Data Analytics Intern

Location
Cambridge, MA, United States
Posted
Feb 16, 2021
Ref
R69
Hotbed
Genetown
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Why Join Intellia?

Our mission is to develop curative genome editing treatments that can positively transform the lives of people living with severe and life-threatening diseases.

Beyond our science, we live our four core values: One, Explore, Disrupt, Deliver and feel strongly that you can achieve more at Intellia. We have a single-minded determination to excel and succeed together. We believe in the power of curiosity and pushing boundaries. We welcome challenging thoughts and imagination to develop innovative solutions. And we know that patients are counting on us to make the promise a reality, so we must maintain high standards and get it done.

We want all of our people to go beyond what is possible. We aren't constrained by typical end rails, and we aren't out to just treat people. We're all in this for something more. We're driven to cure and motivated for change. Just imagine the possibilities of what we can do together.

This position is a remote opportunity​ . The summer internship will be 100% virtual.

How you will Achieve More with Intellia:

Intellia Therapeutics is a cutting-edge healthcare company creating gene editing treatments for challenging diseases. Intellia continuously generates high-complexity data to rapidly develop a variety of CRISPR/Cas9-based therapeutics.

We are seeking an intern to support an expanded data structuring platform to manage a variety of nonclinical data. This is a role focused on technical communication between Computational/Data Scientists and Experimental Biologists. The successful intern will be the lead liaison for training and platform optimization. Experience will include contributing to building, deploying and optimizing a scientific data analytics platform for use in rapid development of new biotechnology products.

Responsibilities:
  • Quickly learn data-facing and laboratory-facing processes associated with information management within data analytics platform
  • Create educational training materials and tools to effectively communicate platform features and functionality
  • Design and perform interactive sessions to facilitate rapid adoption by end users
  • Collect and user feedback and coordinate exchange between developers and lab scientists
  • Test platform improvements ahead of deployment to increase usability
  • Contribute to historical data backfilling


Qualifications:
  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's degree program with a major in Human Factors, Biology, Computer Science, or related
  • Understand basic biology-oriented lab process; animal and molecular biology
  • Understand basic computational and database processes; Laboratory information management systems (LIMS); data structuring
  • Exhibit strong business communication skills; proactive tasking
  • Familiarity with teaching, training and/or technical education principles


EEOC Statement: Intellia believes in a diverse environment, and is committed to equal employment opportunity for all its employees and qualified applicants. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. Intellia will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.