• Full Time
  • Port Elizabeth
  • December 8, 2023

Jendamark

Odin Education, an exciting EdTech startup revolutionizing education for children worldwide, is seeking a skilled Data Visualization Officer. Our mission is to provide a comprehensive ecosystem of hardware, software, and human support, driven by our flagship product—a seamlessly cloud-connected tablet for every child. Serving over 1,300 users and with plans to expand to 10,000 users and beyond, we are creating waves in the educational landscape.
We are looking for a dynamic individual who shares our passion and vision and can leverage data to enhance our services and impact. If you have a knack for making complex data digestible and visually appealing, we would love to hear from you.

Basic Requirements:

  • Formal Tertiary education: A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Data Analytics, Statistics, or a related field.
  • Languages:
    • English – Read, write and speak (required)
    • Afrikaans – Read, write and speak (optional)
    • German – Speak (advantageous)
  • Drivers Licence: Code 8 (required)

Experience:

  • Demonstrated proficiency in data visualization software, preferably Metabase and similar software.
  • Proven experience in creating effective data visualizations and dashboards.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.

Job Objectives:

  • As our Data Visualization Officer, you will play a vital role in translating complex data into understandable and visually appealing formats to enhance our services and impact. You will be responsible for creating compelling dashboards, auditing data quality, researching new visualization trends, and collaborating with our leadership team to identify opportunities for visual improvement.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, and maintain compelling dashboards that present data in an engaging and understandable format for internal departments, aiding in performance improvement
  • Regularly audit the data on our system’s back-end, spotting errors, and liaise with the software maintenance team to rectify them promptly
  • Stay at the forefront of data visualization trends, researching and integrating innovative software and techniques to ensure Odin Education remains best-in-class in visual data representation
  • Work in collaboration with the Head of Odin Education to identify opportunities for visual improvement, ensuring our visualizations lead to meaningful behavioural changes across various functions.

Join us in our journey of shaping the future of education. At Odin, you will be part of an innovative start-up environment where your contributions make a real difference. We promote a culture of continuous learning, collaboration, and innovation, offering ample opportunities for professional growth.

Interested applicants, please send in your resume along with a portfolio showcasing your proficiency in data visualization.

Odin Education is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Help us continue our mission of revolutionizing education through innovative technology. Apply today to become our Data Visualization Officer.

Preference will be given to employees from the designated groups in line with the provisions of the Employment Equity Act, No. 55 of 1998

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