Data Scientist Internship - Strategic Data Solutions

Austin, Texas, United States
Operations and Supply Chain

Summary

Posted: Nov 9, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 114266212
Are you ready to apply your educational experience to real-world problems? Are you passionate about applying your data skills in a real-world tech environment? Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it. Apple's Strategic Data Solutions Analytic Insight team is seeking a Data Scientist Intern for a role this summer at our Austin, Texas location. If you’re interested in being a part of a team that’s constantly learning and problem-solving, we’d love to talk with you. Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants.

Key Qualifications

  • - Strong, demonstrated interest in data science
  • - Ability to program in Python, Java, C++, or similar language
  • - Solid, proven grasp of data analysis
  • - Working knowledge of relational databases and SQL is a plus

Description

The Analytic Insight (AI) team provides analytic support across Apple's lines of business, applying data science and machine learning to mitigate fraud, waste, and abuse while optimizing and empowering our customers and internal partners. The team of data scientists researches, develops, and operationally supports analytical models that take real-time and forensic action against a variety of threats. As an intern on the AI team, you will work with your mentor to develop an innovative research project and present the results to senior leadership at the end of the summer. You will get to play in Apple's enormous data infrastructure, evaluating your new tools and techniques on a giant scale.

Education & Experience

Currently enrolled in a degree-granting program pursuing an M.S. or Ph.D. in machine learning, statistics, operations research, or closely related fields with equivalent experience. Must be returning to school after internship.

Additional Requirements

  • Past internship projects include: LSTMs, natural language processing, and data visualization.