Data Scientist – Intern Economist
Phd
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Duolingo

1,001-5,000 employees

Language education platform
Company Overview
Duolingo’s mission is to make education accessible and fun. The company offers a language-learning website and mobile app.
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Education

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$643.3M

Founded

2011

Headquarters

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

15%

2 year growth

45%
Locations
Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Experience Level
Intern
Desired Skills
Redshift
Python
R
BigQuery
SQL
Apache Hive
Hadoop
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Requirements
  • Strong understanding of consumer digital products
  • Interest in applying advanced analytics and economics to business outcomes
  • Pursuing a PhD degree in a quantitative field
  • Previous experience analyzing large datasets
  • Skilled in SQL, R or Python, and/or statistical methods
  • Able to relocate to Pittsburgh for the internship
Responsibilities
  • Derive insights from data to influence product roadmaps and drive business results
  • Apply advanced analytical methods, structural approaches, causal inference, and/or machine learning to model user behavior
  • Collaborate with product and engineering teams to develop solutions
  • Evaluate product experiments to create and improve user experiences
  • Communicate and present findings and recommendations to senior management
  • Help preserve our culture of fact-based decision making as we scale
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with "big data" and cloud computing technologies like Redshift, Hadoop, Hive, BigQuery
  • Experience articulating business questions and using available data to find answers that translate into product recommendations
  • Self-starter, with a desire both to learn new techniques and guide others
  • Previous experience/internships in applied business settings