Intern, Advanced Analytics, Chicago

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Intern, Advanced Analytics, Chicago

Chicago, IL
  • Responsibilities

    Cutting-edge, high-profile, game-changing work - just another day as an Data Analytics at Avanade

    Avanade’s North American Internship Program was created for one purpose: revolutionize the way we design and deliver engaging, connected experiences for our clients and their customers. Through the combination of creative and technology expertise, our digital interns will spend their time creating never-before-seen, radical and exciting solutions to our clients’ biggest business challenges. If you’re interested in having an impact on tomorrow’s digital landscape, then let us know who you are, what you do, and why we’d be crazy not to bring you on board.

    During our 10-week internship program, you will have the opportunity to experience our culture, build your network and apply your education, while gaining real-world experience. You’ll spend your summer taking on a variety of roles with some fun along the way. The experience only lasts the summer, but will open up a lifetime of opportunity.

    As an Analyst within Advanced Analytics, you will apply your understanding of complex data analysis and modeling to help project teams extract value from their data. You will work under the direction of other team members to support question formulation, design, research and development, implementation and testing.

  • Qualifications
    • College Junior-standing, with target graduation date between December 2019 and June 2020
    • Pursuit of a Bachelor’s degree in a technology-related discipline
    • Major GPA of a 3.0 or above. Cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above (3.0 or above highly desired)
    • Creative mind and collaborative spirit
    • Experience with at least one key analytics tools (e.g., R, SAS, SPSS, MATLAB, MicroStrategy, Tableau, Power BI, SQL, Python)
    • Knowledge of data mining, analysis and modeling of large scale, complex data sets
    • Knowledge of statistical analysis, quantitative analytics, forecasting/predictive analytics, multivariate testing (A/B testing) and optimization algorithms
    • Ability to explain complex analytical methodologies and concepts in non-technical language
    • Exceptional written and verbal communication and presentation skills

    Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 27,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation.

    Avanade® Is An Equal Opportunity Employer. Avanade prohibits discrimination and harassment against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, veteran, military or marital status, genetic information or any other protected status.

  • Industry
    Information Technology and Services
  • About Us
    Think you can do more with Microsoft? So do we. We believe in making a genuine human impact in everything we do. We transform businesses, uncover ways technology can improve the way we work and live, and change the world for the better. All this through the power of our people and cutting-edge Microsoft technology. If you want to build your skills, gain unrivaled experience and become the best at what you do, there’s no place better. Opportunity is everywhere. We’ll help you find it.