Data Science Intern

Rakuten Marketing - San Mateo, CA (30+ days ago)3.7

Rakuten Marketing is specialized in performance Marketing. Most of the e-commerce big players are using the Rakuten technology to power their online advertising campaigns, especially the user re-engagement (Retargeting) and customer acquisition (Prospecting). The company aggregates a lot of behavioral data from various sources. Given the massive volume of that needs to be processed and the various formats, traditional data processing methods are limited. This complexity calls for new technologies that enable to effectively analyze large sets of data and determine the statistical models that could predict the performance of online marketing campaigns. The development of such technology allows studying several fields:

  • Modeling and simulation
  • Behavioral analysis and performance prediction
  • Data Management
  • Data Analytics

Come join our Data Science team as our Data Science Intern!

Responsibilities and Requirements:

  • Motivation to maintain meticulous records
  • Intermediate computer skill level including: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access
  • Exposure to Node.js Python
  • Good understanding of Math / Physics
  • Must possess superior attention to detail, attention to accuracy and tenacity
  • Positive can-do attitude, self-motivated with a consistent sense of urgency
  • Creative problem solver with an open mind to new ways of completing projects
  • Experience in project coordination
  • Solid communication skills and experience working with a wide variety of stake holders

About Rakuten Marketing: Rakuten Marketing is the global leader in integrated marketing solutions. With 16 offices around the world, our integrated marketing solutions span affiliate, display and search. Headquartered in San Mateo, CA, we have offices throughout the United States and in Australia, Brazil, Japan, Singapore, the United Kingdom, Germany and France. Rakuten Marketing empowers marketers to transcend the conventional and achieve the full potential of digital marketing. We deliver data-driven personalized ad experiences that engage consumers – across screens, platforms and traditional publishers – and influence them to purchase. Our commitment to transparency provides consumer journey insights that allow us to continually optimize for performance.

Rakuten Global: Rakuten Group is one of the world’s leading internet service companies, providing a variety of consumer and business-focused services including e-commerce, e-reading, travel, banking, securities, credit card, e-money, portal and media, online marketing and professional sports. Rakuten is expanding globally and currently has operations throughout Asia, Western Europe and the Americas. Founded in 1997, Rakuten is headquartered in Tokyo, with over 10,000 employees and partner staff worldwide. To learn more, we invite you to visit our global home.

Job Types: Full-time, Internship


  • San Mateo, CA

Required work authorization:

  • United States