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Data Analyst – Power BI Specialist Intern




Quest Defense is an organization at the forefront of innovation and one of the world’s fastest growing engineering services firms with deep domain knowledge and recognized expertise in the top OEMs across seven industries. We are part of a twenty-five-year-old company on a journey to becoming a centenary one, driven by aspiration, hunger and humility.

We are looking for humble geniuses, who believe that engineering has the potential to make the impossible, possible; innovators, who are not only inspired by technology and innovation, but also perpetually driven to design, develop, and test as a trusted partner for Fortune 500 customers.

As a team of remarkably diverse engineers, we recognize that what we are really engineering is a brighter future for us all. If you want to contribute to meaningful work and be part of an organization that truly believes when you win, we all win, and when you fail, we all learn, then we’re eager to hear from you.

The achievers and courageous challenge-crushers we seek have the following characteristics and skills:

 

If you want an Opportunity to Join the Journey Come Join US!

We are seeking a passionate and detail-oriented intern to join our team as a Data Analysis and Visualization Intern. This position offers an exciting opportunity to gain hands-on experience in utilizing Power BI to analyze complex datasets and transform them into insightful visualizations and reports. As an intern, you will collaborate with stakeholders to understand reporting requirements, design interactive dashboards, and ensure deliverables meet their needs.

Typical 8-hour days plus lunch / 20-hour weeks in office or hybrid/ local to Cincinnati  core (required) hours are 9 AM to 4 PM. 12 month position depending on business needs Must be US Citizen due to the nature of the work.

Key Responsibilities:

Utilize Power BI to analyze complex datasets and transform them into insightful visualizations and reports.
Design and develop interactive dashboards to present key performance indicators (KPIs) and business metrics.
Collaborate with stakeholders to understand reporting requirements and ensure deliverables meet their needs.
Design and implement efficient data models for Power BI reports, ensuring accuracy, reliability, and optimal performance.
Work with large datasets, performing data cleansing, transformation, and aggregation to create meaningful visualizations.
Develop and maintain Power BI dashboards and reports, incorporating best practices for usability, performance, and aesthetics.
Stay abreast of the latest Power BI features and updates to enhance the functionality and user experience of dashboards.
Integrate data from various sources into Power BI, ensuring seamless connectivity and accurate representation of business metrics.
Collaborate with IT and data engineering teams to streamline data extraction, transformation, and loading (ETL) processes.
Implement and enforce data governance policies to maintain data accuracy, consistency, and security.
Conduct regular audits to ensure the quality of data sources and troubleshoot data anomalies.

Qualifications:

Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field such as Computer Science, Statistics, or Data Science.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with a keen attention to detail.
Excellent communication skills to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams and stakeholders.
Familiarity with data visualization best practices and design principles.
Experience in creating and maintaining data models and relationships.

Preferred Skills:

Power BI certification is a plus.
Knowledge of SQL for data manipulation and extraction.
Familiarity with cloud platforms (e.g., Azure, AWS) and their integration with Power BI.
Physical Requirements & Work Environment:

Substantial amounts of video conferencing and computer work.
Flexibility to meet business deadlines by staying late or arriving early.
Typical 8-hour days plus lunch / 20-hour weeks in office or hybrid/ core (required) hours are 9 AM to 4 PM. 12 month position depending on business needs 
Due to the nature of the work, all candidates must be a U.S. Citizen or U.S Person.
If you are passionate about leveraging data to drive informed decision-making and possess a deep understanding of Power BI, we encourage you to apply for this exciting internship opportunity to contribute to our organization’s success.

Note: The physical demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Quest Defense provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.