Monday, November 10, 2008



2635 Meridian Parkway Ste 200 | Durham, NC 27713

User Experience Statistical Intern


iContact is a five-year old venture-backed 125-person company based in Durham, NC and our product is the leading email marketing and online communications platform used by over 35,000 companies worldwide. Our clients range from small businesses to blue chip clients like International Paper, Ford, Bank of America, Super 8 Motel, Symantec, Re/Max, United Colors of Benetton, Nissan, and LG Electronics.

iContact is searching for a Statistical Intern for an important and specific short term project to help us study, model and forecast our customers’ account lifetimes. The successful candidate will be a motivated self-starter, who loves diving deeply into interesting problems while also delivering timely, insightful and useful results and conclusions. This is a great opportunity for a student to gain hands on experience and build relationships in a corporate environment. There is a possibility this would lead to a permanent position in the future.


  • A thorough understanding of survival analysis is required
  • Ability to communicate and explain results to a diverse audience with varying degrees of statistical knowledge
  • Ph.D. or second-year Masters students, only, please
  • Eligibility to work in the United States is required


  • Write professional reports citing sources and stating assumptions
  • Presenting conclusions to directors and executives

For More Information

If you are interested and/or would like more information, please send resume with cover letter to If we determine you to be a qualified candidate we may send a questionnaire or contact you to schedule either an in-person interview or telephone interview. Additional information on the company and software can be found at