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Student Assistant - Data Science

Company: ASU Enterprise Partners
Location: Tempe
Posted on: January 20, 2023

Job Description:

Student Assistant - Data ScienceASU Enterprise Partners is an efficient network of highly skilled teams; it is comprised of a full complement of professional services that work in concert with specialized business units to provide full resources and extend Arizona State University's ability to achieve its charter.The Student Assistant - Data Science will partner with data scientists and assist with data science projects by applying machine learning algorithms and creating statistical and predictive models using a combination of R, Python, and SQL programming languages, and leverage cloud computing platforms like AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud. In addition, the Student Assistant will assist in automating routine reporting, create data visualizations, and work with unstructured data, such as text. In this role, the Student Assistant will apply their knowledge from technical and quantitative graduate level coursework in areas such as, but not limited to, Data Analysis, Business Analytics, Data Mining, and Data Science as well as gain hands-on experience applying statistical methods.The position will require approximately 15-20 hours per week, with additional availability during the non-school year.What You'll Do:

  • Perform data analysis using programming tools such as R, Python, SQL, and visualization tools like Tableau and PowerBI to create predictive and prescriptive models
  • Aggregate data to report and track key metrics to allow the SIP leadership team to draw decisions and improve processes
  • Improve efficiency of internal and external reporting through the creation of dashboards and other automated procedures
  • Take full and direct responsibility to support and achieve all aspects of assigned projects from initial stages through to completion
  • Gather and consolidate data from various stakeholders to determine underlying trends and/or future projections
  • Build workflows and map data processes based on input from key partners and stakeholders
  • Conduct research on assigned topics via external sources (i.e., websites, research surveys) and summarize findings and provide insights
  • Create, design, and build reports and presentations that include graphs, tables, and charts to translate data findings into visualizations that are easily understood
  • Prepare and organize documentation such as templates, process maps, diagrams, and data flows
  • Provide additional project support (i.e., data collection, analysis, updating project status) to the SIP team as needed
  • Other projects and duties as assignedWhat You'll Need:
    • Knowledge in a programming language such as Python / R / SQL
    • Ability to extract data from various databases
    • Highly motivated, self-driven, and displays the willingness to learn and develop new skills
    • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (PowerPoint, Word, Excel) with the ability to create Pivot Tables and visualize data
    • Familiarity with tools such as Tableau or Power BI are a plus but not required.
    • Attention to detail and thoroughness in completing assigned duties
    • Highly organized and able to handle multiple projects
    • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills
    • Ability to quickly learn new software programs as needed
    • Collaborative style, combined with the ability and desire to work in a team-based environment
    • Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to communicate effectively in person, in writing, and by phone with senior members of organizations
    • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
    • Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality and responsibility regarding information related to Enterprise Partners, its subsidiaries and University business and confidential prospect information
    • Problem solver who can take initiative and set priorities while being flexible
    • Team-oriented strategist able to effectively manage complex situations involving numerous and sometimes competing constituencies
    • Ability to represent the institution well
    • An advocate's belief in the vision of ASU as the New American University
    • Adept at navigating complex environments with evolving priorities and communication plansRelevant qualifications:A current graduate student at Arizona State University pursuing a degree in Business, Data Analytics, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics or related field with a willingness to learn and ability to work well with others. The student must be willing to sign and abide by a confidentiality agreement.ASUEP follows federal guidance which requires employees of federal contractors to be fully vaccinated for COVID- 19, except in limited circumstances in which an employee is legally entitled to an accommodation for medical or religious reasons.Benefits:
      • Hybrid work schedule. We work from home on Mondays and Fridays!
      • $30 bi-weekly cell phone reimbursement
      • Hands-on experience in a professional environment
      • Professional development plans
      • Opportunity to network with ASUEP leaders and other ASU students
      • Access to LinkedIn Learning and their 8,000+ courses
      • Professional skills workshopsAt ASU Enterprise Partners:We serve.We serve the faculty and staff of ASU to bring them resources so they can do all the great things that they do.We innovate.We're always looking for new ideas, new solutions, new approaches and new ways to address the challenges facing ASU.We engage.We engage our donors, philanthropists, investors and partners, connecting them to ASU and helping them share their time, talent and treasure.We care.When we serve, innovate and engage, it shows that we care - about faculty, staff, donors, fellow employees and other partners as we bring resources to ASU.ASU Enterprise Partners and its subsidiaries is an equal opportunity employer that is firmly committed to promoting justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion within our organization and throughout our sphere of influence. Because we embrace a spirit of innovation and achievement, we will endeavor to maximize the talent and potential of all employees, directors, and volunteers through bold and strategic action aimed at building success and a sense of belonging. All employees are expected to act in good faith to support these actions and to not impede the efforts of others to build a just, equitable, diverse, and inclusive organization.ASU Enterprise Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Keywords: ASU Enterprise Partners, Tempe , Student Assistant - Data Science, Other , Tempe, Arizona

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