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Data Consultant IT Undergraduate Intern

Location: Pleasanton, CA Additional Locations:
Job Number: 767656 Date posted: 02/01/2019
Description:

Lay the groundwork for a dynamic future with an industry leader. At Kaiser Permanente, you'll forge lasting relationships with colleagues across the organization while enjoying the opportunity to grow your experience and hone your expertise on assignments that have real impact. Our interns have worked on everything from analyzing financial software and developing new marketing strategies, to designing mobile apps and helping clinicians improve care delivery. We want you to get the most out of your time here and will give you projects that challenge you to think freely, question thoroughly, and explore deeply. 

Essential Functions:
- Contributing to a designated project or initiative to meet a KP business objective.
- Report development and analytics.
- Project management - planning, execution, and measurement.
- Learning new applications needed to complete assignments or support the execution of business objectives.
- Job shadowing in other functional areas.
- Performing additional duties as required.



normal>Department Profile:

The Chief Data Office, Data Governance and Data Quality team provides services that facilitate and support data governance and stewardship activities which ensures data is secure, reliable and of good quality.


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Internship Project:


normal>The intern will join the Data Governance and Data Quality (DG-DQ) team in the Chief Data Office (CDO). DG-DQ defines and executes data management activities in support of enterprise-wide projects and programs, including data governance and stewardship, data quality management, metadata management, and reference data management. The data stewardship model is evolving from a domain-based to a functional model, i.e., many of the stewardship activities will be driven by the needs of programs and projects rather than the characteristics of a particular data domain. The intern will assist in enhancing the existing stewardship training process and materials in support of functional stewardship. 

Desired Skill Set:
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normal>In-depth understanding of, or ability to quickly learn, data stewardship principles and processes. Ability to translate that knowledge into impactful training materials. 


Basic Qualifications:
Experience
- N/A
Education
- High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.
- Pursuing a bachelor's degree or have graduated with a Bachelor's degree from an accredited university within the last year.
License, Certification, Registration
- N/A
 
Additional Requirements:
- Aptitude to perform data and process analytics and formulating solutions
- Proven ability to build effective working relationships as well as strong interpersonal skills
- Working knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
 


Preferred Qualifications:
- 3.0 GPA or above
- Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills
- Proven ability to build effective working relationships as well as strong interpersonal skills
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to learn quickly and experience producing high quality work in short periods of time.

Primary Location: California,Pleasanton,Pleasanton Tech Cntr Building A 4460 Hacienda Dr. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri Working Hours Start: 8:00 AM Working Hours End: 5:00 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Internship Employee Status: Temporary Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Non-Union, Non-Exempt Job Level: Entry Level Job Category: Information Technology Department: Chief Data Office, Data Governance & Data Quality Travel: No Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.
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