Visualization Part-Time Intern

Category: 
User Experience/Graphic Design
Status: 
Part-Time
Post Date:  
1/14/2019
Contact Email: 
Description: 
1900003Z - Visualization Part-Time Intern
 
Caterpillar is the world's leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. Our products have evolved from simple mechanical workhorses to sophisticated, electronically controlled work-site solutions. This transformation, along with our smart factories and our integrated dealer network, has provided a wealth of Big Data that is mined and analyzed across various segments such as product development, manufacturing, supply chain, marketing, sales and customer support.
 
Analytics Professionals are the data driven, business professionals using quantitative methods such as business simulations, data mining and advanced statistical techniques to solve problems for internal business partners and external Caterpillar customers. As a visualization part-time intern, you will be immersed in our business and create affective visualization concepts of analytics results that will drive impactful business decisions.
 
Typical tasks include, but are not limited to: developing user-interface concepts for new analytics tools, designing dashboards of analytics results, creating visual concepts to communicate key messages, etc.
 
This position will have the expectation to work part-time during the school year with the possibility of working full-time during the summer at the Champaign Simulation Center located in Champaign, IL
 
To be considered for this position, candidates must attach a resume and unofficial transcript.
 
Basic Qualifications
  • Must be pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Graphics design, Industrial design or equivalent fields
  • Must be currently enrolled as a student at the University of Illinois - Urbana/Champaign
  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative Grade Point Average of 3.0/4.0 (no rounding)
  • Demonstrated experience in prototyping and user-interface development
  • Three months of industry internship experience
 
Top Candidates Will Also Have
  • Interested in pursuing a career in Business Intelligence and Data Visualization
  • Works well in Team Environment
  • Knowledge of Tableau or similar visualization tools
  • Knowledge of Proto.io or similar UI/UX tools
  • Knowledge of SQL database knowledge
 
Caterpillar is proud of the role we play in building the world's infrastructure. The work we do drives progress for millions of people around the globe.
All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.
 
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