Student, Data Scientist

Location: Calgary, AB

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Location (s) : Calgary Head Office or Edmonton Regional O ffice ; T emporarily R emote

Employment Type: Summer Student , Casual Fixed Term

The Opportunity

The Engagement & Communication Branch at the AER delivers strategy to support the Alberta Energy Regulator in its ongoing dialogue with Albertans, indigenous peoples, industry, the Government of Alberta, AER staff, and other stakeholders. This student position supports the Engagement & Communication Branch to collect, capture and use information stakeholders share with the organization by creating and implementing technological solutions for a small team to use.

Build the skills you need for your future career as a Data Scientist by flexing your programming a nd machine learning skill s in the unique field of engagement and communications!

Your K ey Responsibilities:

  • Programming, leveraging new or existing software, to create products for data capture and analysis for the branch.

  • Train and support branch and other staff to use the tools and associated processes that support data collection, storage and use.

  • Identify and implement process and workflow efficiencies.

  • Support analysis, use and visualization of data , and explore the use of machine learning.

Qualifications :

  • Experience with SQL and Microsoft 365 language and platforms

  • Experience working with structured and unstructured data

  • Ability to use data tools and generate insights from data

  • Technical and non-technical written and verbal skills

  • Ability to work collaboratively with a diverse team

Additional R equirements/ I nformation:

  • All applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada at the time of application .

  • P roof of enrollment in a registered institution will be a condition of hire .

COVID-19 Information

The majority of employees are working remotely as we navigate the pandemic. As such the following related requirements apply :

  • Willing and a ble to work remotely while we are in Covid-19 pandemic response.

  • Have access to personal devices (e.g. computer/laptop).

  • Have high speed internet connection with a minimum of 10 Mbps for downloads and 5 Mbps for uploads.

  • T his will be an office-based position post pandemic.

Please note, this job advertisement wi ll close o n April 18, 2021 at midnight .

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