Deloitte Audit & Assurance - Machine Learning & Natural Language Processing Intern - Fall 2021/Winter 2022 in Stamford, Connecticut
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The Audit Transformation team is seeking highly motivated PhD students available for 3 to 6 month internships in the area of natural language processing and machine learning. The successful candidates will work with the other data scientists on the team to develop solutions to real-world problems. You will have the opportunity to test your knowledge in a challenging problem-solving environment. You will be encouraged to think outside-the-box, innovate, and find novel solutions to some of the most challenging problems within our business.
Utilize basic natural language processing (NLP) techniques to develop tools (such as information extraction and retrieval, context analysis, event detection) for analyzing large data sets consisting of natural language documents.
Collaborate with colleagues to implement reusable, efficient and maintainable software components using mainstream programming languages.
Incubate innovative concepts and develop publications.
Current student in a PhD program in a quantitative field (computational linguistics, computer science, engineering, mathematics, physics, machine learning, statistics).
Experience with NLP techniques such as topic modeling, sentiment analysis, NER, text summarization, etc.
Extensive experience with natural language processing tools such as NLTK, spaCy, PyTorch-NLP, Gensim, etc.
Proficient in Python with software development experience.
Experience with deep learning tools such as Theano, PyTorch, Tensorflow, etc.
Publication and research experience in related fields.
Outstanding collaboration, interpersonal and communication (verbal & written) skills in English is required.
Drive and motivation for career development and open to taking on challenges.
Team player who can also be independent, prioritize work and thrives in a fast-paced dynamic environment.
The start date for this position will be in Fall 2021/Winter 2022
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.