Intern Data Scientist
Location: San Antonio
Posted on: March 17, 2019
Current employees and contingent workers click here at https://wd5.myworkday.com/iheartmedia/d/task/3005$4482.htmld to apply and search by the Job Posting Title. iHeartMedia **Job Summary:** Job Description iHeartMedia, Inc., is a global media and entertainment company that specializes in broadcast and digital radio, out-of-home, mobile, and on-demand entertainment and information services for national audiences and local communities. iHeartMedia focuses on providing a spectrum of multi-platform advertising and marketing opportunities for partners and world-class entertainment for listeners and users. We are looking for talented, energetic, curious problem-solvers who will be a great fit into our fast moving culture. In turn, we will help you acquire specific skills where needed. The Data Scientist intern will provide research, modeling, analysis, and guidance using Operations Research, Advanced Analytics, and Data Science techniques to develop and support data and model-driven decision making through leading-edge business solutions. + Demonstrate passion about using data assets and mathematical modeling to optimize systems, processes, and products across iHeartMedia including ad sales, spot scheduling, station programming optimization, music research, pricing optimization, attribution, and other areas of the company + Assist with the formulation, calibration, validation, and implementation of mathematical models for predictive analytics (statistics, machine learning, etc.) and/or prescriptive analytics (optimization, simulation, etc.) + Employ a pragmatic approach to evaluate new algorithms and technologies for positive impact, focusing on delivering results + Communicate complex solutions and ideas to a variety of stakeholders in easily understandable language + Write code that meets standards and delivers desired functionality using agreed upon technology To join the Team you will need the following experience: 1. Must hold or be currently pursuing a Master's degree or Ph.D. in Operations Research, Applied Mathematics, Industrial Engineering, Statistics, Computer Science, or a related analytical field. 3.0 GPA (strongly preferred) 2. Strong mathematical modeling skills and exceptional communication and presentation skills 3. A demonstrable scientific foundation and understanding of concepts of operations research and data science such as linear and discrete optimization, nonlinear optimization, estimation theory, statistics, machine learning, simulation, consumer choice modeling, etc. 4. Solid experience with advanced analytics tools/software such as R, Python, CPLEX, XPRESS, SQL, MATLAB, etc. 5. Solid understanding of design and analysis of algorithms and strong programming skills in a general-purpose language 6. Must be able to work in an agile development environment and comfortable managing shifting priorities. 7. A great attitude and hunger for learning and an ability to work within a team environment Data Scientist - Internship Intended Benefits: + Hands on experience in the development of advanced analytics models + Involvement in the technical components of an internal product build + Exposure to business issues and challenges + Opportunity to leverage your mathematical modeling and programming skills **Location** San Antonio, TX: 20880 Stone Oak Parkway, 78258 Position Type Temporary The Company is an equal opportunity employer and will not tolerate discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected classification or status. Our organization participates in E-Verify. Click here at http://iheartmediacareers.com/Pages/EEO.aspx to learn about E-Verify. Current employees and contingent workers click here at https://wd5.myworkday.com/iheartmedia/d/task/3005$1999.htmld to apply and search by the Job Posting Title. iHeartMedia, Inc. is one of the leading global media and entertainment companies specializing in radio, digital, outdoor, mobile, live events, and on-demand entertainment and information services across the nation and providing premier opportunities for advertisers. _Click Here To Learn More About Us:_ www.iheartmedia.com at http://www.iheartmedia.com/Pages/Home.aspx
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