Data Scientist Intern, Chief Analytics Office- 2021 Summer Intern

Armonk, New York, US

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The smartest companies today fully leverage data analytics for strategic decision making.The IBM Chief Analytics Office, a division of IBM Corporate Headquarters, combines business knowledge with big data to direct the future of IBM’s strategic transformation. Do you want to drive significant change within a leading global company and influence C-suite level decisions?

Are you passionate about harnessing the power of big data and analytics to address real-world business problems and play a key role in influencing change? If so, we want you to apply.

Your Role and Responsibilities

This position is an internal Data Scientist Intern role with the Chief Analytics Office. You will work alongside consultants, managers, and senior data scientists to enhance business performance through analytics and data science focused initiatives. The position’s main role and responsibilities include:
  • data exploration, extraction and manipulation
  • fact-based quantitative analysis using data visualization techniques
  • building innovative statistical and machine learning models, writing code, testing and validating
  • interpreting output and performance of models in business terms, communicating findings to the team
  • collaborating in a team environment

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • BS in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, Data Science, or related STEM Fields
  • You must have proficiency in Python, R, SQL or another programming language
  • You have experience and/or coursework in statistics and machine learning
  • You have experience and/or coursework in exploratory data analysis and statistical modeling through software (e.g. SPSS) or programming language (e.g. Python)
  • You have understanding of database and analytical technologies in the industry as well as code versioning
  • You thrive in a collaborative team environment
  • You live or are willing to relocate to New York

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • You are pursuing a MS in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, Data Science, or related STEM Fields
  • You have experience in data engineering for machine learning applications
  • You have experience and/or coursework in deep learning, with applications
  • You have professional experience with Spark and/or TensorFlow
  • You have effective written and verbal communication skills
  • You have demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product and technical challenges in an enterprise environment
  • You have hands-on experience deploying analytical models to solve business problems

About Business Unit
The IBM Chief Analytics Office is an elite analytics consulting team that is tasked by IBM executives to pursue our most complex strategic issues. Our work is a combination of data science and management consulting. Through state of the art technology, and the power of artificial intelligence we strive to improve traditional business decision-making and processes.

Your Life @ IBM
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Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

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About IBM
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Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

Job tags: Big Data Consulting Data Analytics Deep Learning Engineering Machine Learning Python R Spark SQL TensorFlow