Novetta - Tampa, FL3.3

InternshipEstimated: $51,000 - $73,000 a year
Are you passionate about solving challenging problems?

Do you thrive being a critical part of an elite team of like-minded people?

How would you like for your next career move to take you to the next level?

If any of this sounds appealing, look no further.

Job Description:
Novetta has an exciting opportunity for people interested in Data Science to join our new team of interns in Tampa, FL. This is a paid internship and each participant will be nominated for a full TS/SCI clearance. This is a rare opportunity to start a career in the US Intelligence Community and get paid to learn alongside experts in the field.

The Department of Defense is shifting investment into the future of machine learning and artificial intelligence across the Defense Intelligence Enterprise to reimagine and revolutionize the intelligence process. This is your opportunity to participate in a paradigmatic shift in National Security.

Novetta is seeking to build an intern cell of students interested in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence from a wide variety of backgrounds. Our interns will work with a DoD Research and Development customer, exploring big data analytic techniques and advanced visualizations. As part of our team you will have the opportunity to work on all aspects of solving difficult National Security problems; from problem definition, to data exploration to model implementation to the delivery of production quality Data Science solutions. You will work as part of a multidisciplinary team and will impact multiple real-world projects concurrently.

Work will be conducted on the customer’s unclassified on-premise virtual environment and cloud based systems. This internship is an opportunity to:

Learn from senior Data Scientist’s delivering production ready solutions.
Work independently on projects to deliver a demonstrable product to the customer. This project will be customized based on the intern’s interest and skill level and is only limited by your imagination.
Become versed in cutting edge National Security and US Intelligence Community problems and projects.

Our Data Science interns will be expected to contribute new and novel ideas and be an active member of the team. As a member of a fast-paced team, the ideal candidate will:

Identify important and interesting questions surrounding our customer's challenges, then translate those questions into concrete analytical tasks.
Develop strategies to extract, resolve, and unify information of various types from numerous data sources.
Organize and mine massive data sets of both structured and unstructured data
Provide thought-leadership in the areas of machine learning, artificial intelligence, analytics and data science.
Work with a diverse team of engineers, computer scientists, data scientist, and intelligence analysts.

Basic Qualifications:
A keen interest in using novel techniques and state of the art technologies to help solve the most pressing issues in National Security
The ability to obtain a DoD Clearance (US Citizen with a clear background)
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Positive attitude, motivation to self-start and work independently
Familiarity in one or more programming languages (e.g. Python, R, Matlab, Java etc.)
Pursuit of an academic degree in a relevant field (e.g., Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Operations Research, Physics, Economics, Geography, etc.)
Interest in understanding Machine Learning methods and frameworks

Desired Skills:
Familiarity or interest with machine vision, network analysis, natural language processing, artificial intelligence and risk modeling.
Interest in machine learning, artificial intelligence and advanced visualizations.
Interest or experience with Big Data, search engine platforms, and associated technologies (Hadoop, Spark, ElasticSearch & Kibana, etc.)
Familiarity with web application development, REST, SQL and NOSQL databases.
Interest or experience with open source frameworks for Neural Network architectures which may include Keras, TensorFlow, PyTorch, or Caffe.
Experience with cloud services such as AWS or MS Azure.

The requirements list above in not all-inclusive and anyone with an interest in using advanced technology and techniques to solve complex problems should feel free to apply. We will work within all successful candidates’ schedules. This is a unique opportunity to shape the future of analytics while supporting our Nation's security in a fast paced, non-traditional, paid internship.

So what does Novetta do?

We focus on three core areas: Cyber, Entity, and Multi-Int Analytics. Our products are focused on processing and analyzing vast amounts of data in these core areas. Our services are focused on helping our customers move from complexity to clarity. At Novetta, we bridge the gap between what our customers think they can do and what they aspire to achieve.

Our culture is shaped by a commitment to our Core Values:
Integrity: We hold ourselves accountable to the highest standards of integrity and ethics.

Customer Mission Success: Customer mission success drives our daily efforts—we strive always to exceed customer expectations and focus on mission success beyond contractual commitments.

Employee Focus: We value our employees and demonstrate our commitment to them by providing clear communications, outstanding benefits, career development, and opportunities to work on problems and technical challenges of national significance.

Innovation: We believe that innovation is critical to our success – that discovering new and more effective ways to achieve customer mission success is what makes us a great company.

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Novetta is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.