Data Analytics Intern

MITREcorp Mitre Corporation

Spend the summer as part of MITRE’s Data Analytics team, where you will work on a data analytics project (potential topics include big data analytics, data mining, and data visualization) to enable data-driven decisions and insights. Experience with analytic techniques and methods (e.g., supervised and unsupervised machine learning, statistical inference, link analysis, and text mining) as well as software languages is preferred. Relevant software languages and big data technologies include: Java, Python, R, C#, C, SAS, analytic engines, Hadoop, parallelized analytic algorithms, and NoSQL and massively parallel processing databases. The successful candidate will have the ability to formulate problems, prototype solutions, and to analyze results.

This position is for 8-12 weeks in the summer of 2017.

Why Should I Consider MITRE?

Working at MITRE

Key Functions

• Formulate data analytic problems

• Acquire and cleanse data

• Employ analytic methods and techniques

• Develop analytic algorithms

• Analyze data

• Visualize data


VA: McLean Campus

Required Skills:

Hands-on software development skills (Java, R, C++, C#, python, Javascript) with analytic applications and technologies, getting and cleansing data, data storage and retrieval (relational and NoSQL), data analytics and visualization, and cloud-based technologies.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with the Map Reduce programming model and technologies such as Hadoop, Hive, and Pig is a plus

Minimum Education/ Experience

Currently pursuing an undergraduate degree

Travel Statement

No travel required.


Not Required

Clearance Statement

Security Clearance is not required for this initial assignment. However for future opportunities a government security investigation may be required.

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