Who we are:
We are Dataminr. Our advanced AI platform delivers relevant, actionable information alerts in real time. We detect the earliest signals on real-time risks within an increasingly diverse & complex landscape of publicly available information, enabling more effective risk mitigation strategies, faster response, & better crisis management for public & commercial sector organizations across the globe.
We've grown to over 450 talented employees across six global offices & raised $392 million in funding at a $1.6 billion valuation in our most recent investment round. Our culture promotes cross-team interaction, work-life balance & the sharing of information & ideas because it enables us to do our best work together & have fun.
We are a mission-driven company committed to the power of AI & real-time information as a force for good in the world. Join us & help the world operate in real time.
About the role:
As a Real-Time Quality Assurance Intern, you will be an integral part of our algorithm training process, serving as a resource to help define factors that are important to our clients. Please note that the Real-Time Quality Assurance Intern position is an hourly role with a set wage. This role is approximately 24 hours/week (negotiable). The ability to work weekends is preferred.
Who you are:
You are a highly motivated undergraduate or graduate student who loves being at the forefront of breaking news & has a passion for technology & social media.
Desired Skills & Experience:
- Working on a 4-year degree, preferably in Journalism, Communications, English, Criminal Justice, political/social sciences or related fields
- Strong understanding of social media & the news cycle
- Excellent written & verbal communication skills
- Strong organizational skills, comfortable managing multiple competing priorities
- Ability to monitor & analyze real-time data
- Able to adapt quickly in a rapidly changing environment
- Professional proficiency in a foreign language a plus, but not required
- Provide real-time QA of algorithmic datastreams
- Collaborate & communicate in a team-centric environment on daily priorities
- Daily catered meal during shift
- Stocked pantry with snacks & beverages
- Exclusive access to Dataminr mobile application