Data Science Intern

High AlphaData Science 0-2 Years

Job Description

At High Alpha, we partner with exceptional founders to conceive, launch, and scale next-generation B2B SaaS companies through the application of business strategy, world-class design, and product development. We design new businesses from the ground up by providing the critical research, infrastructure, talent, and resources that companies need to innovate and scale quickly.

The candidate will work with the High Alpha Data Science team and Co-Founders of a new High Alpha Studio portfolio company. We’ll be building a new software product and company from the ground up, laying the foundation for a successful data science practice. Based on performance, career goals, and business conditions a full-time employment offer is likely following a successful internship.

What We’re Looking For:
PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERTISE
Enrolled in a Data Science or Machine Learning graduate program
Experience in building machine learning infrastructure on AWS, Google Cloud, or Azure.
Experience with big data technologies like Kubernetes, Spark, Hbase, Bigtable, Hadoop, MapReduce, Hive, Pig, MySQL, MongoDB, Cassandra, Spark, NoSQL, and SQL.
Experience in Python (numpy, pandas, scipy, etc) Experience in web languages (Go, Ruby, Node, React, etc), R, Java or C++ considered beneficial.
Experience with Scikit-learn, Tensorflow, or PyTorch.
Understanding of object-oriented design and web technologies.
Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as GIT
Practical understanding of statistics, predictive analytics, machine learning, and artificial intelligence algorithms.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
What We Value :
DREAMING BIG
We constantly challenge ourselves to push boundaries, defy conventional wisdom, and take smart risks by pursuing big opportunities hiding in plain sight.

MOVING FAST
We push ourselves and portfolio companies to build processes and systems that compress time, speed, and decision-making to produce results faster.

EXPECTING MORE
We demand the best from ourselves, our team, and our partners. We create the context for success by providing the appropriate resources, infrastructure, training, and mentorship required to win.

High Alpha is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. We don’t discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Posted On

January 20, 2020