Location: London/Welwyn Garden City
Apply by: 26/11/2021
London/Welwyn Garden City
The Tesco Data Science team are offering 12-week paid internships for PhD students within the team. The start date for each internship is flexible but must be between March and July 2022.
At Tesco the Data Science team focuses on solving complex business problems and developing data products that can be deployed at scale. Our work spans across multiple areas including physical stores, online, supply chain, marketing and Clubcard. This requires our Data Scientists to have an advanced understanding of statistics and algorithms. The team itself is made up of multi-disciplined researchers and practitioners with varied backgrounds from both academia and the business world.
We work on several domains and problem types and examples of our previous work include:
You are either a PhD student in your final or penultimate year (less than 1 to 1.5 years from expecting to finish) or a Postdoctoral Researcher with a strong numerical background and a strong desire to pursue a career in data science. You therefore tick the majority of the following points:
Our vision here at Tesco is to serve Britain’s shoppers a little better every day.
We want to become every customer's favourite way to shop, whether they are online or in our stores.
As one of the world’s largest retailers, Tesco has over 6,000 stores globally, successful online and digital businesses and a truly innovative culture. We operate in complex environments and with a volume of data few other companies have access to. We have embraced Data Science solutions full on, exploiting expert techniques to drive the business ambition of becoming a multi-channel leader and we are looking for curious individuals who want to make a mark and contribute to this ground breaking work.
If that sounds exciting, then we'd love to hear from you.
The position can be based in either our London or Welwyn Garden City offices.