Job Opening: Analyst Intern

Intern: Analyst

Job Description

We are seeking an analyst at our Boston-based public health informatics company. The analyst will curate and analyze data derived from various Epidemico surveillance systems, spanning topic areas of drug safety and infectious disease. S/he will also support the design and development of new surveillance topic areas, such as tobacco products, vaccine sentiment, and supply chain. Analyst will also contribute to presentation decks, white papers, and research projects in using novel data sources for public health surveillance.

The position will require 20 hours/week, with a flexible schedule. Some hours may be performed at home, but must be in the office at least once a week. All 20 hours of the first two weeks must be in the office for training.

We are a diverse, multi-nationality, multi-ethnic, gender-balanced team, and candidates from historically underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply.


  • Pursuing master’s degree in public health or related field
  • Proficiency in strategically using data to achieve insights and create visualizations
  • Understanding of social media platforms (Twitter, Facebook, patient powered research networks, blogs)
  • Ability to take initiative and work independently
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills


  • Familiarity with pharmaceutical products, tobacco products, or supply chain
  • Understanding of data mining and natural language processing
  • Experience with data manipulation software such as Stata, R, or SAS

What We Offer

  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Flexible schedule and location
  • Unique and growing company culture that fosters your professional growth

About Epidemico, Inc.

Epidemico is a health data collection and analytics company. We combine natural language processing, crowdsourcing, and public health expertise to provide real-time insights and consumer engagement on population health. Our web and mobile platforms serve as resources for the public, government officials, life science, hospitality and financial companies. The company is a spinoff from Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School and MIT. Our work has been nationally recognized by the Smithsonian, the White House, the Library of Congress as well as national and international media including the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, NBC and CNN.

How to apply

Please contact chi AT epidemico DOT com to apply.


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