Data Scientist Intern

Xeptagon is an innovation-driven software company building complex state-of-the-art software systems used in AI applications, big data applications, and low latency systems. Our fast-growing development team works on multiple strategic projects for clients based in Hong Kong, Hungary, Norway, Singapore, Sri Lanka and the USA.

Within this role, you will be working for a client based in China on Machine Learning based Research and Development projects. You will be a key contributor to the strategy and development of our systems and will be working closely with a global pool of PhD holders. Above average remuneration packages will be given.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Detect patterns, implement tests and evaluate datasets.
  • Perform data pre-processing and feature engineering
  • Understand and generalize Machine Learning models
  • Create visualizations on massive scale data sets.
  • Use and evaluate relevant Machine Learning tools.
  • Write analysis reports.

  • Completion or a final year student of a Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative field (mathematics, statistics, engineering or data science) with strong programming skills
  • Fluent English speaker with good writing skills.
  • Good hands on experience in Python, some Machine Learning libraries or other relevant coding skills
  • Strong interest in complex Machine Learning models (supervised & unsupervised, deep learning etc.)
  • Knowledge of Machine Learning principles and practices.
  • Basic statistics knowledge
  • Ability to work in a team and show high motivation.
  • This job requires a high autonomy and a curiosity towards a changing environment.

Working Conditions:
  • Form of employment: Full time.
  • Office Location: No. 2, Sixth Lane, Colombo 3, Sri Lanka, 00300.
  • Please send your application to:
    Please ensure to mention "Data Scientist - Intern" as the email subject.

Note: We don't have vacancies for this position right now, but we are always on the lookout for talented engineers that might change our mind. See other open positions here.

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