Campus Hire- Data Analyst Training Camp

Houston, Texas, United States

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Are you interested in a career combining computers, math, and analysis? Is interpreting data something that you enjoy? Do you want to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment?

We’re hiring intellectually curious people to join our Data Analyst Training Program in our Houston office.

What You’ll Do

During your first 4 months at Two Sigma, you will work with instructors and fellow trainees in a classroom environment to learn the skills necessary to use hi-tech tools to solve challenging problems. Data Analysts at Two Sigma develop and maintain customized datasets and solve the hard problems that fuel our research and day-to-day business.

Training will include a mix of scripting and programming (Python, Bash, and/or Java), SQL/Databases, UNIX/Linux, Statistics, Microsoft Excel, data science (acquiring, parsing, cleaning, visualization), basic finance and market principles, and Two Sigma-specific datasets, tools and processes. You will participate in a number of mini-projects as well as work on traditional homework-style problems and assignments.

Upon completion, candidates will join the Data Analyst team and begin further training and work assignments.

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What You’ll Need

  • A bachelor’s degree in areas including, but not limited to: math, statistics, computational and applied math, engineering, physics, chemistry, biology, geology, economics, or architecture;
  • Strong quantitative and analytic skills;
  • Proven aptitude and interest in working with computers;
  • A focus on scientific process;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills;
  • A passion for learning and the ability to think quickly and multitask;
  • A team-focused approach and a preference for working collaboratively.

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