data.world is seeking an Open Data/Data Wrangling Intern that will help us gather data to be published on data.world’s data catalog. You will play a significant role in increasing the number of datasets that our users can find and use for their research and projects. To gather data, you will use both tried and true research techniques and will be encouraged to propose creative approaches. You will be starting from a designated list, but your input will also help contribute to these efforts. Our users range from amazing NGOs, Civic Tech groups around the country, data science students, data hobbyists and beyond.
At data.world, you will:
This internship will give you hands-on experience with data gathering, metadata management, open data best practices, Python scraping, and creative writing.
We’d love to see:
Perks and benefits:
If you have the exceptional combination of skills and qualities that we are looking for, then we’re excited to meet you!
Note: We encourage people from underrepresented groups to apply.
We are the world’s largest collaborative data community and we very much believe that our people need to represent the very diverse nature of the community we are serving and customer base we are winning. We believe that diversity leads to the most creative discussions, ideas, and outcomes.