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Developmental Intern - Data Services


White Plains, NY, US


The New York Power Authority is reimagining the role of the public utility and helping our customers take full advantage of the new electricity offerings. If you’re passionate about the customer experience and want to be part of our journey toward becoming the first end-to-end digital utility in the country, we want to hear from you. Learn more about us, our clean energy technologies and the trend-setting work we’re doing for New York State here.


The Summer Developmental Intern program is ideal for a college or graduate level student interested in …


  • Exploring how hydropower, energy efficiency, electric vehicles and more exciting initiatives are changing the power industry
  • Seeing firsthand what it’s like to work for New York State, including exposure to labor unions and collective bargaining agreements
  • Learning about NYPA’s commitment to New York State citizens and the communities where our generation facilities are hosted
  • Visiting the Blenheim-Gilboa power project to see up close how our power is made and how important pumped storage is to reliable electricity in New York
  • Gaining a foundation on the energy regulations that govern our industry


Please apply to only one Developmental Intern position at NYPA. We may consider your experience for other Developmental Intern positions if your experience fits.


Assist in the day to day functioning of Data Services Group. This includes assisting data analysts, integration developers and data administrators to manage data acquisition platform and to develop integrations to collect and analyze data from;

- NYPA business systems including SAP and Maximo

- NYPA transmission data including PMUs and sensors

- Commercial Operations data including the New York Energy Manager

- Financial and Audit related data

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities



Utilization of high-performance distributed systems like Spark and NoSQL

Utilization of Integration tools or ETL tools, AWS API Gateway and Kinesis

Utilization of visualization tools such as Tableau and Power BI

How to effectively work with IT professionals, data scientists, engineers, financial and business professionals




Participate in a real world implementation of Data Analytics Platform

Knowledge of Data Integration and high volume real-time data processing

Knowledge of the analytical requirements of a large utility




How to work with Spark, Python and Data integration tools

Communications and business writing skills

How to effectively use the latest technology to solve business problems

Education, Experience and Certifications

Must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program

Technical Competencies:

Computer skills, knowledge of Microsoft Windows 10, Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Powerpoint and any programming language.
Knowledge of Visio will be helpful.


Behavioral Competencies:

Interpersonal Skills
Enthusiasm for data analytics
Interpersonal Skills
Positive Attitude

Physical Requirements

The New York Power Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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We are a team of over 1,900 energy technologists, IT specialists, business experts, hydro engineers, and other professionals leading the energy revolution. With state-of-the-art technology, advanced R&D, and a modernized infrastructure, we provide New Yorkers with low-cost, clean, reliable power — and we are well on the way to becoming the first fully digital utility in the country. At NYPA, you will be empowered to think big, do good, and transform the energy industry.

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Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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