2020 Summer Internship - Data Science, Workflow Intelligence

Zebra Technologies

Data Science Internship

The purpose of this internship is to prepare college juniors and seniors for entry into the business world by providing a thorough understanding of the various functions of the Zebra Technologies organization to include theory and practical application of attained knowledge. Project work will differ in each area depending on business needs, and all interns will participate in the US Zebra Internship Program. The program is designed to provide you with a full experience so that you can fully envision a career with Zebra. You be positioned for success with training, exposure to all parts of the business, social activities, a professional mentor relationship and development sessions to help you discover your own performance edge!

Within the CTO-Solution Incubation this new member will be exposed to advanced sensing and software technologies like computer vision, speech recognition, location technologies, data streaming technologies, Machine Learning. Projects varies from Exploratory Data Analysis to developing of new algorithms within the above mentioned areas, applying statistical models and machine learning models.
  • Collect data from location sensors using Python
  • Performing some data exploration on the collected data and identify common patterns in the customer workflows
  • Visualize the aggregated data on Tableau or Looker
  • Design ML algorithms to improve some of the existing workflows. This work is done together with other data scientists
  • Integrate the data with a Streaming Platform like Kafka, this work is done together with other developers
  • Develop a simple UI in Android or Web to demonstrate the workflow improvements. We will work on this if time permits other above mentioned activities have higher priority
  • Develop planning, organizational and time management skills
  • Increase technology knowledge and skills
  • Develop team-based work competencies
  • Develop interpersonal skills to communicate with employees
  • Develop interpersonal skills to communicate with day-to-day business contacts through follow up activities
  • Develop interpersonal skills to communicate with external and external customers
  • Current enrollment in an undergraduate/graduate degree program pursuing a degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Engineering or other related field of study. If an undergraduate, must be at the rising junior or rising senior level
  • Coding experience with Java or Python

    Knowledge and experience in statistical and data mining techniques: GLM/Regression, Random Forest, Boosting, Trees, text mining, social network analysis, etc.

    Experience visualizing/presenting data

  • Intellectual curiosity with a strong desire to learn and grow
  • Proven leadership and excellence in professional, academic and/or extracurricular experiences
  • Strong problem-solving abilities
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to collaborate as part of a team
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (including Excel, Word, & PowerPoint)
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. on a permanent basis without requiring sponsorship
  • Must reside within 50 miles from the primary work location