Research Summer Intern

internship - full time, paid

University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC
Closed
Posted 65 Days ago
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC
internship - full time, paid
Posted 65 Days ago
Closed

Description

Research Summer Intern University of North Carolina, United States Updated: about 20 hours ago Location: Chapel Hill, NORTH CAROLINA Deadline: Posting Details Position Information Position Type Temporary Staff (SHRA) Job Title Research Summer Intern Department Name Renaissance Computing Inst - 637100 Vacancy ID S014724 Position Posting Category Research Professionals Hiring Range $14.00 - $15.00 Full-time/Part-time Part-Time Temporary If part-time, how many hours per week? 32 Work Schedule Proposed Start Date Estimated Duration of Appointment 6 months or less Posting Open Date 05/17/2019 Posting Close Date 05/21/2019 Description of Work The Earth Data Sciences group in the Renaissance Computing Institute seeks a Summer Intern with Python programming skill to develop support code for a storm surge modeling system. The intern will work with existing codes written in other languages and convert them to effective and efficient python code. The intern will be expected to develop python-based software that processes externally prescribed datasets into a defined/prescribed format. The final deliverable will be robust and documented software (files) and a brief report detailing the approach, methods, and outcomes. Education and Experience Minimum: Bachelors degree in a discipline related to the area of assignment; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions. Preferred: Bachelors in an earth science field or similarly quantitative field, and some python knowledge. The intern should be knowledgeable in Python programming and basics of data management and analytics. Special Physical and Mental Requirements Equal Opportunity Employer Statement The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran. Stimulus/ARRA Funded No Special Instructions Temporary Employment Policies Temporary Employment Policies Quick Link http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/162439 Contact Information Office of Human Resources Contact Information If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (919) 843-2300 or send an email to employment@unc.edu Please note: The Office of Human Resources will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

Skills

research, python, programming, training, modeling, genetic analysis, origin, data science, languages, matlab, data analysis, latex, statistics, qualitative research, mathematical analysis

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