RN Payment Data Scientist Summer Intern 2022
Ripple is building the world’s next-generation payment network backed by our advanced blockchain technology. RippleNet, Ripple’s core product, makes it easier than it’s ever been for our customers to run a high-performance payments business.
In order to drive innovation faster and be more customer-centric, we look for someone who is passionate about data to join our payment data science team! The internship will be a great way to make contributions to the continued success of RippleNet payment solution and also get started as a Data Scientist in the fast-paced FinTech industry.
WHAT YOU’LL DO:
You will work with a team of engineers and scientists who use data to drive Ripple’s strategy and success. The entire RippleNet payment team works collaboratively and is a strong partner for teams across the company. You will get to meet and learn from diverse and talented colleagues.
Data science candidates will dive in on high-priority initiatives, including developing cost-saving strategies for RippleNet payment products, defining new performance metrics for the RippleNet network, and/or analyzing emerging markets and customer preferences.
WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR:
- Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or in a graduate program, preferably in a science or quantitative field
- Hands-on experience with tailoring and applying quantitative approaches to business questions, and analyzing and interpreting data
- Experience with SQL, Python or R, and some data visualization tools
- Solid understanding of statistical concepts and machine learning models
- Comfortable collaborating with cross-functional teams using strong written and verbal communication skills
- Leads with inclusive actions and has a strong work ethic
- Interests in open-source, entrepreneurship, economics and financial markets, creative thinking, systems thinking, or cryptography is a plus
WHAT WE OFFER:
- The chance to work in a fast-paced start-up environment with experienced industry leaders
- A learning environment where you can dive deep into the latest technologies and make an impact
- Modern office in San Francisco’s Financial District
- Fully-stocked kitchen with organic snacks, beverages, and coffee drinks
- Weekly company meeting – ask me anything style discussion with our Leadership Team
- Team outings to sports games, happy hours, game nights and more!
WHO WE ARE:
Ripple is doing for value what the internet did for information: enabling its instant and seamless flow around the world. We call this the Internet of Value (IoV). Using blockchain and cryptocurrency technology, Ripple is dedicated to creating powerful gains in financial efficiency, equity and inclusion. In addition, Ripple is developing and enabling the future use cases that will catalyze the new digital economy for governments, businesses and consumers.
Ripple has offices in San Francisco (HQ), New York, London, Mumbai, Singapore, São Paulo, Reykjavík, Washington D.C. and Dubai.