DataGig: The Digital Apprenticeship Marketplace for the nextGen Data Professionals
DataGig is a digital apprenticeship marketplace that helps connect aspiring data scientists with potential employers for their big data and analytics projects on-demand. We connect trained students looking for work experience with business owners looking for data analytics and machine learning work. A student work with a business for free as part of their training for 10 hours a week and up to 3 months. Once students gain experience, they can then earn money as freelance data professionals all through our platform. DataGig apprentice develops professional skills in data analytics, data science, and data engineering. For small businesses, we help them grow by leveraging the labor of our students.
Eunice is the founder at DataGig, a digital apprenticeship marketplace that helps connect aspiring data scientists with potential employers for their big data and analytics projects on-demand. Prior to founding DataGig, Eunice was a Product Consultant and Analyst for the Canadian Business Unit at Apple. She is also a Founder Institute graduate, a program that teaches all facets of start-up development and growth from concept, to fund-raising, to validation and expansion, all the way to exit. Eunice strongly believes in building the next generation of women and minorities in the tech industries. She volunteers by mentoring students at Code2College, a non-profit whose mission is to dramatically increase the number of girls, underrepresented students of color and low-income students who enter STEM degree programs and fields.