In Data Science at 84.51°, the goal is to provide shopper insights that lead to business actions and results. As data scientists, we are a connected team that enables the businesses we serve to understand the customer and act on their behalf. We bring an integrated, 360° view of our customer, allowing us to anticipate customer needs, enable better decisions, and make peoples’ lives easier. As a result, we grow loyalty to retailers and brands.
As an 84.51° Data Science Co-op, you will operate on our Data Science at Scale Team as a Technology Specialist – collaborating with Data Scientists and Engineers to create custom data science libraries and functions in 84.51° and Kroger’s new cloud computing platform. The team will develop a framework that enables contribution to the entire community, building data science services that will shape how we execute everything from reporting to machine learning at scale.
The Co-op Program takes place in the Cincinnati, OH office and runs from August 26th through December 20th, 2019. Housing is not provided during the duration of the co-op.
QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE:
Working towards a Bachelor or Master’s degree from a four-year accredited university in Economics, Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Market Research, Business Analytics, Information Systems, Data Science, or another heavily quantitative program
Graduating in December 2019, May/June 2020, December 2020 or May/June 2021
Candidates should be passionate learners, problem solvers, and collaborators who can work and communicate with diverse stakeholders across the business. Qualified applicants should have:
Experience using Python
Experience using GitHub
Experience using APIs
Experience with data modeling and working in relational databases
Familiarity working in the software development lifecycle
Added bonus if you have experience using R, Spark, or any cloud computing platform.
**You will be responsible for providing and paying for your own housing. This role does not receive a stipend.**