About Gap Inc.
Our past is full of iconic moments — but our future is going to spark many more. Our brands — Gap, Banana Republic, Old Navy, Athleta, INTERMIX and Hill City — have dressed people from all walks of life and all kinds of families, all over the world, for every occasion for more than 50 years.
But we’re more than the clothes that we make. We know that business can and should be a force for good, and it’s why we work hard to make product that makes people feel good, inside and out. It’s why we’re committed to giving back to the communities where we live and work. If you're one of the super-talented who thrive on change, aren't afraid to take risks and love to make a difference, come grow with us.
About the role
Data Scientist Internship
Gap Inc. Technology is looking for exceptional talent with fresh ideas, cutting-edge skills, and a passion for technology. We’re not your average IT shop, and this isn’t your average internship. In your 10 weeks with Gap Inc. you’ll have a voice in the room, be pushed to take risks, and play a critical role in innovative projects that are transforming retail technology. Ready to get started?
What’s In It for You?
As a Gap Inc. Intern, you will gain valuable work experience in a fast paced and innovative environment, here in beautiful San Francisco. By the end of the 10 weeks you will have completed business critical projects, which you will present to your senior leadership team. Don’t expect to be running around getting coffee. Many intern’s projects have been implemented by the business and are currently driving incredible results for the company. Here at Gap Inc., we like to reward success. You are invited to participate in events, such as Giants games, happy hours, ping-pong tournaments, bowling nights, volunteering events in the community, etc.
Here’s what you will do all summer!
-Work alongside our Customer Data & Analytics team and fellow interns on customer segmentation and descriptive analysis projects
-Use the latest technologies, tools, and technologies in the field- harnessing vast pools of information available in our brands’ data systems
-Develop data product tools, such as dashboards and mapping tools
- Apply analytical and data science methods (regression, clustering, classification, text analysis) to real world datasets to solve ongoing business problems
-Present results of analysis to team members, business partners, and Gap executives
-Meet Sr. Data Scientists, advanced analytics experts, and Product Managers to understand the role that analytics play in a 16 billion-dollar global organization
Who you are
Here’s what you need to get the work done
-Undergraduate, graduate, or PhD student with one year or less left to graduate in Data Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Machine Learning, Management Information Systems, Information Systems, Information Technology, Integrated Systems Engineering, or related degree with a GPA of 3.0 or above
-Statistical and data analysis skills
-Languages: Python, SAS, SQL, or R. Combinations of these skills are very useful.
-Data visualization using tools, such as Tableau or D3
-Basic statistical modeling skills (regression, logistic regression, clustering)
-An ability to think abstractly and work cross functionally
-Strong communication and presentation skills
-A desire to evolve excellent problem solving skills; meticulous and methodical
Benefits at Gap Inc.
- Merchandise discount for our brands: 50% off regular-priced merchandise at Gap, Banana Republic and Old Navy, 30% off at Outlet and 25% off at Athleta for all employees.
- One of the most competitive Paid Time Off plans in the industry.*
- Employees can take up to five “on the clock” hours each month to volunteer at a charity of their choice.*
- Extensive 401(k) plan with company matching for contributions up to four percent of an employee’s base pay.*
- Employee stock purchase plan.*
- Medical, dental, vision and life insurance.*
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*For eligible employees
Gap Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to providing a workplace free from harassment and discrimination. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, training and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, and make all employment decisions without regard to any protected status. In 2016, Gap Inc. was named one of the Best Places to Work by the Human Rights Campaign for the thirteeth consecutive year and was the sole winner of the Catalyst award for equality in the workplace in 2016.