Data Scientist Intern

Data Scientist Intern

Nashville, TN 2016-11-04 - –

Asurion Asurion

Internship Description

This intern will develop
functional competency in analyzing and evaluating present and/or proposed
procedures and data to design business aligned solutions. The intern will
obtain, document, and translate detailed specifications for desired output
information requirements for a specific technology platform.

Throughout the 10-week, 40hr/week
internship, the intern will work with data science professionals and will
receive training/guidance from these professionals on a weekly basis. If the intern performs well throughout the
internship, there will be opportunities for fulltime employment once the intern
graduates.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assists
    in gathering, analyzing and reporting business data and inputs
  • Works
    on focused tasks within projects
  • Assists
    with the development, coordination, and implementation of plans to test business
    and functional processes

Qualifications

  • Rising senior
    or graduate student in Fall 2016, expected graduation either Fall 2017 or
    Spring 2018
  • BS or MS in
    Computer Science w/ coursework in data science/analytics and statistics
  • Possesses
    basic analytical skills
  • Knowledge
    of technical and business writing
  • Ability
    to build functional knowledge in specific technology platform or focus areas
  • Hadoop
    developer a plus
  • Hands on
    development with Hive, Pig, SCALA, Python or SparkSQL
  • Knowledge
    of ELT processes or Data Sciences oriented

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