iRobot – Data science intern
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Imagine the future you could help us build.
Teamwork, not just tech work. We are tech futurists and business geniuses. Together, we solve problems to
make daily life easier. We are looking for a few more great minds to join our team as we continue to grow one of
the world's leading consumer robot companies.
Together, we empower people to do more.
Are you excited about spelunking in robot data? iRobot is looking for a Data Science Co-op to join our team.
iRobot Corporation, with a mission of “empowering people to do more,” is at the forefront of the development of
robotics and artificial intelligence technologies. We've become one of the world’s preeminent specialist designers
and builders of consumer robots, and we invest in the development and growth of our people in a culture of
empowerment, innovation, and fun. Would you like to come work with some of the most talented and influential
people in the robotics field utilizing cutting edge data science technologies, in an exciting, fast-growing industry?
Our team's mission is to creatively solve problems related to iRobot’s data sources and bring data-informed
intelligence to our customers and colleagues. As an intern on our team, we’ll help you develop a strong
background in applying probability and statistics to real data, as well as defining a business problem and
evaluating the effectiveness of different techniques in solving these problems. Previous experience with financial
modeling, signal processing, or other advanced methods on time-series data is not required but would make a
you a very attractive applicant. With regards to computing skills, we're looking for someone who can manipulate
and quickly prototype solutions that work on large data sets in a clear (and possibly interactive) manner. An
understanding of algorithms, operating systems, and modern server hardware is also a plus.
Essential Functions/Job Duties:
Use data analysis to solve problems for our customers
Program working prototypes in a modern analytical language (Python strongly preferred)
Make creative use of public and private datasets to improve our customers' experiences
Continuously push the edge of what iRobot Data Science can deliver in a cost-effective manner
Interact with other internal teams on a regular basis, both to sell new ideas and to elicit feedback on old ones
Work as part of a fun team
You have strong problem-solving and analytical skills
You have rich communication skills to explain complex solutions to non-data science peers
You also have strong computer skills in your language of choice (such as Python, Clojure, Mathematica,
Scala/Java, R, etc.).
You have graduate-level background in data science, statistics, or mechanical/building/electrical engineering
You have a sense of humor, and enjoy solving puzzles
You are self-motivated and able to work in a dynamic, delivery-focused environment
8 freelancers are bidding on average $452 for this job
Hi sir/madam I am working as a software developer in c# since nearly 5yr and am a post graduate person. i love robotics if you want my service please contact me am happy to be a part of IRobotics