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Here are the open positions available at Fraym

GIS Data Analyst Positions - Washington DC

Fraym, a data analytics venture, is seeking several GIS Data Analysts to support the rapid growth of our business. Copernicus is a proprietary geospatial platform that transforms decision-making on the African continent through customized subnational data and analytical tools. We currently track economic, consumer, and social indicators across roughly 200 African cities and almost any customizable geography across North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa.

The successful candidate will have a strong GIS and quantitative background, experience working with GISapplications (e.g.ArcGISorR), and an entrepreneurial mindset. Preference will be given to applicants with experience in remote sensing, machine learning, predictive analytics, and/or experience on the African continent.

This position will perform a range of duties including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Working with large geostatistical datasets and large household surveys to expand, deepen, and refine the Fraym data platform.
  • Building and adapting machine learning algorithms to detect geospatial features.
  • Supporting customized client engagements (e.g., investors, corporates, policymakers, and development agencies).
  • Preparing analytical products, including presentations, briefings, and other materials.
  • Supporting the development of product offerings and capabilities such as machine learning applications and data subscription packages.

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications and skills:

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in a related field.
  • One or two years of work experience is preferred but not required.
  • Training in satellite imagery analysis, spatial surface interpolation, network analysis, and/or other types of GIS analysis.
  • Training in statistical methods and/or econometrics is preferred.
  • Essential software skills: ArcGIS and/or R (e.g. sp and ggplot2 packages). Other software skills (e.g. Stata) are a definite plus.
  • Outstanding communication and writing skills.
  • Entrepreneurial mindset; confidence and can-do attitude; ability to advance discrete projects both independently and as part of a small team.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to interact with senior executives.

Fraym offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience and a full benefit package.

Interested applicants should send a resume, cover letter, and sample work product to r.morello@fraym.io.

Associate Data Analyst and Data Analyst Positions – Washington DC

Fraym, a data analytics venture, is seeking several associate data analysts and data analysts to support the rapid growth of our business. Fraym is a proprietary geospatial platform that transforms decision-making on the African continent through customized subnational data and analytical tools. We currently track economic, consumer, and social indicators across roughly 200 African cities spread across North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa.

The successful candidate will have a strong quantitative background, experience working with statistical packages (Stata or R), and an entrepreneurial mindset. Preference will be given to applicants with experience in geospatial analysis, machine learning, and/or experience on the African continent.

This position will perform a range of duties including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Working with large household survey datasets to expand, deepen, and refine the Fraym data platform.
  • Supporting customized client engagements (e.g., investors, corporates, policymakers, and development agencies).
  • Preparing analytical products, including presentations, briefings, and other materials.
  • Supporting the development of product offerings and capabilities such as machine learning applications and data subscription packages.

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications and skills:

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in a related field.
  • One or two years of experience applying quantitative methods is preferred but not required.
  • Training in statistical methods, econometrics, and/or geospatial analysis.
  • Essential software skills: Stata for descriptive and econometric analysis of African household survey data. Other software skills (especially ArcGIS, R, and machine learning) are a definite plus.
  • Outstanding communication and writing skills.
  • Entrepreneurial mindset; confidence and can-do attitude; ability to advance discrete projects both independently and as part of a small team.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to interact with senior executives. Fraym offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience and a full benefit package.

Interested applicants should send a resume, cover letter, and sample Stata .do file to r.morello@fraym.io.

Communications Associate – Washington DC

Fraym is a venture-backed geospatial data company focused on Africa and other emerging markets. Our proprietary database is the world’s best source of granular, subnational data on African consumers. Our clients include investors, Fortune 500 companies, development agencies, governments, and development finance institutions. We’re looking for a new colleague to help us tell our story.

We will expect you to:

  • Produce excellent content for blogs, articles, proposals, pitches, and the website
  • Maintain a schedule for creating and publishing content
  • Edit written and visual content and give useful guidance to colleagues
  • Manage and expand our web and social media presence
  • Learn to be the ‘face’ of Fraym at priority events
  • Potentially be available for domestic or international travel
  • Do whatever else it takes to build the brand and grow the business

You should have:

  • Extraordinary writing skills (with ample evidence)
  • Demonstrated entrepreneurial inclination—and proof that you’re a self-starter
  • Experience selling something
  • Exposure to statistics and data
  • Background in marketing, strategic communications, journalism, or something similar
  • At least 1-2 years of real-world experience
  • A bachelor’s or a master’s degree

Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary
  • Full benefits package
  • The opportunity to help build a dynamic new company

Send an application email to d.homer@fraym.io. At a minimum, include a resume, a cover letter, and a writing sample.

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