Data Science Intern

New York, United States · Data Science

Description

As a data science intern at Fast Forward Labs, you will help companies on their journey towards becoming data-driven and building data products. You will meet with clients and learn about a wide range of different industries—from media and healthcare to financial services and insurance. You will see the data they work with and the problems they encounter. Your work will involve exploratory data analysis, technical due diligence, and vetting new data products and services. You will take part in our weekly applied machine learning research meetings, and will have the opportunity to write for our blog.

Requirements

The ideal candidate likes both code and people. We expect you to be a strong programmer, with a background in math and statistics, and familiarity with standard data science and machine learning concepts.You enjoy tackling ill-defined and open-ended problems. You are an excellent communicator with an interest in explaining technical concepts to a broad audience. Finally, you like working with people to help them solve problems.

This opportunity is open to current undergraduate and graduate students, as well as recent graduates and career changers seeking an internship position. This is a paid full-time internships on site in our Brooklyn, NY office. We expect you to be available for a minimum of ten weeks starting in or after May 2017, and have the legal right to work in the US.

Benefits

These are paid full-time internships on site in our Brooklyn, NY office. Our office is near Atlantic Center/Barclays, and is easily accessible by the subway. We offer a flexible work schedule in a collaborative and creative environment.

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