Algorithms Data Platform Intern

Algorithms Data Platform Intern

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About the team

The Algorithm Enablement team at Stitch Fix is a small, nimble group of data platform engineers who contribute toward a set of APIs, systems and platforms to help unlock critical algorithmic capabilities, as well as self-service platforms and tools to facilitate scalable research & development for our data scientists.  We are driven by the elegance of beautiful abstractions that scale and age well, and by helping our colleagues run production algorithms with less friction, which ultimately increases the velocity at which the business can progress.

About the role

We are looking for a data platform intern to join our algorithm development team over the summer for a 10 week duration. As an intern, you will learn and contribute to our long term platform as you gain experience as a data platform engineer. You will work closely with other engineers and data scientists on some interesting projects as well as learn and experience scalable production systems and their challenges.

You're excited about this opportunity because you will…

  • Collaborate with different teams of data scientists, engineers and business partners to solve business problems with high impact
  • Develop your a software engineering skills
  • Effectively communicate and share results with both technical and non-technical cross-functional partners

We're excited about you because you...

  • You are a student in a quantitative field, such as Computer Science, Engineering, Machine Learning, etc.
  • You code in Python and/or Java/Scala.
  • You are experienced with SQL & modeling relational tables.
  • You are naturally curious and get excited to dig in and understand how things work.
  • You have a creative, problem-solving mindset
  • You work well with others and have strong communication skills

Why you'll love working at Stitch Fix...

  • We are a group of bright and kind people who are motivated by challenge. You can be your authentic self here, and are empowered to encourage others to do the same!
  • We are a successful, fast-growing company at the forefront of tech and fashion, redefining retail for the next generation
  • We are a technologically and data-driven business
  • We are committed to our clients and connected through our vision of “Transforming the way people find what they love”
  • We love solving problems, thinking creatively and trying new things
  • We believe in autonomy & taking initiative
  • We are challenged, developed and have meaningful impact
  • We take what we do seriously. We don’t take ourselves seriously
  • We have a smart, experienced leadership team that wants to do it right & is open to new ideas
  • You will be proud to say that you work for Stitch Fix and will know that the work you do brings joy to our clients every day

About Stitch Fix

Stitch Fix is an online personal style service for men and women combining art and science to disrupt and redefine the retail industry. We’re the first fashion retailer to blend expert styling, proprietary technology, and unique product to deliver a refined and deeply personalized shopping experience. We leverage vast amounts of client data to make decisions throughout the company. All of this results in a simple, powerful offering to our customers and a successful, growing business. We believe we are only scratching the surface of our opportunity, and we’re looking for incredible people to contribute! We’d love for you to help us carry on the trend.

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