Employer: Chegg Inc.
DATA SCIENCE INTERNSHIPSanta Clara, CA, United States Organization: Outcomes Data Science & AnalyticsThe Outcomes Data Science & Analytics team is composed of data scientists and business analysts. The team influences strategy and works closely with the product, engineering, marketing, and business leaders and is responsible for generating insights and reporting for the new careers products and services at Chegg.Role: Data Science InternshipWe’re looking for highly motivated interns to join our team and work on a number of applied data science problems within the education and career space. Interns on our Data Science team will apply data mining and machine learning algorithms to drive key business metrics and help growing revenues from enterprise customers. Responsibilities:Work closely with others on the Data Science & Analytics team, as well as cross-functionally with product, marketing, engineering, and business teams to understand project goals.Identify potential data sources. Conduct exploratory data analyses. Build statistical models, including classification models, NLP algorithms and search algorithms and other relevant algorithms.Establish model evaluation metrics. Evaluate model performance. Present and interpret model conclusions in ways to help drive strategic business decisions. Requirements: Pursuing a MS/PhD Degree in in a quantitative field (computer science, statistics, engineering, economics, or a related field)A strong interest in using data mining and statistical models to understand user needs, drive business metrics and improve product efficienciesGood data mining skills with strong attention to detailsExperience with machine learning and other advanced analytical methodsExperience with a scripting language, preferably Python or RSelf-motivated; independent, organized and proactive; highly responsive, flexible, and adaptable when working across multiple product teams; interest in Chegg’s missionStrong creative and critical thinking skillsBe legally allowed to work in the US (US citizen, green card, or F1 student visa holder)Have the ability to intern in Santa Clara, CaliforniaHave the ability to work for a continuous 10 weeks in the summer of 2020Nice to have:Experience using Amazon Web Services infrastructureExperience with SQLChegg out our intern program!http://www.chegg.com/jobs/universitySee what it’s like to be a Chegg intern!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cp1m_ZtOT_4Learn more about Chegg!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YYHnkwiD7OoAbout CheggChegg puts students first. As the leading connected learning platform, the company makes higher education more affordable, more accessible, and more successful for students. Chegg is a publicly-held company based in Santa Clara, California, and trades on the NYSE under the symbol CHGG. For more information, visit www.chegg.com. Chegg is an equal opportunity employer