The Amazon Shipping is hiring Interns in Economics. We are looking for detail-oriented, organized, and responsible individuals who are eager to learn how to apply what they've learned in an academic setting to a business environment, specifically focused on time series forecasting for routing problems.
These are full-time positions at 40 hours per week, with compensation being awarded on an hourly basis. You will learn how to build data sets and perform applied econometric analysis at Internet speed collaborating with economists, data scientists and MBAʼs. These skills will translate well into writing applied chapters in your dissertation and provide you with work experience that may help you with placement.
Roughly 50% of research assistants from previous cohorts have converted to full time data science or economics employment at Amazon. If you are interested, please send your CV to our mailing list at email@example.com.
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation
· PhD student in Economics (enrolled in 3rd year or more and not currently on the job market)
· Proficient with SQL
· Proficient with scripting languages (C, Python, etc.)
· Knowledge of time series forecasting methods
· Familiarity with SQL
· Attention to detail
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