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The Weather Channel Data Scientist – Coop (Toronto, ON) Internship in Toronto, ON

The Weather Channel

Branch Toronto ON CA

Position:
Data Scientist – Coop (Toronto, ON)
Location:
Toronto, ON

With operations in more than 170 countries, IBM attracts and retains some of the world’s most talented people to help solve problems and provide an edge for…

IBM is a globally integrated technology and consulting company headquartered in Armonk, New York. With operations in more than 170 countries, IBM attracts and retains some of the world’s most talented people to help solve problems and provide an edge for businesses, governments and non-profits.

Today, IBM is focused on five growth initiatives – Cloud, Big Data and Analytics, Mobile, Social Business and Security. IBMers are working with customers around the world to apply the company’s business consulting, technology and Research & Development expertise to enable systems of engagement that deliver dynamic insights for businesses and governments worldwide.

The following student position is a part of IBM Canada’s EPIC (Employment Pathways to Interns & Co-ops) Student Program. This position is only open to students registered in a Canadian University or College program, who have completed a minimum of 2 years of their degree or diploma program, and who must be returning to full-time study upon the completion of the temporary IBM work term.

  • This Student Position resides in Toronto, Ontario and is a 4-month work term commencing May 2017 .

What IBM Offers You?

Work directly on product and services that affect our clients, while having access to cutting edge software technology
Work on projects which are challenging and rewarding
A business causal dress code and flexible work hours, to ensure work-life balance
Access to Future Blue – IBM’s large student community that provides networking opportunities, sporting and social events.
It is a mandatory requirement for students to apply online at www.ibm.com/jobs including a (1) cover letter, (2) resume, and (3) official or unofficial transcripts.

The following job responsibilities for Data Scientist (Co-op) include:

We are looking for a co-op student to join our data science team in our dynamic Yonge-Sheppard office for Summer 2017. As part of the team you’ll use your skills in statistics and programming to enhance statistical analysis techniques in our cloud offerings to the financial services sector. Specifically, our team looks at leveraging financial information to predict account churn, product requirements and life events (eg marriage, new home). We also employ cognitive techniques to assess email tone, identify obligations in financial regulations, and otherwise facilitate compliance.

If you’re interested in the financial world and keen to use your skills in python, R, SPSS & SQL in a cloud environment, while working directly above the subway in a trendy area, then please apply, including a link to your GitHub account.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Internship
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-11
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