Urban Data Analyst

WXY Architecture + Urban Design WXY Architecture + Urban Design Diversity Badge Employer:
New York, NY, USLocation:
Tue, Aug 23 '22Posted on:

Who we are

WXY is a multi-disciplinary practice based in New York City. We are planners, urban designers, architects, data analysts, strategists and creative problem solvers. No matter the size, we tackle problems and find solutions. We work to understand a context, and plan with community in mind. We challenge ourselves to face the array of complex problems and commit to solutions that support a healthy and sustainable future.


This role will engage a range of urban planning disciplines, including master planning, zoning, school planning, community engagement, economic development, sustainability, resiliency, and mobility. The role requires performing research, analysis, and writing tasks, developing visual materials, and engaging in discussions related to the studio’s ongoing work and business initiatives.

Strong python skills are required for this role, which will include school boundary modeling.

Skills Required

  • Strong data, analytical research, and mapping (ArcMap or QGIS) skills Fluency in python, particularly with data science packages (pandas,
  • geopandas, numpy, networkx, matplotlib, scipy)
  • Fluency with Adobe CC tools (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop) Strong written & verbal communication
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively, and to successfully manage multiple projects


  • Knowledge of NYC & DMV regions
  • Experience and interest in community-based planning, virtual engagement, school boundary modeling & facility planning, transportation planning with an emphasis on electrification and shared mobility

Salary: We are budgeting $65-$85k p/a for this position, however the eventual offer will be based on your qualifications and experience. An applicant’s experience may also qualify for a Sr. Urban Analyst role.  This is a Full-time position.         

Qualifications: Graduate or undergraduate degree in urban and regional planning, geography, economics, computer science, data science, information science, policy, education.

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation and national origin. WXY is committed to take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified employees and applicants who are disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans, and other protected veterans. WXY is committed to take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities.


Please send a cover letter, work sample, writing sample, and CV in PDF format to with the subject “Urban Data Analyst 2022”

 No phone calls please

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