IHS Markit CIP Intern Research & Analysis in Naperville, Illinois

IHS Markit (NASDAQ: INFO) is a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions for the major industries and markets that drive economies worldwide. The company delivers next-generation information, analytics and solutions to customers in business, finance and government, improving their operational efficiency and providing deep insights that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. IHS Markit has more than 50,000 key business and government customers, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500 and the world’s leading financial institutions. Headquartered in London, IHS Markit is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.

Team Overview:

The Research Signals group provides independent research and investment consulting services to the institutional asset management community. The group designs and develops individual factors and multi-factor models across a range of asset classes by applying a systematic evaluation process to a variety of fundamental, technical, and industry-specific data sources.

Position Summary:

As an Intern with IHS Markit, you will undertake work on a real business project intended to add value to your team as well as provide you with a great learning opportunity. In addition, you will take responsibility for daily tasks similar to those a permanent (Associate/ Quantitative Analyst) would perform, which will provide you with the opportunity to see how a career within quantitative investment research will start. Upon completion of the internship, you will have a deep understanding of how quant research works, how it adds value to our customers and how the product is maintained and developed in order to keep it competitive in the marketplace.

Role Requirements:

To be considered for this opportunity, candidates should demonstrate the following education, skills and experience:

  • Currently pursuing a degree in Finance, Mathematics, Statistics or related quantitative discipline

  • Experience with Excel, Matlab, R and/or SQL

  • The ability to work to deadlines and prioritize a complex workload

  • Strong attention to detail

  • A flexible attitude and the ability to work collaboratively

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Current ColleaguesIf you are currently a colleague with IHS Markit please apply internally via Workday.About IHS Markit

IHS Markit harnesses deep sources of information, analytics and expertise to forge solutions for the industries and markets that drive global economies. Our company partners with clients in business, finance and government to provide the unrivaled insights and perspectives that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. We call this The New Intelligence. IHS Markit serves more than 50,000 key customers in more than 140 countries, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500. We help decision makers apply higher-level thinking to daily tasks and strategic issues across a host of industries and disciplines including energy, finance, automotive, engineering, technology, maritime and trade, aerospace and defense, chemical, and economics and country risk.

Headquartered in London, IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.