20 days ago
Information on the company
Our client is a London-based technology and data science company that produces an online analytics platform called the Nest. The Nest uses predictive data science to analyse a wide variety of data to help businesses identify potential trends and customer behaviours. Its notable clients include Disney, PepsiCo, Vodafone, Panasonic, Tesco, and numerous others. In 2016, the company raised a total of £9.2 million in two separate funding rounds led by investors like Mitsui, Albion Ventures, and The Blackstone Group. The company is headquartered in London and has offices in Los Angeles, New York, Toronto, Singapore, Budapest, South Africa, Bristol, and Exeter.
This is a short term, 12 day internship paying £10/hour, based in Central London.
What does the company do:
Our client creates better outcomes through technology and the power of prediction. Their products transform the way brands create value from data, finding insights and solutions that create an advantage for their business. They analyse consumer behaviour using public and private data, then build cutting edge technology based on predictive models to create better outcomes - they call this “Applied Prediction”.
Bringing together a passionate and talented team that combine skills in software engineering, data science, design, product innovation and marketing, our client thrives on change, innovating across social intelligence and big data. Launched in 2011, today our client employs 250 people worldwide across offices in the UK, USA, Hungary and South Africa. They work with some of the world’s leading consumer-focused brands including Pepsico, nPower, Disney, Debenhams, Panasonic, Starbucks and GSK.
Their work is getting them noticed – they were shortlisted for a Data IQ Talent Award and have been named Britain’s fastest start up by The Sunday Times ranked #1 in their inaugural ‘Start Up Track 15’ and fastest growing exporters as well as hitting the Tech Track for the first time in 2017. They are currently in the Financial times top 10 Europe fastest growing businesses and have won an APEX award for innovation in Aviation this year.
How you can expect to spend your day:
Our client is launching a new product onto the market in January that’s helps FMCG’s to predict market trends by looking at social conversation.
Very often the technology cannot understand the context we use in social media.
They are looking for a graduate to help with the final sense check to make sure this new technology has not picked up on the wrong information. You will be asked to go through the results to double check, before the product is launched in the New Year.
The ideal intern’s personality and qualifications:
• Degree level
• Exceptional verbal and written English
What are the perks of interning at this company?
• Insight into Predictive Intelligence Data Science and Social listening,
• Opportunity to work with innovative and acclaimed global start up
• Relaxed Dress Code
• Exciting projects for Huge Consumer brands (PepsiCo, Unilever, Twitter etc)
• All day fully stocked Kitchen
• Wobbly trolley Fridays – Drinks
• Possibility for future internships in tech and Data
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