Summer Remote Intern - Data Engineering


Remote / Virtual 01-13-2021
  • Paid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

Our Data Engineering program is designed to provide interns with real-world data engineering experience, using state of the art tools and technologies. Working as part of our data engineering team, interns will help to design and develop custom decision sciences product for the media industry. Interns will acquire specific responsibilities, goals, and timelines aligned with the teams in which they are embedded. Join us as we collaborate across our business to design and implement engineering solutions that drive data-enhanced strategic decisions.

Daily responsibilities and projects may include (but are not limited to):

Processing structured and unstructured data into a form suitable for analysis and reporting, to drive state-of-the-art analytics and machine learning applications
Operationalizing data science models / products in a cluster-computing environment

Building data pipeline frameworks to automate high-volume / real-time data delivery

Working with data scientists to understand processes and support feature engineering

Application Deadline: Summer Internship postings are live for a limited time only, apply today!

Current Master's or PhD student at an Accredited Institution in Computer Science, Data Engineering, ML Engineering, or other relevant fields. Must be able to provide documentation to confirm your degree progress

Working knowledge of at least two of the following programming languages: Python, R, Pyspark, Angular, JavaScript

Working knowledge of Distributed Computing environments

Experience working in cloud computing environment, designing solution architecture

Experience with Machine Learning and/or statistical modelling

Familiarity with relational databases and SQL

Familiarity with data visualization techniques (knowledge of BI tools a plus: Tableau, Domo, etc.)

Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above

Must be 18 years of age or older

Must be authorized to work in the United States without visa sponsorship by NBCUniversal

Desired Characteristics

Strong interest in the media industry

Commitment to building an inclusive work environment

Strong interpersonal skills; must be able to work effectively as part of a project team and foster team cooperation

Excellent verbal and written communication

Previous internship experience and on-campus involvement