Data Science Internship
Company: Blockforce Capital
Location: San Diego
Posted on: July 14, 2019
Blockforce Capital is a San Diego firm that offers innovative products in the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry through an array of proprietary public and private investment vehicles and platforms. The Blockforce Capital team is comprised of data scientists, software engineers, and Wall Street veterans. Our home base is in San Diego, California. We have an internship opportunity for a Junior Data Scientist to join our amazing team. The candidate should be a highly motivated, team-oriented self-starter. We are looking for candidates who would be interested in a 3-6 month commitment with our team.The internship is an unpaid position with an expected 10-20 hours per week at our downtown San Diego office. Parking or commuting reimbursement is not available.-- We are looking for someone who is excited about becoming a member of a dynamic and diverse team of quantitative analysts and data scientists working on groundbreaking technologies in the crypto assets space. Responsibilities will focus on skill development at the interface of finance and data science with a heavy emphasis on data analytics, predictive modeling (including machine learning) and content creation. Internship Tasks & Projects- Work with the team on data science projects, including data analysis, machine learning, and model development- Maintain and publish weekly crypto/blockchain newsletter and content. Internship RequirementsInterest in cryptocurrencyStrong background and training in a quantitative field (physics, chemistry, economics, math, computer science)Extensive Python backgroundExperience with Pandas, Matplotlib, SQLExperience with Linux, web technologies, and cloud service providers (e.g., AWS) a plus.Exposure to machine learning methodologies a plus How To ApplyIf interested, submit a resume with relevant experience and a cover letter expressing your interest in this unpaid internship. We are seeking candidates in the San Diego and immediate area only for this position.This is an unpaid internship with an expectation of 3-6 months.
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