Data Scientist Intern

Internship - Engineering, Tech & Design | Menlo Park, CA

Oculus builds industry leading hardware and software for Virtual Reality. We are looking for a self-motivated individual to apply data analysis techniques to help us make better decisions and solve hard problems for the Oculus growth team. The person will work on diverse issues such as descriptive analysis, web analytics, marketing analysis, conversion funnel analysis, and acquisition understanding for hardware, software, or content.

Responsibilities

  • Perform data analysis to generate business insights
  • Comfortable building simple models and data manipulation, dealing with datasets, graphing plots, and deriving conclusions from data
  • Must like technology and be willing to learn about the next generation hardware and software technologies

Minimum Qualifications

  • Pursuing a BS, MS or PhD degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics, Economics, Social Science, Mathematics, or Interdisciplinary programs including the above disciplines
  • Proficient in SQL and at least one programming language (PHP,Python,Perl, C, C++, Java)
  • Basic understanding of statistics and optimization techniques.
  • Hands-on experience with medium to large datasets (i.e. data extraction, cleaning, analysis and presentation).
  • Ability to obtain and maintain work authorization in the United States in 2018


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