Aegon Asset Management Data Science Internship (Summer 2021) in Denver, Colorado
Job Description SummaryUsing data science, machine learning, computer vision, natural language processing, and IoT, Data Science interns will revolutionize the way our customers save, invest, protect, and retire to develop better wellness habits. As part of the Advanced Analytics group, interns will work with product managers, data engineers, and other data scientists to develop innovative solutions that transform the way we do business by challenging assumptions and providing constructive criticism and ideas for improvement.Job Description
Design experiments and formulate machine learning problems to address major business challenges and innovation opportunities
Discover, collect, cleanse, and refine the data needed for analysis and modeling
Analyze large datasets to extract actionable insights and inform experimental design and model development
Write lucid, compelling summaries to communicate results of your analysis, model development, and testing which inform how the business should act
Build models using a variety of statistical and machine learning techniques, assessing the best type of model for the problem context and using advanced techniques and customizations to optimize model performance
Harden models for production deployment and monitor model performance over time
Eligibility / Requirements
Students must be actively pursuing a degree at a college or university and should either have at least one semester remaining prior to the completion of the internship or be currently enrolled.
Internships are not available for students who have completed their college education or who will graduate prior to the conclusion of the internship.
Knowledge of major machine learning algorithms; practical experience with machine learning libraries and platforms (i.e. Scikit-learn and Tensorflow); demonstrated experience working with data at scale in the Hadoop ecosystem and a particular talent for using data to tell a story
Beginning or Intermediate skills in Python and R
Solid statistical analysis skills a good understanding of experimental design
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, great communication skills
Passion for learning and keeping pace with the latest advances in data science and machine learning
Master’s and PhD student studying Computer Science, Machine Learning, Data Science, Math, Statistics
Prior internship or full time job experience
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