Lausanne, Switzerland


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Be a part of a revolutionary change Times are changing at PMI. We’ve chosen to do something big. The world expects us to act responsibly. And we are doing just that by transforming our business and building our future on one clear purpose – to deliver a smoke-free future. This transformation will revolutionise every area of our business. The products we sell. Where we sell them. How they’re manufactured and delivered. The way we talk to our customers and engage with society. It’s the perfect setting place to start your career. As you take your first steps, you’ll have the backing of a multinational business combined with the freedom of a start-up. You’ll bring a positive mindset and fresh perspective to projects that can make a huge difference to so many. Who we’re looking for · Qualifications o Currently studying for your Master’s degree in Computer Science, Bioinformatics, Data science, Statistics or related fields o Proficient in Python programming and experience working with Git, SQL databases o Experience in cleaning, refinement, and manipulation of structured and unstructured data o A strong grounding in ML approaches and concepts (classification, NER, evaluation metrics, clustering etc.,) o Experience with at least one ML framework (e.g., PyTorch, TensorFlow) and NLP libraries (e.g., Spacy, Huggingface,) o Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English · Preferred Qualifications o Familiar with deep-learning architectures such as Transformers, CNN’s, RNN’s o Exposure to modern cloud technology stack like S3, Sagemaker, EMR o Some Engineering experience and or project course work using large data systems on Spark, Hadoop, etc. o Familiar with container technologies (Docker, Kubernetes) o Disciplined self-starter, capable of working independently or in close collaboration Joining Enterprise Analytics & Data The Enterprise Analytics and Data(EAD) team is to enable consumer intimacy and the intelligent enterprise. We are driving, scaling and monetizing our investment in data to drive faster decisions, personalise consumer experience, and realise top-line and bottom-line impact across the value chain. To unleash the value of data for PMI, we are driving a holistic data and analytics transformation program including the shift to a federation of data & analytics skills and capabilities to accelerate PMI on the journey to become data driven. Description As a Data Science intern, you will focus on a specific problem area to solve with guidance and mentorship from senior team members. In addition to academic qualifications, we’re looking for candidates who are always curious and have a desire to learn. This role provides opportunities to collaborate with other scientists and business stakeholders. As well as opportunities to learn ML techniques and engineering best practices necessary for successful development, deployment and monitoring of models in an enterprise setting. Some of the activities may include, · Use data exploration techniques to discover new questions or opportunities within your problem area and propose applicability and limitations of the data. · Prototype ideas / solutions, perform critical analysis, and use creative approaches for solving complex problems. · Use advanced modelling techniques to explore and identify insights from high-volume, high-dimensionality and unstructured data from varying sources · Leverage pre-training, transfer learning to develop ML models for problems like text classification, entity recognition and relation extraction. · Conduct experiments to identify, evaluate the effectiveness of various modelling approaches. · Integrate diverse data sources, data types and data structures into an interactive visualization prototype to further disseminate results · Keep up with the latest tools, frameworks and libraries, enjoy experimenting with them, and understand when they should and shouldn’t be adopted What we offer Our success depends on our talented employees who come to work here every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. Join PMI and you too can: · Seize the freedom to shape your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore. · Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong. · Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business –our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress. · Take pride in delivering our promise to society: to deliver a smoke-free future. PMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.