CenturyLink INTERN - DATA SCIENTIST- SUMMER 2019 in Broomfield, Colorado

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com is a global communications and IT services company focused on connecting its customers to the power of the digital world. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, managed security services, hosting, cloud, and IT consulting services. The company provides broadband, voice, video, advanced data and managed network services over a robust 265,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 360,000-route-mile international transport network. Visit CenturyLink at http://www.centurylink.com/ for more information.

Job Description

CenturyLink’s internship program is a 10 week, fast-paced and exciting opportunity to gain professional experience within your field of study. Interns in our Finance department will be challenged to apply their knowledge gained in the classroom to real world problems. This is a unique opportunity for someone interested in the field of computer/data science to build-out a Natural Language Processor to sit on top of our contract/document text mining infrastructure in order to build a next-generation human language-based audit infrastructure.

Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications:

• Strong statistics background

• Proficient knowledge of python, R, SQL Server, Oracle and Asp.net or other data modeling tools

• Experience in NLP with python

• Strong understanding of Bayesian Statistics preferred

• Previous experience in telecom preferred

Minimum Requirements:

• Classification: Junior, Senior or Graduate status by start of internship

• Pursing a Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science or Business with a technical focus

• Currently enrolled at a 4-year accredited College or University

• 3.0 or above cumulative GPA

• Reliable transportation and the ability to follow directions is a must.

Alternate Location: US-Colorado-Broomfield

Requisition # : 207036

This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at http://find.centurylink.jobs/testguides/

EEO Statement

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Disclaimer

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