Jobs Data Analyst Summer Intern - (NHA) at Ascend Learning, Inc. Data Analyst Summer Intern - (NHA) at Ascend Learning, Inc. Posted in Admin - Clerical about 14 hours ago. This job brought to you by eQuest Type: Full-Time Location : Leawood, Kansas Job Description: Ascend Learning; LLC (www.ascendlearning.com) is a leading provider of technology-based educational, curriculum and assessment solutions for high-growth careers in a range of industries, including healthcare, fitness and wellness, and insurance and financial services. We provide outcomes-based solutions aimed at helping people enter, sustain and succeed in their chosen fields. Ascend employs more than 1,000 employees, with headquarters in Burlington, Mass., and offices in Kansas City metro, Phoenix metro, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Walnut Creek, California, Ann Arbor, Michigan, New York, and the U.K. As one of the nations largest health career certification providers, the National Healthcareer Association (NHA, a division of Ascend Learning), delivers accredited professional credentialing and educational resources across eight healthcare professions that elevate professional training and ultimately lead to better patient care. NHA partners with colleges, career programs, pharmacies, and healthcare providers across the nation to help improve student achievement, educational outcomes, and practitioner competency. NHA is seeking a data analyst intern for the summer of 2017 at the Leawood office in Kansas City. This internship will provide a unique opportunity to receive hands-on experience in data analytics under the guidance of an experienced mentor. As a member of our team, the intern will help NHA execute its data strategy, with primary projects consisting of incorporating external data sources into the NHA data architecture and assisting with business intelligence efforts. The intern will have the opportunity to gain experience in the following areas: Accessing, structuring, and analyzing real world data Leveraging analytics to inform business strategy Querying relational databases Generating data visualizations Working with cross-functional business teams to understand needs and deliver solutions Education and Experience: Current enrollment in a data or information systems related post-secondary major Completion of at least 2 years of related coursework Familiarity with common analytics tools such as SQL, R, Python, Tableau, etc. Skills and Abilities: Great communication Ability to work within a team setting and also individually on projects Ascend Learning, LLC is proud to be an equal opportunity employer (M/F/Vets/Disabled). No agency or search firm submissions will be accepted. Applications for U.S. based positions with Ascend Learning, LLC must be legally authorized to work in the United States and verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.