Intern Data & Analytics Consultant Summer 2019 NYC

Job Title: 
Intern Data & Analytics Consultant Summer 2019 NYC
Job Type: 
Internship
Location: 
New York
Qualifications/Job Description: 

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Responsibilities:
• Assist client(s) in understanding the Data & Analytics (D&A) journey from a high level, as well as its implications
• Participate in the process of designing a solution and the development of the D&A strategy
• Assess, capture, and translate complex business issues and requirements into a structured analytics use case, including rapid learning of industry/domain/client dynamics and development of effective work stream plans.
• Participate in work streams within the team by developing, implementing, testing analytics models and visualizations, and formulating and testing hypotheses.
• Participate in client and market information gathering through interviews, surveys, workshops, and market research. Continuously develop knowledge of emerging technology and analytics techniques
• Understand and articulate technology options available in data management and manipulation, analytics development, requirements, data science options, and preferences for visualizations within sector of specialization.
• Contribute to the successful execution of engagements or projects by raising risks and working as a strong team member. Liaise with technical and subject matter specialists to refine and validate proposed approaches.

Qualifications:
• Knowledge of a consulting environment, an internal strategy/analytics group, or similar atmosphere. Capability of operating in a team environment with high expectations.
• Pursuing a degree from an accredited college or university in a technical or quantitative field. Master’s or MBA degree preferred.
• Working knowledge of topics such as statistics, econometrics, machine learning, operations research, decision science, and cloud computing.
• Sector and/or process-specific knowledge in D&A, including strategy and transformation, design and implementation; understanding of general landscape for data science and big data opportunities; deeper understanding of sector and/or process-specific landscape for opportunities
• Ability to communicate effectively at an analyst level and an emerging ability to communicate at an executive level, across multiple lines of business including IT, analytics and direct business units
• Strong written and communication skills with the ability to explain technical concepts and analytics-driven findings to business people, and to explain business processes, concepts, challenges, and issues to technical resource.
• Ability to travel up to 80% of the time.
• Target graduation Fall 2019 through Summer 2020

Work Authorization

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future.

Company Name: 
KPMG
How To Apply: 
To apply: https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/home/HomeWithPreLoad?PageType=JobDetails&partnerid=25285&siteid=5358&AReq=20153BR#jobDetails=671151_5358
Contact Name: 
Emilie Schneider
Start Date: 
Thursday, January 31, 2019 to Sunday, February 10, 2019
Category: 
Student