Data Science/Computer Science Internship
- Expertise: Data Science, Computer Science
- Location: New York, NY
- Type: Internship
- Experience: Final Year Graduate, Post-Graduate
Perfect opportunity for upcoming data scientists to gain real-world civic problem-solving experience with large civic data-sets.
We are looking for a Data Science/Computer Science to help us dive into new data, link data-sets, prepare and clean data, connect to APIs, scrape websites and generate basic visualizations, as well as research insights and algorithms. We oftentimes handle large datasets to gather actionable insights, so some relevant skills are R, Phython, MySql and a computer science background is a plus. Along with that, knowledge of rapid data visualization and exploration tools (e.g. Tableau, CartoDB, ESRI) are also helpful. Academic and/or business research background also a plus.
SumAll.org is SumAll.com's non-profit organization dedicated to doing social good by leveraging data. One of the biggest challenges facing charities and non-profits is the lack of resources and data analytics at their disposal. Our goal is for charitable organizations to reach more people and to be more effective in the way they do it. We connect datasets, create algorithms, data visualizations, data communication concepts as well as application ideas to help solve problems as diverse as homelessness, drug abuse, human trafficking, crisis response or education technology.
Why Join SumAll.org?
Measurably impact and affect important social issues
Collaborate with a great team in a high-velocity startup environment
Help shape a revolutionary new category of data-driven non-profits
Catered lunches and snacks!