CompassRed is a predictive analytics and insights company with offices in Wilmington, DE, and Philadelphia, PA. Our team has depth and experience across multiple industries, covering a wide range of solutions and domains. Our data scientists and analysts are fluent in a wide range of techniques including machine learning, AI, and many forms of visual data storytelling.

CompassRed prides itself on offering our clients a combination of fast and flexible innovation with world-class data know-how.

We are looking for a Data Innovation Lab Fellow to work in the region's first Data Innovation Lab. The Data Innovation Lab will focus on solving COVID-19 induced problems through data driven solutions.

About the Fellowship

Our Data Innovation Lab Fellowship provides a unique opportunity to build and hone your analysis skills on a wide range of real-world challenges. The fellowship is a paid hourly position (40 hours per week) for 12 weeks and will be a mix of remote and onsite work at our Wilmington, DE office. There is a possibility that your fellowship could be extended for additional periods.

Skills and responsibilities

  • Work closely with the data science team to fully understand project requirements
  • Turn business questions into actionable insights through the creation of reports, datasets, visualizations and applications.
  • Understand and apply the role of analytics in the data science continuum - from engineering to science


  • Location:
  • Deadline:


Minimum qualifications

Ideal Candidate:
  • Demonstrate persistence, ability to overcome obstacles
  • Strong desire to improve self and skills
  • Experience working within a data-driven organization
  • Get things done

Preferred qualifications

Key Requirements:
  • A strong understanding of a variety of data science techniques and when to use them
  • Key techniques include classification, clustering, time-series analysis, and regression
  • Programming knowledge and experience in at least one high level language, including R or Python
  • Strong understanding of SQL and ETL techniques
  • Experience with containerization and/or API development preferred
  • Good technical acumen, excellent analytical skills
  • Strong research and investigation skills, attention to details
  • Self managed, strong organizational and time management skills
  • Exemplifies resourcefulness and creativity
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication in English, additional languages advantageous