manage data for new and prospective clients, ensuring all communications are logged, information is accurate and documents are attached Required experience and knowledge Highly proficient with MS Excel and MS Word Susceptible to change and ability to grasp new platforms Knowledge of Airtable & Podio would be an added bonus High proficiency in speaking and writing in English. Hindi and Marathi would be an added bonus Analytical and meticulous mindset towards the objective would be an added bonus