Data Engineering Client Services Internship

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Forian provides a unique suite of SaaS solutions, data management capabilities, and proprietary data and analytics to optimize and measure operational, clinical, and financial performance for customers within the traditional and emerging life sciences, healthcare payer, and provider segments.


We’re looking for a motivated individual to join us this summer as a Data Analytics/Engineering Intern. This internship will work with our fast-paced, dynamic Commercial Services and Engineering teams developing a plethora of big data products and providing best-in-class services in healthcare, life sciences, and consumer analytics. The primary focus of the role is to develop business intelligence analytics solutions based on high-complexity data to provide answers to the healthcare industry’s most demanding challenges amongst a wide range of customer groups. This individual will contribute to new product development and enhancements, collaborate with data engineering team members, and operations engagement managers to develop custom projects, and engage in internal initiatives that drive the success of Forian as a company.


  • Collaborating with internal teams in a fast-paced environment from concept to operations, providing deep technical subject matter expertise for successfully exploring large-scale data solutions using a combination of healthcare, life sciences, and consumer data and cloud-based technologies.
  • Building out repeatable processes for providing both custom and syndicated deliverables in healthcare, life sciences, and consumer analytics.
  • Understanding and internalizing existing proprietary healthcare analytics methodologies and approaches, as well as the business rationale behind these approaches.
  • Adapting standardized Forian methodologies towards new applications and, based on a set of business requirements, translating the requested analytics into scalable SQL code frameworks.
  • Querying datasets, visualizing query results, and creating reports for internal QA/QC communications.

You Will Love This Job If

  • You are interested in learning about healthcare data, its complexity, and its value.
  • You are an initiative-taker who aspires to help a growing company move towards the next stage in its lifecycle.
  • You like to understand the big picture and enjoy solving messy problems to realize the long-term vision.
  • You are highly analytical and data savvy, anchoring on data to drive first principles thinking.
  • You structure and prioritize the responsibilities and tasks assigned to you based on the criticality of the deliverable.
  • You know how to navigate large, cross-functional challenges with effective communication targeted to the audience with professionalism and enthusiasm.
  • You know how to build trust quickly.
  • You enjoy a remote work environment and a flexible schedule.
  • You have a willingness to engage in Slack banter and a company supporting employee growth, professionally and personally.

Basic Qualifications

  • Progress toward a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Economics, Statistics, Engineering, Biology, Healthcare Analytics, Epidemiology, or a related field
  • Strong computer science fundamentals and relational data (SQL) experience
  • Strong written, verbal, and visual communication skills. You should be able to articulate your decisions, whiteboard innovative solutions, present ideas concisely, and defend your beliefs.
  • An appetite to try new things. You are curious and excited to improve your process, and always looking to learn. You ask questions and do not shy away from challenges.

Additional Qualifications

  • Progress toward an advanced degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Epidemiology, or related fields
  • Experience working with pharmacy and/or medical claims data or other patient-level, longitudinal, data sets.
  • Experience with health economics and outcomes research / real-world evidence project development.
  • Experience creating dashboards using data visualization tools (Tableau, Looker, Microsoft Power BI)
  • Experience developing in Python.
  • Experience with machine learning/AI.
  • Experience working with consumer demographic/psychographic data.
  • Experience working within Databricks. Redshift or Snowflake database platforms


This internship is a remote-based role with preference given to candidates residing in Massachusetts, Maryland, and CA. We will consider candidates residing in Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.


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Forian Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Job Categories: Engineering
Job Types: Internship Part Time
Job Locations: Remote