Intern - Economics

Job ID: 1523664 | Amazon.com Services LLC

DESCRIPTION

Come join Last Mile as an Economics Intern. The Driver Science team focuses on people research of delivery drivers. We are looking for detail-oriented, organized, and responsible individuals who are eager to learn how to work with large and complicated data sets. Some knowledge of causal inference or forecasting, as well as familiarity with Python or R is necessary, and experience with SQL is a plus.

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.




BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· PhD student in Economics (enrolled in 3rd year or more and not currently on the job market)
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PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· Experience with SQL
· Time Series/forecasting
· Experience working with large data sets
· Knowledge of causal inference
· Familiarity with Python/R
· Attention to detail


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