Data Science Intern

  • BP
  • Colorado, USA
  • Jul 01, 2019
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BPX internships provide students an exciting opportunity to work on challenging, value adding projects for the business. Working alongside BPX technical teams, interns will learn and apply Data Science principles to build upon their classroom knowledge. We offer access to advanced technology and mentoring by subject-matter experts as interns work collaboratively on a focused project related to the optimization of existing and/or exploration for new energy sources. At the conclusion of this internship, interns will present their work to BPX management and be provided with coaching and feedback to help grow and develop technical and professional skills. 3 Positions available in Texas and Colorado offices

  • Demonstrate the ability to apply knowledge of Data Science principles, practices and procedures.
  • Demonstrate ability to solve complex problems utilizing a variety of resources
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks within a fast-paced, team-based environment
  • Able to communicate effectively; understand and clarify oral and written instructions and follow directions from managers and other professionals.
  • Required skills include:
    • proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Access, PowerPoint and Excel
    • Programming in R, Python or Java
    • Experience with data wrangling, especially with data sets with n=1000000+ and p=100+
    • Knowledge of statistical methods, including multivariate
    • Experience of data visualization (presenting results of data wrangling/exploratory analysis to stakeholders)
    • Technical writing (documentation of processes and code)

Employer Requirements

Permanent US Resident: or ability to work in the United States without any limitations

Minimum Cumulative GPA 3.0

Allowed School Years: Sophomore, Junior, and non-graduating Seniors, Masters Students

Allowed Majors: Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Data Analytics

Experience level of the applicant we want

College / Sixth form