Data Engineer Intern

Workiva started with an idea:  to make complex collaboration easy.  Wdesk is an all in one platform that simplifies complex collaboration while keeping data in sync, thus reducing risk.  Thousands of organizations, including over 70% of the 500 largest U.S. corporations by total revenue, use Wdesk.

We are a rapidly growing technology company that builds collaborative, cloud-based applications for financial and executive teams. We are now hiring for a Data Engineer Internship.  This unique position offers a great springboard into an amazing career!  Throughout the internship, you’ll have the opportunity to focus on a variety of tasks involving large data sets and modeling.


What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Maintaining and enhancing existing data sources
  • Design and build new data sets for modeling, data mining, and production purposes.
  • Develop prototypes, proof of concepts, and custom analysis.
  • Perform and interpret data studies and product experiments concerning new data sources or new uses for existing data sources.

What You’ll Need:

  • Senior or Graduate School student in the process of obtaining an advanced degree in Engineering, Math, Statistics, Finance, Computer Science, or related industry experience
  • Familiar with Spark, MongoDB, Postgres
  • Experience using one or more programming languages (e.g. Python, Java, C++, C#, Ruby)
  • Proficiency in using query languages such as SQL
  • Data-oriented personality with good scripting and/or programming skills

Bonus Points:

  • Familiar with  real-time streaming data
  • Understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms including regressions, decision trees, clustering, and neural networks

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