Data Science Intern

Gesture is one of the newest on-demand companies to join the popular "on-demand" family. Our mission is to make the world smaller again one Gesture at a time. We live out our mission by providing a solution to the historical problem of overpriced gifting. Gesture allows anyone to send flowers, wine, champagne and much more delivered in less than an hour, all for a fixed price of $20. Happiness Delivered!

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We are a fun, scrappy, yet organized tech start-up located in midtown.

We are seeking a Data Science Intern to join our team immediately! You will take responsibility for managing our master data set, developing reports, and troubleshooting data issues.

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Data Scientist Intern Responsibilities:

  • Identify valuable data sources and collection processes
  • Analyze existing tools and databases and provide software solution recommendations
  • Build predictive models and machine-learning algorithms
  • Processing confidential data and information according to guidelines
  • Present information using data visualization techniques
  • Collaborate with tech and marketing team

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Qualifications:

  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field; graduate degree in Data Science or other quantitative field is preferred
  • Experience in data mining
  • Understanding of machine-learning and operations research
  • Experience with R, SQL, and Python
  • Experience using Tableau and data frameworks
  • Analytical mind and business acumen
  • Excellent Problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

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We encourage you to visit yourgesture.com at your earliest convenience.

We look forward to meeting you soon.
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All the learning benefits of a large efficiently operated tech company, however still allowing the scrappiness of a start-up environment.
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Job Type: Internship

Experience:

  • relevant: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Internship Compensation:

  • College Credit