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Student Data Analyst (Spring Session), BAR - Lakeland

Apply Job Req. ID 16822BR Date Posted 10/06/2021 Location Lakeland, Florida
Are you a college student in the Central Florida area interested in a semiannual data analytics program? Would you like to gain valuable hands-on experience and exposure to machine learning and business intelligence? Do you want to work on challenging projects and learn more about the Publix organization? Do you want to network with professionals to develop skills beyond what you can learn in a classroom? If yes, then this internship at Publix may be the perfect fit for you. The Student Data Analyst program is a semiannual program based in our Lakeland corporate headquarters. Our goal is to provide the Student Data Analyst as much exposure to the day-to-day work of a full-time Data Analyst as possible, so the student works directly with the Publix Supply Chain Data Analytics team to assist with Supply Chain Forecasting, Pharmacy, Inventory Shrinkage, Risk Management, and Activity Based Costing projects.

Responsibilities include:
  • working with Data Analysts and Data Scientists to research and apply statistical modeling algorithms that can be utilized to improve the accuracy of forecasts for retail items
  • finding an algorithm to better identify outliers in the reporting which will help drive store improvements in shrink
  • giving support for planning/goal setting functions of the department

Required Qualifications
  • coordinate your own housing within a commutable distance of the work location
  • rising Senior or Graduate Student majoring in Data Analytics, Statistics, Economics, Information Systems (various), Industrial Engineering
  • advanced knowledge of MS Excel and Internet/E-mail
  • intermediate knowledge of MS Access
  • basic knowledge of MS Word, PowerPoint, R, Python, C+/C++, and SQL
  • must have an interest in data analysis
  • must have some knowledge of statistics
  • must have some knowledge of at least one computer programming language
Preferred Qualifications
  • intermediate to advanced knowledge of SQL
  • working knowledge of R, Python or another statistical package
Additional Required Qualifications
Minimum Base Pay 16.70 Maximum Base Pay 23.05 Additional Preferred Qualifications
Frequency of Pay Weekly Hours of Work 8:00 am - 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday Year End Bonus To reward associates for their contributions to the company for the calendar year, Publix provides a Holiday Bonus in November. In the first year of continuous employment the bonus is equal to 15 hours of pay, and in the second year of continuous employment the bonus is equal to one week’s pay if associate remains employed through issue date of the bonus check. In subsequent years, the bonus is equal to two weeks’ pay. Address 3300 Publix Corporate Parkway City Lakeland Region FL between Orlando and Tampa Potential Annual Base Pay 34,736 - 47,944 Other Compensation Information

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