Research Internship - Spring 2020 (Nlp, Computer Vision, Or Machine Learning)

Dataminr New York , NY 10007

Posted 2 months ago

Type: Internship

Experience: PhD/Graduate Students

Who we are:

We are Dataminr. We deliver real-time, actionable alerts that are derived from vast amounts of publicly available data. Our groundbreaking AI-enabled platform cuts through the noise in an increasingly complex landscape by detecting, classifying, and determining the significance of public information. Our culture promotes cross team interaction, work-life balance and the sharing of information and ideas because it enables us to do our best work and have fun. We've grown to over 450 talented employees across six global offices, attained unicorn status after our recent investment round, and been referred to as the "super tool of journalists and hedge funds."

We are a mission-driven company committed to the power of real-time information as a force for good in the world.

Who you are:

You're a Ph.D. candidate who has published in top tier conferences and are passionate about having a positive impact on the world. You are enthusiastic about working on some of the most challenging problems in AI, working in a highly collaborative environment and directly contributing to products while advancing the state of the art. You are very creative, can work independently, and are an excellent collaborator and communicator.


  • Perform research to advance the state of the art and solve specific problems at scale in one or more of the following areas: NLP, HCI, Machine Learning/Deep Learning, Computer Vision, Complex Networks.

  • Work closely with a diverse, interdisciplinary team on a specific project to be completed during the internship.

  • Excel in placing a human-centered focus on the work (context, end-user impact, etc), finding solutions that work in practice and have significant impact.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Must be enrolled in a Ph.D. program in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a related field.

  • Ideal candidates will have had prior internship experience.

  • Outstanding publication record in the candidate's field of study (CVPR, CHI, WWW, RecSys, ICCV, NIPS, ICML, etc.).

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, set up experiments and demonstrate progress through principled used of metrics.

Dataminr is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Individuals seeking employment at Dataminr are considered without regards to race, sex, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetics, marital status, pregnancy, unemployment status, sexual orientation, citizenship status or veteran status.


icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Food Network Convergent & Social Internship Spring 2020

Discovery Communications, Inc.

Posted Yesterday

VIEW JOBS 10/15/2019 12:00:00 AM 2020-01-13T00:00 Position Summary Discovery Interns are explorers; they dive headfirst into the world in front of them. They aren't afraid to be uncomfortable and boldly embrace any obstacle or challenge as an opportunity to excel. They walk confidently into the uncharted territory and make the most of their experiences. They ask the questions that go beyond the surface. Seek adventure, find your passion, forge your path with an Internship at Discovery. Through Discovery's Internship Program, you'll have the unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the entertainment and media industry and learn from the leader in global entertainment. Here's what we offer: * Opportunity to immerse yourself and get your hands dirty with challenging work and projects * Mentorship from Discovery's best and brightest * Intern Speaker Series featuring top executives and employees across the business * Networking opportunities with great snacks * A creative, collaborative and inclusive company culture with office spaces to match Here's what you'll take away: * Opportunity to develop professionally and uncover skills you didn't know you had * The insider scoop on the TV industry and what happens behind the scenes * Relationships that will go beyond your collegiate career * Real life experiences that will provide you with the confidence to delve into your next adventure What you need to know: * This spring, our 12 week semester will be held from January 27th-April 17th 2020. * Our internships are paid opportunities. Credit is not required; however, we will provide documentation if necessary. * The application deadline is November 15th. After this date, we cannot guarantee your application will be reviewed for the position. * We do not require a cover letter. Please demonstrate your passion for the position through your resume. Interviewing will take place from September through December. A Discovery Intern team member will contact you if your experiences and interests match an open internship position. Due to the high volume of applications, we are unable to give individual status updates. Responsibilities The Food Network Convergence and Social teams work at the unique, exciting intersection of digital and on-air programming. We focus on promoting awareness of and driving tune-in to all linear programming premieres through original digital-first content that serves both super-fans and untapped audiences across Food Network's digital and social platforms, which includes 29 million Facebook followers and 9 million Instagram followers. Our teams work closely with Food Network's video, PR and programming teams on a daily basis to make engaging, buzzy and on-brand flat and video content on tight timelines and strict deadlines. We work hard to promote Food Network's culinary brand, talent and programming in new ways that inspire and engage.As a Food Network Convergent & Social Intern, your adventure could lead you to work on projects and tasks such as: * Create photo galleries, blog posts, show pages, articles and memes to support shows, schedule and draft social media content for Food Network brand pages• Source user-generated videos for Instagram video regrams, with a keen eye on quality and shareability• Maintain the organization of incoming and outgoing video footage for the team, and monitor social media conversations on managed platforms• Create bylines on and publish original videos across Food Network's digital platforms Requirements * Must be currently enrolled as a student (proof of enrollment will be required if selected for an internship) * Must be a current Junior, Senior, or Graduate student * Must have at least a 3.0 GPA * Must have the legal right to work in the United States * Experience with Adobe Photoshop required * Video editing experience (Adobe Premiere) is a plus Please note this position is located in NEW YORK CITY. If selected for an opportunity, interns are responsible for securing their own housing. nyc, ny Discovery Communications, Inc. New York City NY

Research Internship - Spring 2020 (Nlp, Computer Vision, Or Machine Learning)