Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen’s network, edge cloud, security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at news.lumen.com, LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies.
Lumen’s Internship Program is a path for career readiness in the 4th Industrial Revolution.
Be a part of an internship program, driving human progress through technology. During a 10- week period our summer interns innovate and make an impact by transforming industries across the globe and changing the world one connection at a time. Our interns are presented with real business challenges and provide solutions that make a difference across all areas of the company, all while learning the skills needed to successfully navigate the modern workplace.
• Innovate – to deliver solutions to real business problems
• Transform – your skills and knowledge through challenging work projects
• Connect – to our company and culture creating valuable connections with your intern peers, work team and leaders across the organization.
• Impact – through Community & Social Involvement – collaborate with our ERGs to give back and make an impact in the communities Lumen serves.
The Main Responsibilities
As a Data Scientist in our North America Operations organization, the Intern will work to develop and program methods, automated processes, and systems to cleanse, integrate and analyze structured and unstructured, diverse “big data” sources to generate actionable insights and solutions using machine learning and advanced analytics. Tasks during the 10 weeks will include researching and crunching data to assist with system automation. The ideal intern will have technical skills with common languages in the industry. You will need a high level of engagement and ability to take initiative, ask questions and work in a team environment.
– Interprets and communicates insights and findings from analyses and experiments to other analysts, data scientists, team members and business partners.
– Design working models and implement them on Big Data systems using Map Reduce or Spark frameworks.
– Assist with operationalizing the solutions and changing business processes to maximize the value of those solutions.
– Identify patterns and leverage information discovered to create a more automated environment
What We Look For in a Candidate
- Education Requirements
o Enrolled at a 4-year accredited college or university, rising senior or master’s level education status at the start of the internship, graduating August 2022 – May 2023.
o Major/Degree: In pursuit of degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Machine learning, Advanced Analytics, or similar technical degree field.
• Proficiency and understanding of:
o Able to apply techniques such as classification, clustering, regression, deep learning, association, anomaly detection, time series forecasting, Hidden Markov models and Bayesian inference to solve pragmatic business problems
o Basic Experience with big data systems and basic programming languages
o Familiar with Hadoop, Pig, Hive, Scope, Cosmos, or similar technologies.
o Experience with statistical programming environments like Python, R, SPSS or IBM Watson Studio
o Fluent in one or more object oriented-languages like C#, C++, Scala, Java, and scripting languages like Python or Ruby
o Experience with PowerBI and sparking graphs
• Professional Attributes
o Strong self-drive for results and taking initiative
o Ability to show and present on data
o Comfort in speaking to those in leadership roles
o Strong ability to analyze
o Ability to be resourceful and adaptable
o Ability to collaborate and have agility while making effective decisions
o Strong written and verbal communication skills
o Ability to interact with business partners and drive the conversation
o Self driven-works with minimal supervision
o Flexible and adapts well to change
• Work Setting
o Ideally the position will be in one of the following offices: Broomfield -CO, Littleton-CO, or may consider remote/ work from home.
o Intern must be able to work 30-40 hours per week during the 10-week program (June – August)
o Intern must have reliable transportation to/from work location (Lumen does not provide transportation to/from Lumen office locations)
o US work authorization
What to Expect Next
After completion and submission of your application, you will be asked to participate in a virtual video interview. This on demand interview will be a way for Lumen to learn more about you and your experience as it aligns to the internship position. A separate email invitation will be sent to you (check your spam) within 6 hours of application. For continued consideration in the summer internship program, please ensure you complete the video interview within 5 business days of application. Thank you!
Requisition #: 262281
We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all persons regardless of race, color, ancestry, citizenship, national origin, religion, veteran status, disability, genetic characteristic or information, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, family status, pregnancy, or other legally protected status (collectively, “protected statuses”). We do not tolerate unlawful discrimination in any employment decisions, including recruiting, hiring, compensation, promotion, benefits, discipline, termination, job assignments or training.
The above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions.