Overview:

Embark on a transformative journey as a Summer Intern in Data Storytelling and Analytics with our product team, focusing on a pivotal educational project. This role offers a remarkable chance to delve into critical questions shaping the educational landscape. You will play a key role in uncovering insights that could revolutionize student support systems.

Responsibilities:

  • Employ advanced analytics to tackle pressing questions: "Who are the best student support counselors in the country, and what practices make them excellent?", "What non-profits produce the best outcomes in the students they serve?", and "Which students are falling through the cracks of student support networks, and why?"
  • Utilize data visualization and storytelling skills to bring these insights to life, influencing decision-makers and stakeholders.
  • Collaborate with data scientists to refine predictive models that identify key factors in educational success and support network efficacy.
  • Craft compelling stories and reports that translate complex data findings into clear, actionable insights.
  • Participate in a cross-functional team, contributing to both technical discussions and marketing strategies.

Qualifications:

  • Exceptional ability to communicate complex data in a simple, compelling manner.
  • A keen interest in educational data and storytelling. Pursuing a degree (or already has a degree conferred) in a STEM field.
  • Proficiency in data analysis and visualization, specifically tools like PowerBI and Tableau. Understanding of Machine Learning principles is a plus.
  • Eagerness to contribute to meaningful educational outcomes through data-driven insights.

Benefits:

  • Engage in a project with the potential to significantly impact educational support systems nationwide.
  • Learn from experienced professionals in data science, analytics, and product storytelling.
  • Build a network within the educational and data science communities.
  • Opportunities for ongoing engagement or full-time roles based on internship performance.

Inclusivity Disclaimer:

Diversity fuels innovation. We welcome candidates from all walks of life, especially those passionate about education and data. Don't hold back from applying if you are excited about our mission but don't meet every qualification. Your unique perspective is what we are looking for!