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Data Scientist Intern

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As a Data Scientist Intern you will help our AI/ML team to build advanced models that enable the business and functional teams to be smart in serving the customers and building new business models. Our projects provide an opportunity to work with world class digital transformation, manufacturing operations and R&D teams.

The PPG Digital team is leading PPG and the coatings industry through an evolution in PPG’s business strategies and structure - to capture opportunities enabled by digital technologies and provide amazing customer experiences while unlocking new revenue streams and reaching new customers.

Projects May Include:

  • Evaluate the AI/ML readiness of business units, processes and provide the related data acquisition recommendations to bridge the gaps
  • Build advanced machine learning models that help optimize the CRM, manufacturing, and supply chain processes
  • Conduct rapid experiments using the latest technologies like AutoML and recommend the model that best fit the business requirement.
  • Provide clear direction to data engineers for model specific data transformation requirements
  • Collaborate with AI/ML engineers to establish the MLOPs for the models that are shown to be successful with early adopters to scale the benefits to larger set of end users and deploy to production.
  • Partner with AI/ML product managers and support the related roadmap execution
  • Research advanced concepts and advocate the new techniques to advance the practice to next level
  • Build Explainable AI, create analytical process on AI/ML models to drive business decisions and validate business value

PPG Internships

At PPG, we strive to give our interns the opportunity to assume real responsibilities and gain work experience. Participants are given challenging work projects designed to expose students to different opportunities and stretch their academic knowledge. In the PPG Digital Organization, students will have the opportunity to work in agile way on a Data Science product, interact with the customers or stakeholders of the product, have direct exposure to our leadership and help shape AI/ML practices in PPG.

The internship will be based out of our headquarters in downtown Pittsburgh.


PPG is looking for an individual who is passionate about digital technologies. Selection Criteria for candidates will be evaluated and selected based on academic performance, demonstrated leadership potential, communication skills, relocation availability and interest in a career in digital transformation.

  • Currently enrolled in a Master’s program focused on Data Science or related field
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Ability to relocate to Pittsburgh for a minimum of 10 weeks during the summer of 2022
  • Experience with Python, PySpark, SQL and/or other statistical programming languages applying the appropriate statistical procedures to problem

Full-time Opportunities

Students will be evaluated for full-time employment opportunities during their internship. Performance during students’ academic career and performance during their PPG internship will be key factors in the employment decision.

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Published 2021-10-27

PPG Industries looks for a Data Scientist Intern in Pittsburgh, PA location.

How much Data Science Internship professional earns at PPG Industries?

The proposed salary for Data Science Internship position at PPG Industries is Not disclosed.

Data Scientist Intern responsibilities at PPG Industries

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Required Data Science Internship qualifications at PPG Industries

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