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Data Scientist, Intern

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Facebook`s mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we`re building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we`re creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities - we`re just getting started.
As we plan to grow our Data Center organization, we need to ​leverage data to drive decisions and ​introduce automation, predictability & optimization to allow us to operate ​efficiently and reliably at scale. Our data scientist team identifies business problems and solves them by using various numerical techniques, algorithms, and models in Operations Research, Data Science, and Data Mining. In this role, your primary responsibility will be to partner with key stakeholders and lead the development of an analytics program to support and enable the continued growth critical to Facebook`s Data Center organization. You will have the opportunity to work on a broad spectrum of areas such as Supply Chain Optimization, Inventory & Capacity Planning, Process Design & Optimization, Financial Modeling and Demand Forecasting.The ideal candidate will have a passion for working in white space and creating impact from the ground up in a fast-paced environment. Additionally, you will have a proven track record of thought leadership and impact in developing similar analytics and metrics based programs. This is a 12-week internship supporting our Infrastructure Data Center team and located in Fremont, CA.

  • Leverage data and business principles to create and drive large scale FB Data Center programs.
  • Create end to end analytics, from data sourcing to surfacing insights and driving action, for various aspects of Facebook`s global data center operations.
  • Define and develop the program for metrics creation, data collection, modeling, and reporting the operational performance of Facebook’s data centers.
  • Translate data and identify efficiency opportunities, meaningful recommendations, and actionable strategies to key stakeholders, and develop best practices, including streamlining of data sources and related programmatic initiatives.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional data and product teams across business applications to define problem statements, access and manipulate data, build analytical models, explain data-gathering requirements, deliver analytics insights, and make recommendations
  • Define, compute, track, and continuously validate business metrics with descriptive and predictive analytics.
  • Identify and implement streamlined processes for data reporting and communication, and use analytical models to identify insights to drive key decisions across leadership and the organization.
  • Lead and support various ad hoc projects, as needed, in support of Facebook’s Data Center strategy.
  • Leverage tools like R, Tableau, Python, SQL, and/or simulation software to drive efficient analytics.

  • Currently has, or is in the process of pursuing a BS degree in an analytical field (e.g. Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Operations Research, Management Science).
  • Experience with data analysis and metrics development.
  • Experience analyzing and interpreting data, drawing conclusions, defining recommended actions, and reporting results.
  • Knowledge of statistics (e.g. statistics basics, statistical modeling, experimental design, hypothesis testing, etc.)
  • SQL development experience writing queries.
  • Experience with R or Python packages such as NumPy, SciPy, pandas, scikit-learn, dplyr, ggplot2
  • Experience with data visualization tools.

Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at [email protected]

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Published 2021-10-08

Facebook looks for a Data Scientist, Intern in Fremont, CA 94555 location.

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