Verisk Data Analyst Intern/Coop, Renewables Modeling in Boston, Massachusetts
JOB TITLE: Data Analyst Intern/Coop, Renewables Modeling LOCATION: Remote/Downtown Boston near South Station SUMMARY: As a Data Analyst Coop/Intern, you’ll play an active role in helping build Verisk, Wood Mackenzie, and PowerAdvocate’s Power and Renewables cost and asset modeling datasets. This position offers a unique opportunity to be part of a new product development effort in the energy sector’s highest growth area- renewable power generation and storage. While helping contribute to Verisk’s unique data sets, you’ll gain valuable perspectives on data acquisition, normalization, and transformation, the agile development process, and assist with developing methods to automate future data processing using Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: In addition to the following, other duties may be assigned to meet business needs. Renewables Data Acquisition and Analysis * Support the Renewables Asset and Cost Modeling Product Team * Primary responsibility will be to perform data acquisition and transformation from select PowerAdvocate and Wood Mackenzie datasets in support of new product development for a new joint PowerAdvocate and Wood Mackenzie renewables modeling solution * Scope to include extraction, enrichment, and bulk loading of historic and reference data into development database for use by Product Owners and Developers as baseline for analytical purposes * Whenever possible, recommend process and technology-based improvements (e.g. AI, Machine Learning) to the data extraction and transformation methods to drive efficiency and productivity gains QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS/EXPECTATIONS: * Desire to work hard, focus, and exercise initiative * Excellent data analysis skills * Interest in being part of a new product launch team * Curiosity as to why good data is critical to a cleaner environment driven by the energy transition * Ability to work independently, and as part of a team * Strong organizational skills to prioritize work, develop/improve work processes and meet deadlines * Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Trello, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Sharepoint * Comfortable in a fast-paced environment and delivering work in accordance to deadlines Verisk Analytics is an equal opportunity employer. All members of the Verisk Analytics family of companies are equal opportunity employers. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, veteran's status, age or disability. http://www.verisk.com/careers.html Unsolicited resumes sent to Verisk, including unsolicited resumes sent to a Verisk business mailing address, fax machine or email address, or directly to Verisk employees, will be considered Verisk property. Verisk will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.