Machine Learning Intern

Machine Learning Intern

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Machine Learning Intern

Engineering & Tech Operations | San Francisco, California (Remote)  

Our agreement with employees

DocuSign is committed to building trust and making the world more agree-able for our employees, customers and the communities in which we live and work. You can count on us to listen, be honest, and try our best to do what’s right, every day. At DocuSign, everything is equal. We each have a responsibility to ensure every team member has an equal opportunity to succeed, to be heard, to exchange ideas openly, to build lasting relationships, and to do the work of their life. Best of all, you will be able to feel deep pride in the work you do, because your contribution helps us make the world better than we found it. And for that, you’ll be loved by us, our customers, and the world in which we live.

The team

Our Engineering & Tech Operations team builds and operates complex solutions for global business challenges that cross cultures, legal jurisdictions, and impacts millions of people and businesses every day. We hire people with a broad set of skills and people who want to work on creating never-been-done-before solutions at scale while ensuring world-class reliability and security. Our Agreement Cloud is a revolutionary solution that changes the way people live, work, and come to agreement.

This position

We are looking for a highly motivated student to join our team this summer. Ideally, the candidate is in their junior year in college and in good academic standing. The candidate is pursuing a degree in either Computer Science, Mathematics, Data Science, Machine Learning or other related courses and has taken classes in statistics, probability, Bayesian inference or introduction to machine learning.

In addition, the candidate has either had previous summer internships in data-science or machine learning related space or has been involved in projects involving machine learning. An easy-to-work-with personality and ability to adapt to a dynamic work environment will be an added plus.

This position reports to the Senior Machine Learning Engineer.


  • Work with lead Technical engineers and senior Machine Learning engineers to define nextgeneration state-of-the-art algorithms to power DocuSign’s products
  • Manage and generate technical insights from copious datasets using semi-supervised ML or
    unsupervised ML algorithms
  • Work with lead Technical engineers to develop metrics to evaluate model performance
  • Write production level code in PyCharm and unit-test code for production environments

Basic Qualifications

  • Currently pursuing a degree in Computer Science or a related technical field with at least one semester/quarter remaining post-internship
  • Academic as well as project-based Machine Learning skills
  • This role is not eligible for candidates requiring CPT/OPT or sponsorship in the future

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong Python programming skills
  • Strong Statistics and Mathematics skills
  • Strong probability or Bayesian inference skills
  • Strong understanding of unsupervised & supervised machine learning concepts
  • Strong understanding of Pytorch, tensorflows, keras is a plus
  • Familiarity and experience with sci-kit learn package is a plus

About us

DocuSign® helps organizations connect and automate how they prepare, sign, act on, and manage agreements. As part of the DocuSign Agreement Cloud, DocuSign offers eSignature: the world's #1 way to sign electronically on practically any device, from almost anywhere, at any time. Today, hundreds of thousands of customers and hundreds of millions of users in over 180 countries use DocuSign to accelerate the process of doing business and simplify people's lives. Plus, we save more trees together! And that’s a good thing.

DocuSign is an Equal Opportunity Employer. DocuSign is committed to building a diverse team of talented individuals who bring different perspectives to the discussion and who feel a sense of inclusion and belonging when they join our team. Individuals seeking employment at DocuSign are considered without regards to race, ethnicity, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, marital status, veteran or military status, citizenship status, or any other legally protected category.


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