×

How it works

Find an amazing freelancer

Just tell us about your project and in seconds we'll match you with experts. Quickly browse their profiles and proposals, then hire your favorite.

Get quality work right away

Kickoff your project in hours, not weeks. Instantly scale your team with a skilled specialist, collaborating in your own shared online workspace.

Safe payment, zero worries

Invoicing, payment and tax forms are handled on Upwork. And with Upwork Payment Protection, you only pay for work that's rightly billed.

Get Started

More details? Check out our FAQs

Find the World's Best Data Scientists

Upwork is the leading online workplace, home to thousands of top-rated freelancers. It’s simple to post your job and get personalized bids, or browse Upwork for amazing talent ready to work on your Data Science project today.

Browse Freelancers
Spotify Logo
Pinterest Logo
Eventbrite Logo
Dropbox Logo
BuzzFeed Logo

What our customers are saying


At A Glance: Data Scientists

Data science is about gaining knowledge and insight through the exploration and study of data. It is a complex profession that requires the use of intricate mathematical techniques along with algorithms designed to analyze some of the most challenging business problems. Taking a huge amount of raw data and pulling out the information a business needs is an extremely involved and studious task, and a business can hire data science professionals and consultants on Upwork to collaborate on this project.

Data science is rapidly showing itself to be a crucial element in the development of any business and can cover an array of different projects. For example, data scientists can help with tactical optimization, like looking at the marketing campaigns currently run by a business to establish if they are working and where they could be improved. A similar assessment can be carried out on the business’s processes to look for efficiency improvements and spot potential problems. Data science professionals can even help with automated systems such as fraud detection to help spot a costly mistake or problem before it happens. These experts do predictive work using the data collected to see future trends and events that may be relevant to the business. And perhaps most crucial of all, they can help businesses better understand their customers, particularly what they want and what they may want in the future. By having a deeper understanding of customer behavior, a business can better provide the required products or services, placing it in front of its competitors and engendering customer loyalty.

Community

How Liability Insurance Can Keep You Covered If Your Equipment Fails

You never know when an accident will strike, but particularly when you work in real time—like videographers and photographers—there’s little room for error.

Read More

August 26, 2016

Enterprise Solutions

9 Ways Agencies Can Successfully Scale with Freelancers

Agencies need to ramp up and down based on project needs. See how freelancers can help agencies deliver high-quality work for their clients and successfully scale with demand.

Read More

August 24, 2016

Data

Python: A Powerful Language for High-Traffic, Data-Heavy Apps

Python is hugely valuable to companies that need to quickly prototype new products and data-focused companies that need to integrate statistical analysis into their workflows. In this article, we’ll explore what sets Python apart from other programming languages, why it’s popular with data scientists, and what you should look for in a Python engineer.

Read More

August 23, 2016

Bring your idea to life with a Data Science freelancer now

Get Started