Intern – Data Platform & Analytics (Summer 2022)
PPL Electric Utilities Information Technology organization is seeking a student to work full time (40 hours/week) during Summer 2022, in Allentown, Pennsylvania or remote to assist us in our digital transformation.
If you are pursuing data analytic & engineering career and have a passion for Big Data, IoT technologies, Data Analytics, Edge Computing, Machine Learning, Cloud Data Platform, CI/CD, etc., you might want to apply. The PPL Electric Utilities Data Platform-Analytics intern will actively work to help in building cloud data analytics & machine learning platform in our digital transformation efforts.
The things you may learn about and do day to day include:
Cloud Data Platform
Data Streaming (IoT) & Ingestion
Cloud Data Pipeline Optimization
Data Quality Analysis
Data Governance & Lineage
Machine Learning (ML) Engineering
Master Data Management (Utilities Asset)
ML Model training, scaling, etc.
A PPL Intern is a temporarily employed full-time college student in an accredited four-year institution of higher learning, who is offered a work-study program designed to give college students practical work experience in their field of study. This program often helps students determine career interests. Beyond the scope of the actual tasks performed, the student becomes familiar with a corporate environment and gains practical skills and knowledge to supplement their classroom experience.
Joining PPL as a Data Platform & Analytics intern provides you with the opportunity to explore possible career opportunities within Data or ML Engineering, Data Governance, Cloud data platform and Data Visualization. As well as:
Meeting senior executives
Becoming members of business resource groups
Participating in community service projects
Contributing to departmental goals.
Candidates must meet the basic qualifications and pass all required tests or assessments to receive consideration. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility form upon hire.
Enrolled in a curriculum leading to a baccalaureate or master’s degree in Computer Science, or related discipline.
Will graduate from their academic program within 12 months of internship completion.
Have an acceptable overall grade point average, not lower than a 3.0.
Eligible to work in accordance with Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services (BCIS) regulations.
Able to provide an official student transcript and other required information.
Able to work in a team environment.
Able to demonstrate good interpersonal and communication skills.
Demonstrated leadership abilities.
The company reserves the right to determine if this position will be assigned to work on-site, remotely, or a combination of both. Assigned work location may change. In the case of remote work, physical presence in the office/on-site may be required to engage in face-to-face interaction and coordination of work.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
Our company is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity and the strength it brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identify, genetic information, disability status, or any other protected characteristic.
Regular or Temporary:
Able to work in a team environment. Able to demonstrate good interpersonal and communication skills. Demonstrated leadership abilities.
Full-time or Part-time:
As one of the largest investor-owned companies in the U.S. utility sector, PPL Corporation delivers on its promises to customers, investors, employees and the communities we serve. Our utilities – Western Power Distribution, Louisville Gas and Electric and Kentucky Utilities, and PPL Electric Utilities – provide an outstanding service experience for our customers, consistently ranking among the best in the United States. PPL has grown from a company with customers and facilities in one region of Pennsylvania to a diverse energy company with more than 7 million customers in the U.S. PPL provides energy for millions of customers while providing challenging and rewarding careers for thousands of employees around the U.S. and abroad.
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