Data Scientist

London, England, United Kingdom · Data Science


FutureLearn is a social learning network that offers a diverse selection of free, high quality online courses from over 100 of the world’s leading universities and other outstanding cultural institutions such as the British Museum, the BFI, the BBC and the British Council. Since we launched at the end of 2013, over 5 million learners have registered from all over the world.

FutureLearn’s vision is to give everyone, everywhere access to learning so that they’re able to solve both personal and world challenges. Our mission is to pioneer the best social learning experiences, which are flexible, effective and rewarding. FutureLearn is an independent commercial company, wholly owned by the UK’s Open University.

FutureLearn is expanding its offer to deliver online degrees and enhance the experience of students learning on campus using FutureLearn.

FutureLearn is backed by the Open University and based in Camden. We offer free online courses run by many leading universities from around the globe.

We're looking for an enthusiastic, collaborative person who loves working with other people and their data to find answers to tricky problems. Once you find an answer you'll be great at communicating those findings in a way that other people understand, but you won't be scared to roll up your sleeves and write some production code if you need to. To help people find this advert, we're calling you a Data Scientist; you might call yourself something different at the moment. But if you think you can help, we want to hear from you.

We're faced with a large number of fascinating problems, many of which you'll be working on, and many more will be discovered over time. Currently we are interested in:


We are looking for people who are:

Please be aware that this is not a remote working role and no recruitment agencies please


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