Intern, Data Science - Part-Time

  • SiriusXM
  • New York, USA
  • Jul 02, 2019
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SiriusXM interns don't make coffee. They're on-air, on projects and making valuable contributions to SiriusXM. Join our internship program and learn about the radio world and get hands-on experience in your field of study.

We're looking for a data scientist intern to join our data AI team to work on providing our customers with a better experience by using machine learning methods to deliver intelligent recommendations.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Research and implement the latest machine learning methods with NLP
  • Assist with segmenting content into significant pieces to be recommended to customers based on their personal profiles and search queries.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • In pursuit of a computer science degree or related field.
  • Knowledgeable of popular machine learning methods including neural networks.
  • Is familiar with mathematics and can translate equations to code.
  • Can demonstrate basic programming skills.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must be enrolled as a student in a college, university or trade school at the time of applying and interning. Students who have completed at least two years of college are preferred.

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to pay attention to details and be organized..
  • Commitment to "internal client" and customer service principles.
  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects.
  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task, and work under shifting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

Technical Skills:

  • Ability to create professional grade documentation of technical research.
  • Basic experience with programming in Python, R, Scala or Java.
  • Experience with some type of visual graphing framework.
  • Knowledge of search and content recommendation strategies is a plus.
  • Jupyter Notebook experience is a plus.

Please note that all SiriusXM internships are paid.

As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status.

Experience level of the applicant we want

College / Sixth form