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Daktronics | Brookings, SD
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* Accepting Applications Through 13 October 2019

Every day, in nearly 100 countries around the world, millions of people depend on Daktronics scoring and display systems for information and entertainment. Our displays provide vital travel information in airports and train stations and along highways. They advertise the price of gas, store specials, and more as you make your daily commute. They also enhance spectators' experiences at sporting events of all kinds, from Little League to the major leagues.

Daktronics is looking for a highly motivated Data & Reporting Analyst Intern for our business intelligence (BI) and analytics area in our Accounting team. We are looking for an individual ready to apply their education to help us extract knowledge and insights from our data. We will teach you to use our tools and data to help you contribute to data solutions. To learn more about us, please check out our Daktronics Internship Video.

This Internship runs 13 January 2020 to 14 August 2020.

As an Accounting Data Analyst Intern, you will:

* Develop reports and dashboard solutions using Microsoft's BI technologies (primarily Reporting Services, PowerBI and excel).
* Assist with design and development of forensic data analysis, managerial accounting, financial reporting, and compliance related projects.
* Work collaboratively with users to gather requirements and present solutions for data/statistical analysis projects.
* Work collaboratively with IT to prepare datasets, test, and conduct quality assurance support on developed data solutions.
* Troubleshoot data issues with production BI and analytical solutions.
* Maintain confidentiality of sensitive data.


* Preferred applicants will be full-time students currently enrolled in an accredited degree programs related to Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Data Science, Data Analytics, Economics, Accounting or Financial Engineering.
* Preferred applicants will have at least three years of college coursework completed by the time the internship begins.
* Commit to 40 hours per week during the internship.
* Required to take a semester off from school to pursue the internship. Duration of internship will be a summer and a semester or a semester and a summer.
* Work through the Cooperative Education Internship Program with accredited university and Faculty Coordinator to arrange for credit while participating in this 7-month internship.
* GPA of 3.0 or greater.
* Unofficial transcripts or web transcripts must be submitted with application to be considered for this internship.
* Understanding of database structures, theories, principles, and practices, with preference towards those with:
* Understanding of techniques and processes for accessing and presenting data for business applications.
* Experience with languages (TSQL or PL/SQL) for accessing data from structured environments.
* Experience with any programming language, preference given to applicants with experience using DAX, Python, R.
* Experience with creating reports and dashboards in Microsoft PowerBI.

* Ability to understand and take direction on solving complex business information problems.
* Ability to clearly communicate insights from data analysis.
* Proficient user of general Microsoft applications, including but not limited to Excel and Word.
* Self-motivated, flexible and organized and strong need to work as a team player.

Other Requirements -

* Good oral and written communication skills, good organizational skills, self-motivation.
* Fluent in English, both written and verbal.
* Daktronics does not sponsor, renew, or extend immigration visas for this position.

Daktronics is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetics, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or citizenship status. If you would like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here.

About Daktronics

Daktronics, Inc. is a supplier of electronic scoreboards, large electronic display systems and related marketing services, digital messaging solutions and software and services for sports venues, commercial and transportation applications. The Company operates through five segments: Commercial, Live Events, Schools and Theatres, Transportation and International. The Company offers a line of products, from small indoor and outdoor scoreboards and electronic displays to video display systems, as well as related control, timing, sound and hoist systems and related professional services. The Company is engaged in designing, marketing, manufacturing, installing and servicing integrated systems that display real-time data, graphics, animation and video. The Company is engaged in a range of activities, including marketing and sales, engineering and design, manufacturing and professional services. (Source: 10-K)