Caterpillar, Inc. Optimization Analytics Part-Time Intern in Champaign, Illinois

Optimization Analytics Part-Time Intern

Description

Caterpillar isthe world's leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, dieseland natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electriclocomotives. Our products have evolved from simple mechanical workhorses tosophisticated, electronically controlled work-site solutions.

Thistransformation, along with our smart factories and our integrated dealernetwork, has provided a wealth of Big Data that is mined and analyzed acrossvarious segments such as product development, manufacturing, supply chain,marketing, sales and customer support.

AnalyticsProfessionals are the data driven, business professionals using quantitativemethods such as business simulations, data mining and advanced statisticaltechniques to solve problems for internal business partners and externalCaterpillar customers.

As an AdvancedAnalytics Part Time Intern, you will be immersed in our business and introducedto our analytics tools and techniques, enabling you to provide data basedinsights that drive business decisions. In some cases, you will be involved indeveloping new analytics tools customized for Caterpillar applications.

Typicalproblems include, but are not limited to: identifying new potential customersfor marketing opportunities, determining machine application profiles tounderstand operator’s behaviors, conducting different site-level simulationsfor productivity improvement, exploring emerging analytics technology forCaterpillar applications, automating or optimizing business or productdevelopment process, etc.

This positionwill have the expectation to work part-time during the school year with thepossibility of working full-time during the summer at the Champaign SimulationCenter located in Champaign, IL

Tobe considered for this position, candidates must attach aresume, unofficial transcript, and Github or Gitlab link (ifavailable) to their application.

Qualifications

BasicQualifications

  • Must be pursuing a Bachelor, Masters or PhD degree in Engineering, Computer Sciences or equivalent technical fields

  • Must be currently enrolled as a student at the University of Illinois - Urbana/Champaign

  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative Grade Point Average of 3.0/4.0 (no rounding)

  • Demonstrated experience in software development

  • 1 to 2 years or significant project experience with Python.

TopCandidates Will Also Have

  • Interested in pursuing a career in Analytics, Simulation and Optimization

  • Strong technical and problem-solving skills

  • Works well in Team Environment

  • Knowledge of C , Java Script, Java, Swift, Android or similar tools

Caterpillar is proud of the role we play in building the world's infrastructure. The work we do drives progress for millions of people around the globe.

All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.

Job Information Analytics

Primary Location United States-Illinois-Champaign

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.

Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

Req ID: 1900003Y