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Data Science Intern

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Gallagher

Rolling Meadows, IL, US

4 months ago
temporary
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Job highlights

Qualification

Students pursuing a Bachelor's degree from an Accredited University. Basic to intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Excel. Strong analytical and problem-solving skill set. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to work independently with minimal supervision. Strong flexibility and adaptability skills

Responsibility

Understanding the business problem and identifying a data science solution for the same. Building predictive models using regression / classification methods on Databricks platform leveraging Python, Spark, Scala, SQL and other programming languages. Leveraging information contained in unstructured text data using NLP techniques to boost the performance of existing models. Model optimization and model performance measurement. Making presentation of the model and its outcome to the stakeholders

Benefits

  • We offer competitive salaries and benefits, including: medical/dental/vision plans, life and accident insurance, 401(K), employee stock purchase plan, educational expense reimbursement, employee assistance program, flexible work hours (availability varies by office and job function), training programs, matching gift program, and more
  • Retirement Savings
  • Dental Coverage
  • Health Insurance

Job Description

Description

Step into the world of Gallagher Bassett, where risk management becomes a canvas of possibilities. Join our growing team of dedicated professionals who guide those in need to the best possible outcomes for their health and wellbeing. As a steward of trust, you'll be part of a resilient team, armed with cutting-edge technology and a relentless pursuit of a better way. Together, we will redefine the boundaries of excellence and elevate the industry to unprecedented heights. GUIDE. GUARD. GO BEYOND. We believe that every candidate brings something special to the table, including you! So, even if you feel that you’re close but not an exact match, we encourage you to apply. Introduction The purpose of this Summer Internship Program is to provide each intern with a chance to assess a career interest in one or a variety of corporate functions and disciplines. How you'll make an impact • Understanding the business problem and identifying a data science solution for the same. • Building predictive models using regression / classification methods on Databricks platform leveraging Python, Spark, Scala, SQL and other programming languages. • Leveraging information contained in unstructured text data using NLP techniques to boost the performance of existing models. • Model optimization and model performance measurement. • Making presentation of the model and its outcome to the stakeholders. About you Required: • Students pursuing a Bachelor's degree from an Accredited University. • Basic to intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Excel. • Strong analytical and problem-solving skill set. • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision. • Strong flexibility and adaptability skills. Highly Preferred: • Would have completed at least 2 semesters of a Master’s degree program by 2024 summer in one of the relevant subjects, like Data Science, Advanced Analytics, Computer Science or any other related subject with strong academic credentials. • Proficient with Python and its data science / machine learning libraries, Pandas, Spark etc. • Knowledge and experience of Databricks platform will be a plus. • Good understanding of Natural Language Processing and related Python libraries and experience with LLMs will be preferred. • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; especially able to communicate technical solutions in a way that is easy to understand Additional information Click Here to review our U.S. Eligibility Requirements We offer competitive salaries and benefits, including: medical/dental/vision plans, life and accident insurance, 401(K), employee stock purchase plan, educational expense reimbursement, employee assistance program, flexible work hours (availability varies by office and job function), training programs, matching gift program, and more.