This is a role for a part-time up to full-time data analyst intern, working remotely. The role focuses on playing a key role in supporting the day-to-day analytics of Zindi. The candidate will have the opportunity to work directly with Zindi's CTO and Chief Data Scientist. The intern will support the Zindi management team in several different areas as needed and gain exposure to all aspects of the business. That being said, the key technical areas that we are looking for support in are data processing, data visualisation, and data analytics. The candidate should be strong in all these areas, with the expectation that he or she can grow into and learn other data analytics and data science areas.
Zindi is a social enterprise start-up whose mission is to build the data science ecosystem in Africa. Our vision is to mobilize a vibrant community of data scientists across Africa, solving the region’s most pressing problems. Zindi is the first data science competition platform in Africa. Zindi hosts an entire data science ecosystem of scientists, engineers, academics, companies, NGOs, governments and institutions. Zindi works with companies, non-profit organizations, and government institutions to develop, curate, and prepare data-driven challenges. For data scientists, Zindi is a place to access African datasets and solve African problems. Data scientists have all the tools they need on Zindi to compete, share ideas, hone their skills, build their professional profiles, find career opportunities, and have fun.
Role and Responsibilities
Focus on :
Provide support generally on the other areas depending on his/her capabilities.
Core Competencies & Skills
This is an unpaid 3-month internship.