Data Science Internship (PhD Only)
Location: San Francisco
Posted on: February 9, 2024
Millions of people across the world come to Pinterest to find new
ideas every day. It's where they get inspiration, dream about new
possibilities and plan for what matters most. Our mission is to
help those people find their inspiration and create a life they
love.In your role, you'll be challenged to take on work that
upholds this mission and pushes Pinterest forward. You'll grow as a
person and leader in your field, all the while helpingPinnersmake
their lives better in the positive corner of the internet.
Creating a life you love also means finding a career that
celebrates the unique perspectives and experiences that you bring.
As you read through the expectations of the position, consider how
your skills and experiences may complement the responsibilities of
the role. We encourage you to think through your relevant and
transferable skills from prior experiences.
Our new progressive work model is called PinFlex, a term that's
uniquely Pinterest to describe our flexible approach to living and
working. Visit our landing page to learn more.We're looking for a
data science intern to help build and scale Pinterest's approach to
experimentation so we can accelerate innovation on our product.
You'll apply quantitative analysis, statistical techniques and data
mining skills to understand the limitations of running hundreds of
simultaneous experiments, help us draw reliable insights with a
fraction of the data, enable us to simplify the interpretation of
experiments, and scale the number of experiments we run at
What you'll do:
- Dive into the code base on your very first day
- Work on high impact projects and help build the future of
- Collaborate with engineers across our organization to build new
features from scratch
- Continually grow both professionally and personally through
various learning and development opportunities
What we're looking for:
Currently pursuing a degree in a quantitative field
Preferred candidates are pursuing advanced degrees in statistics,
math, economics, applied sciences, or computer science
Experience using Python or R; SQL a plus
Excellent communication skills and the ability to tell a complete
narrative using data to a variety of audiences
Ability to connect data analysis to real business problems, in
order to impact business performance
This position is not eligible for relocation assistance.
At Pinterest we believe the workplace should be equitable,
inclusive, and inspiring for every employee. In an effort to
provide greater transparency, we are sharing the base salary range
for this position. Final salary is based on a number of factors
including location, travel, relevant prior experience, or
particular skills and expertise.
Information regarding the culture at Pinterest and benefits
available for this position can be found .
US based applicants only
The minimum and maximum salary for this position is $10,000 -
$11,000 monthly.Our Commitment to Diversity:
Pinterest is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment
decisions on the basis of merit. We want to have the best qualified
people in every job. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other
characteristic under federal, state, or local law. We also consider
qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent
with legal requirements. If you require an accommodation during the
job application process, please notifyfor support.
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