The 2021 Launch Program: Data Science Intern

Charlotte, NC

Our goal is to listen, engage, and activate voices across Red Ventures to ensure that all identity groups and perspectives are represented in our work. Our aspiration is to have diverse teams at every level of the company, and we seek candidates who bring unique personal experiences, curiosity and an eagerness to embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion.

At a Glance:

Launch Your Career: As a Launch cohort member, you will skip the “entry-level” “grunt-work,” and start making a real impact on Day 1. As part of the Red Ventures Launch program, you’ll find unparalleled opportunities to make a real impact and advance your career – fast.  

Already know where you want your career to go? Looking to explore some options first? (“All of the above” is a perfectly valid answer.)

Red Ventures offers the unique opportunity to gain valuable experience across a multitude of roles, teams, and even industries. Our business leaders and mentors are hyper-focused on defining personalized career paths for our talent – setting you up to unlock enormous potential within the first few years of your career.

 

Over the last twenty years, Red Ventures has built a portfolio of influential brands, digital platforms, and strategic partnerships that work together to connect millions of people with expert advice. Through premium content and personalized digital experiences, Red Ventures builds online journeys that make it easier for people to make important decisions about their homes, health, travel, finances, education and entertainment. Founded in 2000, Red Ventures has 3,000 employees in 10 cities across the US, as well as in the UK and Brazil. Red Ventures owns and operates several large digital brands including Healthline, The Points Guy, Bankrate, MYMOVE, and Allconnect.com. For more information, visit https://redventures.com and follow @RedVentures on social platforms.
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What You’ll Do:

  • Data Science Associates transform millions of impressions and unstructured data from our digital properties into powerful insights that help us deepen connections between brands and consumers.
  • Use advanced machine learning, statistical modeling and optimization techniques to build real-world solutions for online and offline decision-making
  • Own data science projects from start to finish with limited guidance
  • Collect and mine data from disparate data sources, digging deeper to understand the process behind the data
  • Communicate effectively with business and data science leaders on project status, timeline and technical results
  • Translate business opportunities into data science problems, clearly defining project scope + performance metrics to measure success
  • We don’t believe in busywork, and we definitely don’t believe in wasting time or talent on “getting coffee.” As a Red Ventures Intern, you’ll be expected to contribute new ideas, take ownership of meaningful projects, and make a real impact on our business.
  • Typically, RV Interns receive an in-depth onboarding experience and participate in 1-2 large projects over the summer. With guidance from your mentors, you’ll drive strategy, build tests, pivot, improve, and iterate until finally presenting results to your business team and RV senior leadership at the end of the summer. 
  • Our culture is built on feedback, and our Interns are no different. You’ll receive two structured performance reviews over the summer, where your manager will work with you to identify key strengths, opportunities, and goals. Top-performing interns will be eligible for full-time offers at the end of the summer.

 What We’re Looking For:

  • Graduating Winter 2021 or Summer 2022 with a relevant PhD or Masters equivalent
  • Experience solving complex problems through the use of predictive modeling
  • Extensive experience in querying and processing data from complex relational databases
  • Extensive training and knowledge in machine learning, statistical modeling and/or optimization. 
  • Expertise in deep learning, NLP, reinforcement learning, recommend systems preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to synthesize data into actionable insights and communicate recommendations to leadership
  • Solid interpersonal and communication skills, with a track record of working well with business stakeholders
  • Knowledge of digital attribution and digital data investigation and testing skills is preferred
  • Statistical programming knowledge (e.g., R or Python) is required
  • Work Perks:
    • Subsidized meals at our onsite cafes, smoothie bars and coffee bars
    • Free onsite fitness classes, premier wellness center, spin studio, basketball court, bowling alley, and yoga studio
    • Casual dress code

Who We Are:

Founded in 2000, Red Ventures is a portfolio of growing digital businesses that bring consumers and brands together through integrated e-commerce, strategic partnerships and many proprietary brands including Bankrate, AllConnect.com and Reviews.com. Headquartered south of Charlotte, NC, Red Ventures has over 3000 employees in offices across the US, as well as London and Sao Paulo. For more information, visit www.redventures.com.

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits program for full-time employees, including medical, dental and vision coverage, paid time off, life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, 401(k) plan and a paid parental leave program.

Red Ventures is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or any other basis protected by law. Employment at Red Ventures is based solely on a person's merit and qualifications. 

We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with disabilities. This includes providing reasonable accommodation where appropriate. Should you require a reasonable accommodation to apply or participate in the job application or interview process, please contact accommodation@redventures.com.

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