Data Science Intern

Date: Sep 13, 2023

Location: CHICAGO, IL, US, 60603-4013

Company: Grainger Businesses


About Grainger:

Grainger is a leading broad line distributor with operations primarily in North America, Japan, and the United Kingdom. We achieve our purpose, We Keep the World Working®, by serving more than 4.5 million customers with a wide range of products that keep their operations running and their people safe. Grainger also delivers services and solutions, such as technical support and inventory management, to save customers time and money.

We're looking for passionate people who can move our company forward. As one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For, we have a welcoming workplace where you can build a career for yourself while fulfilling our purpose to keep the world working. We embrace new ways of thinking and recognize everyone is an individual. Find your way with Grainger today.


Position Details:

As a Data Science Intern in the Search Team, you will work with analysts, data scientists and AI experts with very diverse backgrounds and technical expertise. Our team's mission is to use multiple different technology platforms to build data-driven solutions and capabilities using machine learning and big data with a focus on Predictive Analytics, Deep Learning, Computer Vision, Natural Language Processing, and other relevant areas.


You Will:

  • Analyze data both structured and unstructured, predominantly text
  • Perform exploratory analyses and investigations to enrich our understanding of how people work with over time
  • Research and develop solutions to new and challenging problems
  • Work with team members and partners to understand their goals
  • Present and provide insights to team members


You Have:

  • Preferably pursue a degree in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics or any Engineering discipline
  • Expected graduation with a Bachelor's degree between Winter 2024 – Spring 2025
  • Experience with the Python programming language
  • Experience using Machine Learning libraries in Python
  • Knowledge of relational databases and SQL
  • Passion for data analysis and excited to build data/ML solutions
  • Interest in ML for NLP, Search and Information Retrieval
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher


DEI Statement

Grainger is an Equal Opportunity Workplace and an Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.