Summer Scholar Analyst - Human Capital, Advanced Analytics & Modeling - Northwestern
Are you a strategic thinker with a passion for how data and analytics can transform the way an organization generates insights, makes decisions, and improves performance? We're looking for a Business Analyst Intern to work with our Human Capital, Advanced Analytics & Modeling (AAM) team and help organizations better understand their customers and risks, spot anomalies, and tackle real-world problems. This summer, you'll have the chance to work on client assignments and use your quantitative knowledge to help diagnose and solve clients' business issues using leading edge analytics.
Work You'll Do
A Business Analyst Intern working in Advanced Analytics & Modeling (AAM), you'll assist clients in utilizing data and cutting-edge analytics tools to help them make more informed business decisions. You'll also help design data-driven solutions using data mining, modeling, visualization, and comprehensive software packages (SAS, R and Tableau) and effectively apply statistics gained from advanced regression and clustering analyses. Whether you're assisting in the development of a model for insurance companies to better assess customers' health risks without the need for intrusive medical tests, or helping to calculate the amount of capital necessary to protect a multinational bank from unexpected downturns, you'll apply analytics to help organizations perform better.
How You'll Grow
During this 8-10 week long learning experience, you'll gain first-hand insights into technical skills, critical professional behaviors, standards, and mindsets needed to be an effective Human Capital consultant. You'll work with a wide variety of talented strategic leaders, learn how to use data and statistics, tackle real-world business challenges, and experience the day-to-day responsibilities and opportunities of this exciting, forward-facing career. Your tailored training program will start on day 1 and be supplemented with learning opportunities throughout the summer, whether on the job, virtual, or in the office on Fridays. The summer will also feature networking opportunities with Deloitte leadership and interns across the organization during the national summer intern conference at Deloitte University. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center.
- Candidate for Bachelor's or Master's degree in related field of study
- Strong academic track record (minimum GPA of 3.2)
- Demonstrated ability to synthesize quantitative analysis and effectively communicate findings
- Ability to conduct predictive modeling using statistical techniques (e.g. logistic and linear regression, decision trees, neural network, and clustering)
- Experience working with structured and semi-structured data; e.g. CSV, Oracle, DB2, SQL Server, JSON, MongoDB
- Working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation creation tools as well as data mining and statistics tools (e.g. SAS, R Python, SPSS, MATLAB)
- Willingness to travel
Our Human Capital Advanced Analytics & Modeling specialists use data and analytics technologies to help clients interpret data and make informed business decisions. Working collaboratively with diverse clients around the world, we also provide change management assistance and help clients design business processes that integrate predictive modeling within their existing infrastructure. Learn more about our Human Capital practice.
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