ACORD internships offer hands-on learning through participating in diverse projects. Interns must be comfortable in quickly getting familiar with new topics in order to contribute to the project team’s success. As an intern you will make an impact on new and existing initiatives, in addition to building analytical and leadership skills.
Work with IT to help design and implement tools and services needed to support the business;
Design, develop, test, debug and document programs that meet user needs and specifications;
Deliver high-quality systems and meet project deadlines;
Maintain and improve existing programs;
Gather, organize and manage information/requirements from users and various levels of management;
Assist with ad-hoc reporting and special requests;
Work on a variety of projects (multi-task);
Ability to quickly learn and work on new technologies and implement POC;
Undergraduate candidate pursing a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science of Information Systems or related field.
Proficiency in Java,J2EE technology stack and Python;
Basic understanding of BigData technologies like Hadoop HDFS, MapReduce, PIG, Hive etc.
Basic understanding of Business Intelligence, Data Analytics and Data Modeling and Reporting;
Self-motivated, energetic and with a very positive attitude;
Ability to think analytically and complete projects with minimal supervision;
Excellent prioritization, planning, organization, time management and multitasking
Based in New York, ACORD (Association for Cooperative Operations Research and Development) is a global, nonprofit insurance association whose mission is to facilitate the development and use of standards for the insurance, reinsurance and related financial services industries. With offices in London as well, ACORD accomplishes its mission by remaining an objective, independent advocate for sharing information among diverse platforms. ACORD Standards and services improve efficiency and expand market reach. Affiliated with ACORD are hundreds of insurance and reinsurance companies, and thousands of agents and brokers, related financial services organizations, software providers, and industry organizations worldwide.