Arkansas Center for Data Sciences

ACDS serves as a non-profit dedicated to recruiting and training top Data Science and IT talent for corporations in the State of Arkansas. We partner with companies large and small across all industries to facilitate apprenticeship programs in occupations such as: Cyber Security, Data Analyst, Data Developers, SQL Analyst & other IT related jobs. 

Interested in building a career in the dynamic, fast-paced and ever-growing field of technology? An apprenticeship with one of many Arkansas employers is the perfect place to start. We'll help you begin!

Arkansas Center for Data Sciences (ACDS) provides the curriculum to teach the required general skills, with a customized portion of the curriculum allowing individual corporations to teach its own specific culture, processes and tools.

Our vision is for Arkansas to be a global leader in the transformation of existing industries through the application of data analytics and related computing capabilities involving the integration of technical and business skills, advancement of talent pipelines and ongoing upgrades to relevant workforce skills.

 

Our strategic priorities include:

  • ​Bridging the gap between corporate Arkansas’ growing tech demand and the talent available to supply it.
  • Aligning a ready-to-contribute tech supply to corporate Arkansas’ ever-increasing tech demand.
  • Building awareness on the advantages of using apprenticeships to identify and develop specific IT talent.

The Arkansas Center for Data Sciences (ACDS) began with the Governor’s Blue Ribbon Commission and is considered critical to the success of Arkansas as having its leading industries and companies competing in data analytics and computing.

Learn about how we can help your job search at https://www.acds.co/careers and view current apprenticeship openings HERE OR  https://grnh.se/f5f1df7d2us

 

03/23/2022
Internship
Arkansas Center for Data Sciences Fayetteville, AR, USA
Are you starting your IT career and looking for your first  real-world position ? Have you been your family’s go to  IT Technician  or maybe you’ve  built a few apps  to level up your self-taught  coding skills ? ACDS is growing our successful Work Based Learning Internship program and would love to talk to you! What is an internship?   An internship is a chance for you to put your IT Training to use and work with real IT professionals! (oh, and get paid!)  We have partnered with IT companies across the state of Arkansas to offer opportunities in Web Development and IT Operations positions (Cyber, Help Desk, Networking).  These positions look a little different than a typical college internship; positions are filled based on employer demand and timing, and are designed to roll into full time apprenticeships after the 3-6 month internship.  What will you do?  You will work on a real IT project and have a professional mentor along the way. Work...
03/23/2022
Internship
Arkansas Center for Data Sciences Little Rock, AR, USA
Are you starting your IT career and looking for your first  real-world position ? Have you been your family’s go to  IT Technician  or maybe you've built your own  home network and firewall set up ? ACDS is growing our successful Work Based Learning Internship program and would love to talk to you! What is an internship?   An internship is a chance for you to put your IT Training to use and work with real IT professionals! (oh, and get paid!)  We have partnered with IT companies across the state of Arkansas to offer opportunities in Web Development and IT Operations positions (Cyber, Help Desk, Networking).  These positions look a little different than a typical college internship; positions are filled based on employer demand and timing, and are designed to roll into full time apprenticeships after the 3-6 month internship.  What will you do?  You will work on a real IT project and have a professional mentor along the way. Manage service requests,...
03/23/2022
Full time
Arkansas Center for Data Sciences Little Rock, AR, USA
Arkansas Center for Data Sciences (ACDS) is helping WEHCO Media hire a Marketing SQL Analyst   in Little Rock .  About the Employer:   WEHCO Media , parent company of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and additional media properties across multiple states, is searching for a Data Analyst to join our fast-growing team. Using data driven solutions, the Data Analyst will be responsible for maintaining internal business intelligence, metrics, reporting, and modeling of data to support the organization. The Data Analyst will work hand in hand with business, technology, circulation, sales acquisition, and retention teams to help surface and guide new strategies related to subscription growth by providing meaningful analysis to drive business decisions. Responsibilities: Use modern testing methodologies for measuring success across acquisition channels via multivariate campaign testing, funnel visualization, conversion tracking. A strong understanding of persona-based...
03/23/2022
Full time
Arkansas Center for Data Sciences Bentonville, AR, USA
Calling all data lovers in Northwest Arkansas. Self-taught, Datacamp bootcampers, or  current reporting analysts  wanting to take your career to the next level in Data Science and Analytics! If you have a solid understanding within  Mathematics & Statistics  and are interested in using  AI, Automation & Machine Learning , we want to talk to you! ACDS is helping our company partner to add  10 Junior Data Science Apprentices  to their team in Northwest Arkansas. This is a great mid seniority-level job opportunity to help expand your analytical and technical skills in Data Science.  Job Responsibilities:     Support the identification of the most suitable source for data and propose simple models by developing initial drafts. Conduct exploratory data analysis activities (for example, basic statistical analysis, hypothesis testing, statistical inferences). Define and finalize features based on model responses and introduce new or revised features...
03/23/2022
Full time
Arkansas Center for Data Sciences Bentonville, AR, USA
Are you a current   Data Analyst   running reports & creating dashboards wanting to take your career to the next level as a   Data Scientist ? If you have a solid understanding within   Mathematics & Statistics   with basic programming skills and interested in using   AI, Automation & Machine Learning , we want to talk to you! ACDS is helping our company partner to add  10 Junior Data Science Apprentices  to their team in Northwest Arkansas. This is a great mid seniority-level job opportunity to help expand your analytical and technical skills in Data Science. The employer is a Fortune 50 retailer with global presence offers stellar benefits (medical, vision & dental), company paid life insurance and stock options.  Job Responsibilities:    Support the identification of the most suitable source for data and propose simple models by developing initial drafts. Conduct exploratory data analysis activities (for example, basic statistical analysis,...
03/23/2022
Full time
Arkansas Center for Data Sciences Remote
The goal of the   ReSkill Arkansas   program is to help unemployed or underemployed individuals find stable, good-paying careers at no cost to you through IT training programs and Apprenticeships. We want to help increase the technical skills of Arkansans and make you aware of the IT career paths available! Individuals with technology focused training and experience find their skills in demand throughout the state of Arkansas. Many jobs and training programs in the technology professions can be done from the comfort of your own home. Technology professions in all industries rely on a diverse workforce to ultimately reach success and you can be a part of that success! Get started today on your path to a tech career in Arkansas by applying for our free assessment at  https://grnh.se/ebcebda32us ! ReSkill Arkansas participants receive the following resources (FREE) Online self-paced training topics including Cybersecurity, HTML/CSS programming, SQL querying, and...
03/23/2022
Full time
Arkansas Center for Data Sciences Conway, AR, USA
Calling all self-taught or boot campers with a passion for technology! Arkansas Center for Data Sciences (ACDS) is helping   Gainwell   add   2 0 C/Unix Programmer Analysts  to their team! This position is based out of Conway but is currently remote.  About the Employer:   Gainwell is the leading provider of technology solutions that are vital to the administration and operations of health and human services programs. Gainwell is a new company with over 50 years of proven experience, a reputation for service excellence and unparalleled industry expertise. We offer clients scalable and flexible solutions for their most complex challenges. These capabilities make us a trusted partner for organizations seeking reliability, innovation and transformational outcomes. Responsibilities: Support application development of Medicaid Payer Systems including design, development, and testing. Able to create highly complex design documents and translate them into...
11/17/2021
Full time
Arkansas Center for Data Sciences Fayetteville, AR, USA
Are you someone that has a foundational understanding of development or programming concepts, but want to take a less traditional path to achieve it? Arkansas Center for Data Sciences (ACDS) is helping   Affirma   hire a Salesforce Developer .   Affirma Consulting is a young, fast paced, award winning tech company ranked one of the "Top 5 Best Mid-Size Companies to Work For" by the Seattle Business magazine. Affirma is an award-winning consultancy specializing in Mobile, Cloud, Business Intelligence, SharePoint, Technology Infrastructure, Custom Development, Visual Design, and Staffing Services. We focus on delivering true, measurable business value to our clients. We have top industry customer satisfaction and are dedicated to delivering dependable and reliable solutions that exceed client expectations. Affirma's motto is quality solutions on budget, on time, every time. The Sharepoint Developer will work onsite with our CRM team delivering custom end-to-end solutions...