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2019 Summer Intern: Data Scientist

at Spectrum

Posted: 2/28/2019
Job Status: Internship
Job Reference #: 1428202
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Business Title
Intern

Posting Location
United States - Colorado - Greenwood Village

Posting Job Description
At A Glance
  • If you’re a motivated…
    • Rising Junior or above
    • Graduate-level student
  • You have a 3.0 GPA or higher seeking a degree in one of the following majors listed below from an accredited four-year university:
    • Computer Information Systems
    • Data Science
    • Economics
    • Engineering— Computer Science, Software Development, Coding, Programming
    • Network Engineering
    • Management Information Systems
    • Statistics— Advanced Analytics, Modeling
  • This is a learning-intensive program designed to give you essential business insights and hands-on experience in your field of choice. It’s a full-time, 10-week commitment from May 29, 2019 through August 2, 2019.
  • Benefits include professional development sessions, networking opportunities, and mentorship.
 
Spend a productive summer with Spectrum
You have clear aspirations and are seeking a summer internship program that will help you meet them. Find it at Spectrum, named one of the Top 100 Internship Programs in the United States by WayUp. Our internships are designed to provide first-rate, hands-on experience in the telecommunications industry. We offer opportunities to gain new skills and elevate the ones you already have, all in a robust and forward-thinking business setting. We’ll connect you with people who can give you a better understanding of the industry and help you accomplish real goals you can add to your résumé. The mentorship opportunities and proximity to leadership are benefits with far-reaching potential in your professional education.
 
It’s about learning and growing
You’re dedicated, and that means your time as much as your effort. This 10-week, 40hr/week internship offers exposure to real-world business. As a Spectrum Intern, you’ll be essential to two teams — your respective department and your Intern peer group. Partner with other accomplished and dedicated interns on research and cross-functional projects. You’ll have an opportunity contribute real value and meaning to the larger organization.
 
Department and team-focused projects account for about 80% of your schedule. You’ll spend the other 20% on professional development sessions and networking activities, including the Kickoff Conference on May 29 and 30, webinars, community service, and final presentations. As part of a peer community, you’ll contribute to cross-functional group projects, and should be ready to take on new projects as they come up.
 
What you can expect in this role
Churn Reduction Project:
Use predictive modeling techniques to score customer's propensity to disconnect services based on usage behavior, demographics, etc.
 
Fraud Prevention Project:
Analyze password sharing activities across video apps
Use model to score customer's propensity to share password
 
Call Reduction Project:
Use predictive modeling techniques to score customer's propensity to call customer service based on usage behavior, demographics, etc.
Built tools that provide customer service group with more customer information to assist in customer service activities
 
A/B Testing:
Analyze results of A/B testing experiments on customer facing apps and portals
 
Here’s what it takes to get started
Skills and experience required for this role include:
  • Ability to travel locally to Spectrum Intern development events and activities throughout the program
  • Housing and transportation; these are not provided by Spectrum
  • Analytical skills
  • Business Analysis
  • Coding, programming
  • Database query languages
  • Data science and analytics
  • Hadoop, Kafka
  • Internet of Things, future technology, smart home technology
  • Operations research
  • Organizational skills
  • Oral and written skills
  • Predictive modeling, machine learning
  • Problem solving skills
  • Scripting and reporting
  • Tableau
  • Technical analytical tools such as VBA, SQL, SAS
  • Works well in a team environment
  • Works well independently
  • Predictive model/ machine learning/ data science/ analytics are most important skills


Requisition #
231747BR

Job Code
GIR060 Intern Nonexempt

Position Type
Intern

Area of Interest
Engineering/Technical Operations, Other

Business Unit
Cable Operations

Location
6380 S Fiddler's Green Circle

FCC Unit
13541

Account Code
O01-90601-999

Controlling Establishment ID
01176 - 6380 South Fiddler's Green Cir

More on Spectrum
The Spectrum brand is powered and innovated by Charter Communications. Charter Communications
reaffirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities for employment and advancement to qualified
employees and applicants. Individuals will be considered for positions for which they meet the minimum
qualifications and are able to perform without regard to race, color, gender, age, religion, disability,
national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis protected by federal,
state or local laws.

Work State
Colorado

Work City
Colorado - Greenwood Village

Posting Job Title
2019 Summer Intern: Data Scientist

Zip Code
80111