Data and Analytics Intern

Equifax - Alpharetta, GA3.6

Full-time
Summer 2019 Internship: May 20, 2019-August 9, 2019

Data Quality Management
Utilize data handling/profiling/mining tools to develop data quality metrics and business intelligence
Collaborate with Business Analysts to develop and test business rules for the correct handling and usage of data, including developing metrics and reports
Present reports to all levels of management to summarize analytic projects, data quality and usage metrics, and data integration intelligence
Execute ad hoc data analyses in response to business requests
Lead design and execution of complex projects and proofs of concept combining currently available data with new data sources
Independently carry out validations and analysis projects
Evaluate new analytic tools and techniques and mentor team members in their use
Review end-to-end deliverables of analytical solutions to ensure proper use and quality results
Create detailed documentation outlining design and technical specifications
Participate in collaborative software and system design and development for new platforms, products and service

Customer Value Creation
Understand internal and external customer business needs and translate them into project design and data-driven insight
Work with the analytics team on the formation of new analytic solutions
Communicate and consult with sales and product management on technical and non-technical issues
Explore and evaluate new concepts, technologies and industry trends related to data analytics and data supply chain management

Skills/Experience
Bachelor’s degree in a technical or quantitative field like information management, statistics, engineering, mathematics, operations research or related field; M.S. or PhD. a plus
Experience in credit risk, telecommunications, financial services, marketing, fraud, or insurance
SQL experience and knowledge required.
Python exposure and/or experience important.
Spark exposure and/or experience a plus.
Analytic programming and automation skills such as R or SAS.
Strong aptitude and proven ability to develop data-driven solutions to meet business objectives
Experience or coursework with ingesting, analyzing and summarizing large data sets
Experience with data handling/quality/BI tools (e.g., SAS, DataStage/InfoSphere, RedPoint DM/DataLever, Tableau/Spotfire)
Experience with Big Data ecosystem (e.g., Hadoop, Greenplum, Hive/Pig) and/or distributed computing
Experience operating in a Unix/Linux environment
Experience deriving insight from large amounts (terabytes) of diverse customer data
Strong analytical skills as evidenced by quantitatively and qualitatively analyzing product concepts, strategic opportunities and competitive threats
Excellent verbal and written communication skills presenting complex analytical results to technical and non-technical audiences
Comfort multi-tasking in a fast paced environment and energized by change and new opportunities, while disciplined in engineering practices and thinking
Excellent organizational and project management skills and focuses on the highest priorities first.

The Perks of being part of the Equifax Team?
This position sits in our JVWhite, Alpharetta location as a primary work site and our One Atlantic Station location as a secondary worksite. Our Alpharetta location is a technology hub with a third building under renovations as of January 2019! Our Midtown OAC location is a state of the art office with amazing city views, and offers free parking, too (who doesn't love free?).
You will interface with internal stake holders, external business owners and work across multiple technologies and platforms. At Equifax, we invite your ideas and curiosity – your voice will be heard!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
To speak to us about this role in more detail apply online.

Primary Location: USA-Atlanta JV White

Function: Function - Internships

Schedule: Full time