Data Analyst Intern

Remote

Job Type

4 months internship

About the Role

As a Data Scientists/Analysts intern at Scholar Pathways, your role will help in analyzing large amounts of raw information to find patterns that will help expand Scholar Pathways' data base. You will be working on building data products to extract valuable business insights. In this role, you should be highly analytical with strong passion for machine learning, research. Critical thinking and problem-solving skills are essential for interpreting data.

This internship is a semester-long opportunity. Interns are welcome to do this internship for credit, and we are more than happy to be of any assistance in making that possible. However, should the opportunity of doing an internship for credit become limited, this internship operates as UNPAID. Moreover, please note that we are working 100% remotely. Therefore, we will be using Zoom for conference calls and regular meetings. Interns must have an electronic device that allows them to comfortably access the internet and perform the multiple tasks mentioned above. A laptop, for example, with reliable access to the internet is highly recommended.

The head of the Tech Department, Ziad Sakr, will be in touch with you soon should you qualify for the interview process. Please allow three to five business days for the review process.

Requirements

  • Identify valuable data sources and automate collection processes

  • Undertake preprocessing of structured and unstructured data

  • Analyze large amounts of information to discover trends and patterns

  • Build predictive models and machine-learning algorithms

  • Combine models through ensemble modeling

  • Present information using data visualization techniques

  • Propose solutions and strategies to business challenges

  • Collaborate with the marketing and research development teams


Qualifications:



  • Proven experience as a Data Scientist or Data Analyst

  • Experience in data mining

  • Understanding of machine-learning and operations research

  • Knowledge of Python and SQL; familiarity with R.

  • Strong math skills (e.g. statistics, algebra)

  • Problem-solving

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field; graduate degree in Data Science or other quantitative field is preferred

About the Company

Scholar Pathways is a Limited Liability Company that assists learners from across the globe with international placements using a multilingual and personalized approach. By combining the expertise of academic advisors with the power of state-of-the-art educational technology, Scholar Pathways utilizes targeted research to match students with potential placements to ensure a smooth application process.