With a history of impressive growth, an innovative culture, and offering industry-leading solutions, Verisk Analytics is an amazing place to work and make a difference. In 2018, Forbes magazine named Verisk to its World's Best Employers list and, in 2017, to its World's Most Innovative Companies list for the third consecutive year. We also earned the Great Place to Work® Certification for the third consecutive year in recognition of our outstanding workplace culture.
Verisk is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, energy and specialized markets, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk draws on unique data assets and deep domain expertise to provide first-to-market innovations integrated into customer workflows. We've been delivering predictive analytics and decision support solutions to our customers for nearly 50 years, helping them protect people, property, and financial assets. At Verisk, you'll be part of an organization that's committed to serving the long-term interests of our stakeholders, including the communities where we operate.
At Verisk, you can build an exciting career with meaningful work; create a positive and lasting impact on the business; and find the support, coaching, and training you need to advance your career. Our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business will be heard. As key contributors to our success, our team members enjoy working in a business-casual, collaborative environment that offers state-of-the-art resources, advanced technologies, and an excellent benefits package.
The Geospatial Big Data intern will contribute to a variety of objectives by completing short and medium term tasks and projects. The tasks will encompass the following domains:
1. Big data analysis: perform analysis and management of a variety of terabyte scale proprietary data resources - satellite, weather, economic and climate data.
2. Geographical Information Systems: work with diverse types of geospatial content to service customer requests, investigate concepts and develop pilot projects
3. Visual data presentation: using a variety of visualization tools, produce maps and imagery suitable for internal and external communication purposes
BS/MS in progress or awarded with substantial coursework in physical science, engineering, computer science, or related field
* Analytical problem solving skills (preferably image processing/remote sensing skills and statistics)
* GIS skills
* Programming (Matlab/R/Python)
* Excellent communication skills
* Ability to work well in a team setting
* Can do attitude
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.
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About Verisk Analytics
Verisk Analytics is a data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, healthcare, financial services, government, and risk management.