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RA2 is a technology and analytics consultancy leading initiatives for a variety of clients in Canada, Australia and the UK. Our work focuses on understanding the networks and narratives that shape decision making. RA2 works with clients that are interested in advancing policy, building common understanding, improving communications, understanding their stakeholders and reaching new audiences. These clients include non-profit foundations, commercial companies, political parties, and advocacy groups.
Our team uses a combination of machine learning, natural language processing, statistics, network analysis and data mining to explore human behaviour and social systems. Beyond technical expertise, team members are intellectually curious and draw on methods from across political science, psychology, sociology and other disciplines to deliver value for our clients.
Applicants must be able to effectively support multiple concurrent projects with competing timelines and exhibit versatility across project components (programming, design, data analysis, reporting, etc.). The ideal candidate should be creative, comfortable working in a production-oriented environment and able to work independently when needed.
The Data Scientist will assume the following responsibilities:
The ideal candidate will have a unique combination of the following skills and experience:
In addition, the following skills and experience are considered assets:
Experience comes in many forms and it’s possible that the best candidate may not tick all the boxes defined here. If this sounds like you, we still encourage you to apply!
Above all, we are looking for creative thinking, commitment to excellence and curiosity.
RA2 is based in Calgary, Alberta and conducts work locally and internationally. The Data Scientist will be based in our Calgary office with flexible work hours and the option to work remotely from time-to-time. We value lifelong learning and professional development, and, every day, time is set aside for team members to pursue their interests and develop new skills.
We are currently accepting applications for this position and will continue to accept applications until the role is filled. Interested candidates are invited to submit a cover letter and resume:
The cover letter should emphasize the following topics:
We thank all candidates for their interest. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.Apply Now