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Job Title: Data Science Optimization Internship at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign Research Park-UNI05800
Location: Champaign, IL, Mid-West United States, USA
Company: Cargill
Industry Sector:Agribusiness
Industry Type: Food & Beverage Products and Processing
Career Type:Researcher/Research & Development
Job Type:Internship/Summer Work Experience
Minimum Years Experience Required:N/A
Salary:TBD

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Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 155,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.

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YOU MUST CURRENTLY BE ENROLLED AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS, URBANA-CHAMPAIGN (UIUC) FOR THIS INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY WITH CARGILL AT THE UIUC RESEARCH PARK

Want to work at the forefront of artificial intelligence and agriculture? In partnership with Cargill at the University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign (UIUC) research park, you will be given the opportunity as a graduate level intern to apply knowledge gained in the classroom to a real-life environment and then multiply by tenfold. With Cargill’s significant presence across agricultural supply chains, that large footprint comes massive amounts of data that can inform us about markets and ways to improve our business practices, particularly in the area of safety. Safety is a top priority for Cargill. It’s right there in our purpose statement to nourish the world in a safe, responsible and sustainable way. We are applying advanced techniques to make this a reality.

As a Data Science Intern, from day one, you will be an integral part of the team working with the engineering and data science teams, and will tackle real challenges, cultivate your curiosity, have client exposure, enjoy both personal and team accomplishments and have your initiative acknowledged along the way. You will collaborate and build relationships with colleagues and clients who represent diverse work, culture and resolution styles. We look for people who want to grow, support, think and produce.

This position is part of the Engineering and Data Sciences team. Your project will connect you back to the business where you will interact with a multidisciplinary team. You will bring strong technical skills to our data science capabilities. You will explore, connect, and mine data; plus develop models using algorithms for pattern detection. In this position you will be managing a project that uses NLP, social network analysis, and prediction algorithms, to develop solutions that help deliver significant value to Cargill’s businesses and functions by providing safety insight.

– 20% – Work in a cross-disciplinary project team of software engineers, database specialists, data scientists, and business subject-matter experts to develop a project plan and deliverables, plus communicate technical solutions to a non-technical audience.
– 10% – Design strategies and propose algorithms to analyze and leverage data from a variety of sources.
– 70% – Develop and code models by applying algorithms to large structured as well as unstructured data, completing project deliverables

Job Location: University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign in Champaign, IL

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

– Must be currently enrolled in a Masters or PhD program at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign in Data Science, Operations Research, Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or related fields with a graduation date after Summer 2020
– Able to complete at minimum a semester long internship during the 2019-2020 academic school year: Spring 2019 (January – May 2020) or a minimum of a 12 week internship in the summer (May/June – August 2020)
– Experience developing and testing optimization or simulation projects.
– Interest and experience in applying mathematical optimization techniques including convex and nonlinear programing, stochastic programming, and integer programming. Experience with modern optimization engines such as CPLEX or GUROBI is helpful.
– Interested in learning model deployment in a production setting
– Proficiency in Python (e.g., pandas, scikit-learn, bokeh, matplotlib, NumPy)
– Ability to understand complex and ambiguous business needs and apply the right tools and approaches.
– Curious, self-motivated, driven, and have a passion for problem solving.
– Collaborative team player.
– Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
– Strong presentation skills. Ability to present technical solutions to non-technical persons in an easy to understand way.

Preferred Qualifications:

– Strong prioritization and problem-solving skills; collaboration skills; verbal and written communication skills; and information research and gathering skills
– Strong SQL
– Experience in software development environment and code skills in the day of the life management/versioning (e.g. git).
– Experience working in a cloud environment e.g., Amazon Web Services.
– Experience with Big Data development in Hadoop and Spark frameworks.

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Job Post Date: 09/10/19

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