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Data Science Intern

Company: Shipbob
Location: Chicago
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Title: Data Science Intern

Location: Remote in these states: AZ, CA, CO, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, MA, MN, MO, NY, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, &WI

If you're looking to be at the forefront of disrupting the ecommerce industry, wanting to make your mark and be continuously challenged to grow, your time has come.

ShipBob is recognized as #1 on Crain's 2020 "Fast 50" list of the fastest-growing companies in Chicago & Built In's best mid-sized companies to work for in Chicago. With this growth, we are looking for top talent to help us reach the next level.

Role Description:

ShipBob is looking for a Data Science Intern who will be responsible for assisting our customer operations or business operations teams with the overall management of data-related projects. A successful candidate will participate in the software development life cycle including data analysis, research, documentation, and testing, and serve as a liaison between technical and nontechnical departments to ensure that all targets and requirements are met.

About Us:

ShipBob is a tech enabled 3PL that partners with over 5,200+ e-commerce businesses to help them be more successful online. We offer a full suite of fulfillment solutions for our merchants, including the ability to improve their transit times, shipping costs and deliver best in class experience to their customers. With almost 100% accuracy rate in fulfilling orders and orders shipped on time, our merchants can count on us to deliver excellent service.

ShipBob's growing fulfillment network is powered by our proprietary technology and acts as a back office for logistics, providing merchants with full visibility into orders, inventory levels in real time, and access to advanced analytics, over 27 integrations and data reporting.

As one of the fastest growing tech companies in Chicago with over $130M+ raised from blue-chip investors like Menlo Ventures, Bain Capital Ventures, Hyde Park Venture Partners and SoftBank Vision Fund 2, our goal is to continue to be the #1 best fulfillment technology in the industry. To help us meet this standard, we are scaling our entire team and looking for people who share our core values and have an entrepreneurial mindset.

About You:

At ShipBob, we're looking to bring on board people who embody our core values:

  • Be Mission-Driven. We want team members that are passionate about helping entrepreneurs improve their business, and bring that passion every day.
  • Be Humble. We have ambitious goals, and our team members understand that success or failure depends on us working together and leaving egos at the door.
  • Be Resilient. Logistics is a complicated business. So is software. We value team members that never give up and keep iterating until a problem is solved.
  • Be a Creative Problem Solver. As a startup, we value smart, innovative solutions to complex problems. We fall in love with the problem, not our "favorite" solution.
  • Be Safety Minded. It's not just talk; it's the way you work.

What you'll do:

  • Perform statistical data analyses for business functions
  • Collect and consolidate business data from multiple sources
  • Collaborate with functional teams to perform analytical projects
  • Communicate results of analysis to stakeholders and leadership
  • Develop functional requirements documentation to describe desired functionality
  • Develop clear, user-centric user stories, process diagrams, and wireframes to clarify the desired solutions

What you'll bring to the table:

  • Zero to three years' related experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to interact professionally with people at all levels
  • Solid analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Proven ability to establish and maintain effective, respectful, and trusting relationships with clients and colleagues
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills with demonstrated ability to reprioritize across multiple projects
  • Excellent attention to detail

We recognize that people come with a wealth of experience and talent beyond just the technical requirements of a job. If your experience is close to what you see listed here, please still consider applying. Diversity of experience and skills combined with passion is a key to innovation and excellence; therefore, we encourage people from all backgrounds to apply to our positions.

Perks & Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Basic Life Insurance
  • Variety of voluntary benefits, such as, short term disability.
  • Competitive Salary, Performance Bonus & Stock Options
  • Paid Maternity/Parental Leave Program
  • Flexible Time Off Program
  • Referral Bonus Program
  • Fun Culture >>> Check us out on Instagram

Reports to: Head of Data

ShipBob provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice

Keywords: Shipbob, Chicago , Data Science Intern, Other , Chicago, Illinois

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