Intern, Data Analytics

  • Roku
  • Santa Monica, CA, USA
  • Jan 06, 2020
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Roku is looking for a Intern Analyst, Data Science to play an instrumental role in helping Roku to continue it's success by providing insightful segmentation, analysis of platform and behavioral trends, and A|B testing. Intern Analyst, Data Science need not only strong technical abilities to retrieve, manipulate, analyze, and visualize data but also excellent communication capabilities. One of the key requirements of the role is to be able to influence business initiatives by telling a compelling data story.


  • Apply quantitative analysis, data mining, and visualizations to see beyond the numbers and understand how our users interact with our hardware and software products
  • Design and evaluate A/B tests as well as observational studies
  • Monitor key operating metrics and understand root causes of fluctuations
  • Build visualizations to illustrate complex on-platform behavioral trends

Technical Experience/Qualifications:

  • Currently enrolled in an accredited MS/MA in engineering, computer science, applied mathematics, statistics or other related field
  • Knowledge of A|B test design
  • Knowledge of structuring very large data warehouses (i.e., 'Big Data)
  • Knowledge of statistical distributions and predictive modeling techniques
  • Proficient in SQL
  • Experience coding in R or Python a huge plus
  • Experience creating data visualizations in Tableau, Looker, or other modern visualization tools

Experience level of the applicant we want

College / Sixth form, High School