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Machine Learning/Artificial Intelligence Summer Intern at SoKat

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Employer: SoKat

Expires: 04/30/2020

Machine Learning/Artificial Intelligence Software Engineer InternSummer 2020 SoKat is seeking applicants for a Machine Learning Software Engineer Intern in the Washington, DC area. This is a paid, full-time, in-person internship.  SoKat is focused on developing and implementing advanced ML/AI and Blockchain solutions for its clients by ingesting and modeling big data. SoKat has deep relationships with academics and works closely with its clients and has a strong team that thrives on continued learning and curiosity. We build and deploy useful ML/AI and Blockchain solutions that have real-world impact on business and society. We are seeking applicants with strong software development skills, with a keen interest in machine learning, artificial intelligence, and blockchain, and who are excited by continued learning and manipulating large data sets. Applicants will have the opportunity to learn and develop ML/AI/Blockchain algorithms and be exposed to other advanced AI tools. In this role, successful candidates will have the opportunity to work in a collaborative and fun team that values knowledge sharing, and who works to create tools that exceed client expectations. This is a full-time paid position. SoKat employees enjoy perks like free coffee, free breakfast most Friday mornings, and a friendly, small-company feel. Primary Responsibilities:·      Clean, arrange, merge, and manipulate data sets using Python·      Stay up-to-date with current technology trends and contribute new ideas to the team·      Present findings every week to the team and senior stakeholders·      Contribute to team discussions – internally and with the client·      Always consider ways to make code more efficient·      Write Python code relating to ML/AI and TensorFlow 2.0, Keras, NLP, BERT, LSTM, GANs, etc. What we are looking for:·      Curiosity, drive, professionalism, and knows how to have fun too·      Comfortable working in an environment shared with the client·      Ability to collaborate seamlessly with co-workers and leadership·      Eagerness to learn about techniques relevant to data cleaning and manipulation·      Academic or professional experience in some or all of the following areas are preferred:·      Working toward a Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in computer science, computer engineering, or physical sciences·      Experience with Python (especially Numpy, Pandas, Scipy, NLP, Juypter)·      3.75 GPA or above desired·      Excellent verbal and written communication skills·      Desired: working knowledge of Git/Bitbucket, Crucible, JIRA, react.js, D3.js, Go, bash, Linux  Applicants must have lived in the US for the last 3 years.Applicants must be able to work 40 hours per week.About SoKatSoKat Consulting, LLC ( SoKat Consulting, LLC. SoKat creates world-class Machine Learning / AI and Blockchain products and services primarily servicing institutional investors, government agencies, academic institutions and select-startups. SoKat unlocks the hidden value of data through thoughtful and creative solutions, comprising of actionable business intelligence, transparent data analytics, bold predictive models, and next-generation investment products. SoKat was co-founded by Prof. Jim Liew, who is an Associate Professor of Finance at Johns Hopkins Carey Business School.SoKat: