Intern-Data Engineer

Midco

Data Science Internship

JOB PURPOSE:


Support all aspects of Midco data strategy and enterprise data analytics. Focus on SQL development and ETL processes across Midco departments. Provide support in the database design, data flow and analysis activities.

KEY FUNCTIONS:

  • Attend meetings to learn about business practices, and internal processes and procedures.
  • Assist in developing and maintaining data solutions that support short and long-term information & analysis goals.
  • Develop and maintain ETL procedures for optimal processing of data from a wide variety of data sources. Ensure data is verified and quality is checked
  • Create and maintain SSRS reports to ensure business partners have information to make informed decisions.
  • Build analytic data sets to provide actionable insights into customer acquisition, operational efficiency and other key business performance metrics.
  • Work with various Midco stakeholders to assist with data-related technical issues and support their data infrastructure needs.
  • Ensure data integrity through regular communications with IT developers, Analysts and SMEs
  • Write database documentation, including data standards, procedures and definitions for the data dictionary ('metadata').
  • Communicate effectively and professionally in all forms of communication with internal and external customers.
  • Adhere to Midco privacy guidelines to ensure each customer’s privacy.
  • Maintain regular attendance as required by your position.

ADDITIONAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Function as an effective team member while supporting the efforts and concepts of other departments.
  • Support the mission, vision, and values of Midco.
  • Apply personal ethics, honesty, initiative, flexibility, responsibility and confidentiality in all areas of responsibility.
  • Possess an enthusiastic, energetic, self-motivated, and detail-oriented approach towards work and all work projects.
  • Possess strong problem solving and decision making skills while using good judgment.
  • Multi-task and change from one task to another without loss of efficiency or composure.
  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner so that you get along with customers, clients, co-workers and management.
  • Identify opportunities for improvement while creating and implementing viable solutions
  • Actively follow Midco policies and procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent and enrollment in a college or university pursuing an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in MIS or related field. Junior or Senior level student status, or recent graduate is highly preferred.
  • Experience or knowledge in dimensional modelling is preferred.
  • Knowledge of SQL server scripts and SSIS preferred.

WORK ENVIRONMENT AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Employees may be required to work in excess of 40 hours per week and other than normal business hours, such as holidays, evenings and weekends as business demands.
  • The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel, or crouch. The employee must occasionally lift and/or carry loads of up to 30 lbs.
  • The noise level in the work environment is moderate.

ABOUT MIDCO:

Midco has been blazing trails since 1931, bringing innovation to the world of telecommunications and delighting customers with exceptional service. Through ambition, imagination and a genuine commitment to each other, Midco proudly serves more than 385,000 residential and business customers in 342 communities in Kansas, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. By 2025, Midco will deploy 10G, the next great leap for broadband – while also expanding its fixed wireless network to rural areas. We’re also dedicated to making our communities better places to live, work and play. Ready to work at Midco? We thought so. Here are a few more reasons why Midco is one of the best places to work:

  • Free and discounted Midco internet / cable
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Support of employee involvement in the communities we serve
  • Employee referral program
  • Wellness programs

Visit MidcoCareers.com to learn about employment opportunities and apply today.

Midco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, creed, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, familial status, membership or activity in a local commission, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)