Uptake is a platform of answers built for industry, with industry. We are looking for smart, curious and insanely talented people who can help us break into new territory, take on massive problems and build fast. If that sounds like you, we’d like to hear from you.

Data Science Intern at Uptake

What we do:

Uptake's business is global, disruptive, differentiated and approaches the market in a new way. We help customers identify hidden value and create growth through business and technology innovation, while also enabling cost efficiencies that generate industry-leading business performance. Our team drives this success by connecting customers and partners to the value of the Internet of Things, business-centric architectures, and key technology transitions.

What you'll do:

  • Collaborate with a team to analyze problems
  • Write functions/scripts to build datasets base
  • Model building and testing
  • Writing informal reports for internal use
  • Working with developers and implementation engineers to spec out database models and determine implementation of algorithms

With slightly less frequency, the individual may:

  • Meet with a client to understand the needs for a project
  • Write a project scope for a consultant, as well as potentially managing the consulting relationship

Requirements:

  • Experience with R, Matlab, or Python
  • Experience building time series, spatial, or financial forecasting models for prediction
  • Familiarity with any or all of the following
  • Dirichlet Latent Process
  • Lasso,SpAM/Ridge regularization
  • Ensemble methods
  • Time series analysis (GARCH, auto-regressive or moving average, etc.)
  • Bayesian inference
  • Random forrest and decision tree models
  • Solid communication skills
  • Comfortable working in an entrepreneurial environment

Company Reviews

It’s inspiring to see, in real time, how our collaborative work is impacting people for the better.
Jess Sattell
Writer
at Uptake
What binds us is a passion for tackling hard problems and having a lot of fun along the way.
Nick Singh
UX Researcher
at Uptake
I love it here because I get to lead by example. I believe in our vision and our mission, and I get to share it everyday, both internally and externally.
Nusreth Baig
Business Development Manager
at Uptake
We have access to resources the moment we need them, and we can tap into an amazing talent pool at a moment’s notice.
Brad Nicholas
Lead Innovation Architect
at Uptake
I loving being the first person who welcomes new employees to the team and answer any and all of their immediate questions.
Bridget McInerney
Office Manager
at Uptake
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Perks & Benefits
Health/dental/vision coverage
401(k) match
Open PTO policy
Parental leave
Commuter benefits
Philosophy class
Speaker series
Lunch stipend
Catered Friday lunch
Winter party
Happy hours

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