Summer 2022 Intern- Data Science (Remote) Draper, Utah
At Progressive Leasing, we pride ourselves in building Data Science and Machine Learning solutions that transform the way retailers and consumers do business. We’re looking for an Intern - Data Science to continue strengthening that transformation.
This role can be performed remotely anywhere in the US.
As an Intern - Data Science, you will draw business insights from data through complex analysis, mining, and visualization. You will learn to understand the nuances of Progressive’s business and ensure that we capture, mine, and act on data related to our customers, our stores, and our operational and financial performance to drive business impact. You will leverage strong technical skills and creative thinking to solve problems and make quantitative decisions. Most importantly, you’ll allow us to get unique and valuable insights that go beyond the obvious and help us achieve extraordinary results.
- Create interactive data visualizations/analysis that allow the business leaders to react quickly to performance and market trends and make data-driven decisions
- Build and run models to determine optimal resource allocation
- Analyze transaction patterns to prevent fraud
- Extract usable information from unstructured data using advanced data mining techniques
- Actively pursuing a bachelor’s or master's degree in a technical field (Math, Statistics, Physics, Computer Science, Engineering, etc.)
- Strong quantitative analytical abilities
PREFERRED SKILLS & EXPERTISE
- Experience with data mining and visualization tools such as R, Python, Tableau, and Power BI
- Experience with querying languages such as SQL
WHAT WE OFFER
- Competitive Compensation
- Job Required Equipment & Services Will Be Provided
WHO WE ARE
Progressive Leasing(NYSE: PRG) is the largest and longest-tenured virtual lease-to-own provider in the United States. The Company’s mission is to provide simple and affordable purchase options for credit challenged consumers. Over the last 20+ years, Progressive Leasing’s alternative lease-purchase options have helped millions of customers with less than perfect credit acquire needed items with ease. Progressive partners with 30,000 retail stores, helping to drive increased revenue and improve customer satisfaction. Learn more atProgLeasing.com.
Progressive Leasing welcomes and encourages diversity in the workplace. We do not discriminate in any aspect of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local employment discrimination laws where Progressive Leasing does business.