Website Assurant is Hiring

Job Title. AI & Data Science Intern

Company Overview
At Assurant, we are committed to leveraging cutting-edge technology to drive innovation and deliver exceptional solutions to our clients. As a leading provider of risk management solutions, we are seeking multiple AI & Data Science Interns to join our team. This internship offers a unique opportunity for individuals to gain hands-on experience in AI, machine learning, deep learning, and generative AI while working alongside our Advanced Data Analytics team.

As an AI & Data Science Intern, you will have the opportunity to gain valuable experience, enhance your skill set, and develop competencies that will prepare you for future roles. Your responsibilities will include.

Conduct Analysis/Development (80%)

  • Gain exposure to corporate environments and develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Work hands-on with tools such as Python, Scala, R, SQL, SharePoint, and Power BI/Tableau.
  • Process and analyze industrial-level data on big data platforms including Hadoop, TensorFlow, Spark, and CUDA.
  • Derive actionable insights from enriched content datasets for business applications.
  • Design, develop, and implement novel deep learning, computer vision, and language modeling algorithms.
  • Develop Large Language Model (LLM) capabilities and evaluate models on statistical tests, business metrics, and bias.
  • Design and build custom neural network architectures.
  • Evaluate the accuracy and quality of designed models and data sources.

Project Management (20%)

  • Create PowerPoint presentations and present insights to the leadership team.
  • Participate in brainstorming sessions for new solutions.
  • Assist in the development of process mapping, standard operating procedures, and work instructions.

Basic Qualifications

  • Currently pursuing a minimum of a 3rd year undergraduate degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, Business Management, Information Systems, or related field. Master’s degree candidates will also be considered.
  • 2 years of strong experience with Excel, Power BI/Tableau, and PowerPoint.
  • Familiarity with Python or R and relevant libraries.
  • Proficiency in data cleaning and transformation.
  • General understanding of data science process flow.
  • Proficient with SQL Query language and relevant techniques.
  • Understanding of advanced Statistics, Probability, Machine and Deep Learning algorithms.

Other Skills

  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Detail-oriented with excellent follow-up skills.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Professional demeanor and positive outlook.
  • Analytical and strategic thinker.
  • Quick learner with the ability to adapt to new applications and technologies.
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and make sound decisions with incomplete information.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong hands-on capabilities with Windows and/or Linux operating systems.
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Python, C++, or Scala.
  • Experience with advanced data analytics and visualization tools.
  • Experience with SQL/NoSQL, Digital Analytics, and machine learning.
  • Familiarity with big data, deep learning frameworks, and cloud computing platforms.
  • Experience with containerization technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Research and development experience in Prompt Engineering, Large Language Models (LLM), and Generative AI.

This internship offers a unique opportunity to gain practical experience in AI and data science while contributing to innovative projects at Assurant. If you are passionate about leveraging technology to drive business solutions and eager to learn and grow in a dynamic environment, we encourage you to apply.