Data Mining & Analytics Internship - FiveThirtyEight

Data ScientistUnspecified12/10/2015ESPNBristol, Connecticut, United StatesData SkillsData MiningSocial Network AnalysisCC++Eclipse IDEVisual Studio IDEXCodeOpen SourceOpinion MiningSentiment AnalysisDatavizGPGPUParallel AlgorhitmsBasic Qualifications: Data mining and classification; Data driven and event driven analytics; Data discovery and transformation from social networks, data modeling, social network analysis; Data transformation and graph analysis; Competency in C and C++ programming ; Prior development experience using Linux/Unix (Eclipse IDE) and Windows (Visual Studio IDE) or Mac (XCode)/ Preferred Qualifications: Data processing using open source analytics and cloud computing frameworks; Opinion mining and sentiment analysis; Knowledge of GPGPU programming using one or more parallel programming APIs; Prior development experience with 3D data visualization; Analysis and problem solving skills; Strong written and verbal communication skills; Ability to work in teamsThe intern will be part of the Data Mining, Analytics and Visualization Technology Track of ESPN's Advanced Technology Group, contributing to interactive sports data exploration and analysis, frameworks for sports data analytics, and interactive visual analytics solutions. The intern will: Contribute to implementation of projects related to data mining and analytics; Participate in designing and implementing services, applications and frameworks of data mining and analytics related projectsApplyhttp://fivethirtyeight.comNo