IBM Junior Data Analyst Apprentice in St Louis, Missouri
In the Information Age, data is the most valuable resource. If you can describe yourself as the powerful combination of data hacker, analyst, communicator, and advisor, our Data Specialist position is the right one for you. As a savvy liaison for our teams, you will create solutions and provide actionable insights that shape the future of our business.
Your Role and Responsibilities
As a Junior Data Analyst at IBM, you’ll use the latest tools and technologies available to deliver best in class data analysis, business results, and quantifiable return on investment for our business and business partners. You’ll be responsible for ensuring that our clients' critical projects are expertly organized, scheduled, analyzed, communicated, and managed to help organizations improve their business outcomes in the global marketplace.
Throughout your apprenticeship, you’ll work closely with multiple experienced data scientists and mentors in an interactive, collaborative environment. You’ll learn the fundamentals of data cleansing, synthesis, and analysis. Also, you will be introduced to additional concepts, skills, and tools including scripting and analytics like SPSS, Python, R; Statistical tools like regression analysis, Statistical Process Control; presentation skills, client relationship management skills, Microsoft Excel skills, lean six sigma concepts, Big Data knowledge, agile principles, IBM Design Thinking, communication skills, and finally, you will apply these skills to prepare for and successfully obtain data analytics experience that may lead to certification as a Junior Data Scientist. IBM Certification, as a Junior Data Scientist, provides the credentials and career milestones earned through demonstrated usage of Data Science tools and methodology through case studies, business references, and technical references. Our apprenticeship program will allow you to build your skills to grow your career as a Junior Data Analyst.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Willingness to complete the requirements of the apprenticeship program
0 – 2 years work experience in a customer-oriented role
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Business systems analysis
Lean Six Sigma (Yellow, Green, or Black Belts)
Basic knowledge of Information Technology Delivery methods
Familiarity or use of statistical analysis tools such as Minitab, SPSS
Any scripting or programming experience is a plus
About Business Unit
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Your Life @ IBM
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Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.
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IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.
IBM intends this job to be performed entirely outside of Colorado.
Being You @ IBM
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