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

 

Arkansas Center for Data Sciences Little Rock, AR, USA
10/20/2021
Full time
Arkansas Center for Data Sciences (ACDS) is helping Fellowship Bible Church hire an IT Support Technician  in Little Rock .  This position will provide front line desktop support to Fellowship’s staff across all campuses.  This includes installing, diagnosing, repairing, maintaining and upgrading hardware and software.  This also includes operation of Fellowship’s Church Management System, Ministry Platform.  The Technician will also assist end users by troubleshooting via tickets, Teams messages or in person in a timely and accurate fashion. What's an Apprenticeship? An apprenticeship is a full time position with a focus on learning! During your first year of employment, you are guaranteed formal training, a mentor, and a pay raise! Employers who have committed to the apprenticeship model for hiring are committing to building you and your career. You're encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match the job description. Apprenticeship positions...
Arkansas Center for Data Sciences Little Rock, AR, USA
10/06/2021
Full time
Are you looking for a career in technology, but you're not sure that you have the right skills? You are a perfect candidate for this apprentice program! This program will give you the skills you need for your career.  Arkansas Center for Data Sciences (ACDS) is helping  First Orion  hire a   Software Engineer Apprentice   in   Little Rock, AR.  About the Employer:   First Orion   is a leader in network enterprise solutions, call identification, and call management software, focusing on data-driven call transparency across the calling experience. They help their partners increase consumer satisfaction, reduce risk associated with fraud and compliance, and yield more profitable calling solutions.  What's an Apprenticeship?   An apprenticeship is a full time position with a focus on learning! During your first year of employment, you are guaranteed formal training, a mentor, and a pay raise! Employers who have committed to the apprenticeship model for hiring are...
Arkansas Center for Data Sciences Little Rock, AR, USA
10/06/2021
Full time
Do you have the ability to work independently, take initiative, produce high-level work product, and communicate effectively? This position will be responsible for delivering financial analysis and insights, building and maintaining financial models, including budget modeling, M&A, and forecasting. This is an exciting opportunity to have a positive impact on the lives of others. Arkansas Center for Data Sciences (ACDS) is helping Rock Dental Brands hire a  Financial Planning Analyst  in  Little Rock, AR.  About the employer:  Rock Dental Brands  is an innovative, multi-disciplinary group of practices providing office support to over 80 dental and orthodontic practices. They specialize in Pediatric Dentistry, Orthodontics, General Dentistry, and Oral Surgery. Responsibilities Understand key levers and devise new ways to segment and analyze the business Identify trends and outliers in financial data and translate them into actionable insights for business...
Arkansas Center for Data Sciences Little Rock, AR, USA
10/01/2021
Full time
Do you want to work in a fun and energetic environment where you will be challenged, rewarded, and inspired? This position will be responsible for delivering strategic analysis and insights to the Executive Leadership Team. Additionally, you will work in partnership with business leaders to develop KPIs, provide ongoing reporting and analyze the business impact of strategic initiatives. Arkansas Center for Data Sciences (ACDS) is helping Rock Dental hire a   Data Analyst   in   Little Rock.  About the Employer:   Rock Dental Brands   is an innovative, multi-disciplinary group of practices providing office support to over 80 dental and orthodontic practices. They specialize in Pediatric Dentistry, Orthodontics, General Dentistry, and Oral Surgery. Responsibilities: Understand key levers and devise new ways to segment and analyze the business Proactively identify insights and recommendations for improvement Develop key performance indicators Identify trends,...
Arkansas Center for Data Sciences Little Rock, AR, USA
10/01/2021
Full time
The (non-remote) Junior SQL Developer role is to ensure that all SQL based database systems are functioning efficiently and effectively for proper support of the business requirements. Arkansas Center for Data Sciences (ACDS) is helping   Bumper to Bumper Replacement Auto-Parts   hire a   Junior Data Developer  in   Little Rock .  About the Employer:   Bumper to Bumper has Arkansas roots dating back to 1903. Today they have over 200 locations, across 12 states with 1200 employees. This makes for a massive inventory database which needs to be maintained, updated and migrated during acquisitions. Learn more about their story and the train ride in Conway that sparked it all-   HERE .  Responsibilities: Assists SQL Developers in implementing and continuously improving processes for data conversation from one system another  designing data modeling/analysis services used to mine enterprise systems and applications for knowledge and information that enhance business...
Arkansas Center for Data Sciences 500 President Clinton Ave, Little Rock, AR 72201, USA
09/03/2021
Full time
Calling all stellar communicators with a passion for technology! Interested in gaining top in demand Salesforce certifications to build your tech stack? Are you looking for a more technical position but still want to use your strong written and verbal communication skills? Is your long-term goal to be a Developer, System Admin or Data Analyst working with sales and marketing data to drive business performance? Responsibilities:  Collaborate with mid-level and senior engineers on solution design, architecture, and development Deliver client value by implementing applications and solutions in various platforms, frameworks, and languages Domain specific advisory and subject matter expertise SQL based Query development, data management and optimization Reporting, data mapping and custom data extracts Perform testing and quality assurance practices Understand client’s goals, key performance indicators, priorities, and limitations in order to drive road-map creation...
Arkansas Center for Data Sciences Remote
09/03/2021
Full time
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...