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Data & Application Solutions, Summer Internship in White Plains, NY at Verisk Analytics

Date Posted: 3/14/2018

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Job Description


Argus Overview


Argus Information and Advisory Services is a Verisk Analytics Company (NASDAQ: VRSK) and the leading provider of analytics, information and solutions to consumer banks and their regulators.  Argus helps its clients maximize the value of data and analytics to allocate and align resources to strategic objectives, manage and mitigate risk (default, fraud, funding and compliance), and optimize financial objectives. 


Our professionals have substantial industry knowledge, typically greater than fifteen years of experience, in providing solutions to the financial services sector. We are known for our unique ability to blend the highly technical, data-centered aspects of our projects with expert communication and business knowledge.


We maintain offices in New York, San Francisco, Sao Paulo, Sydney, Melbourne and London and employ approximately 300 professionals.


Opportunity Overview


Argus Information and Advisory Service offers a 10 week summer internship program geared toward highly analytical juniors or first year master students interested in learning more about data-driven analytics, programming,  and the work we do.


The Summer Intern Associates are offered challenging work assignments.  These individuals will shadow full-time Associates while working in small teams and gaining exposure to everyday life at Argus.  Successful incumbents will be considered for full time employment upon graduation.


Responsibilities include:

  • Execute and monitor the core monthly processes required to build and maintain a large data warehouse
  • Work with technical teams to determine data requirements and best practices for data manipulation, and analysis strategies
  • Program software to meet design and business requirements specifications
  • Review internal and client reports for accuracy and consistency, manage timely client deliverables


Qualifications include:

  • Current Junior or first year Master student in statistics, industrial engineering, mathematics, economics, computer science, finance, or related field
  • Must have a strong analytic background combined with a keen business understanding
  • Ability to effectively communicate technical concepts, both verbally and in writing
  • Familiarity with SQL and/or SAS or other data mining or statistical software is preferred
  • Interest to gain knowledge and relevant work experience in Financial Industry and programming languages


Argus Information and Advisory Services is an equal opportunity employer.