Data Analyst Intern
Company: comScore, Inc.
Posted on: April 14, 2019
Job Title: Data Analyst Intern
Location: Reston, VA
What does an Analytics Intern at Comscore do?
Data Analyst interns are responsible for extracting, transforming
and analyzing worldwide digital analytics data in order to deliver
strategic solutions to Comscore's Fortune 500 client base. Each
month we collect approximately 2 trillion records across the
digital landscape. You'll play a critical role in identifying
patterns and trends within our data assets, which our clients use
to understand their audiences and know if their advertising is
working. You will work alongside analysts and managers to analyze
big data, diagnose potential issues, design process improvements,
and collaborate across different functional teams. You'll have a
unique ability to combine your technical, quantitative and
analytical skills that will elevate your career at Comscore.
What is your day-to-day involvement?
Use SQL, advanced Excel functions (think lots of pivot tables!),
and distributed computing technologies, to extract, transform and
analyze online consumer behavior data from comScore's corporate
Interpret data and communicate key findings and recommendations to
address business issues.
Provide sales support including feasibility reviews, sample
analyses and deliverables, and client data validations.
Implement efficient and repeatable process for producing ad-hoc
analyses, and contribute towards initiatives that improve the
quality of our custom and syndicated products.
Which core skills will prepare you for success?
A major with strong quantitative focus such as Engineering
(Systems, Computer), Math, Statistics, Economics, Computer Science,
Info Technology, or Social Sciences (Psychology, Sociology).
Classroom or professional experience that is analytical in nature,
such as experience with syndicated data, or custom research.
Experience in Internet marketing or in analyzing customer
interactions on the web is a plus.
Classroom or real world work experience with SQL (queries and any
advanced functions, such as joins etc. are a bonus) and / or other
relational databases, plus proven proficiency with
Excellent communication skills, including both written and
Experience in data analysis and problem solving with large amounts
of data is highly preferred.
Pro-active, independent thinker with high energy and positive
Ability to interact effectively with peers in a team-oriented
Experience with statistical software (ideally, R) or scientific
computation software a plus
Exposure/experience with Hadoop or MapReduce a plus
Python experience another plus
At Comscore, we're pioneering the future of cross-platform media
measurement, arming organizations with the insights they need to
make decisions with confidence. Central to this aim are our people
who work together to simplify the complex on behalf of our clients
& partners. Though our roles and skills are varied, we're united by
our commitment to five underlying values: Integrity, Velocity,
Accountability, Teamwork, and Servant Leadership. If you're
motivated by big challenges and interested in helping some of the
largest and most important media properties and brands navigate the
future of media, we'd love to hear from you.
Comscore (NASDAQ: SCOR) is a trusted partner for planning,
transacting and evaluating media across platforms. With a data
footprint that combines digital, linear TV, over-the-top and
theatrical viewership intelligence with advanced audience insights,
Comscore allows media buyers and sellers to quantify their
multiscreen behavior and make business decisions with confidence. A
proven leader in measuring digital and set-top box audiences and
advertising at scale, Comscore is the industry's emerging,
third-party source for reliable and comprehensive cross-platform
measurement. To learn more about Comscore, please visit
EEO Statement: We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex,
disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age,
protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by
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At this time, Comscore will not sponsor a new applicant for
employment authorization for this position.
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