Facebook University - Analytics - Data Science

Posted 9 days ago
Main Location
Menlo Park, CA, United States
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Facebook University for Data Analytics (FBU Analytics) is a paid, summer internship program that consists of training and hands-on project experience guided by a Facebook mentor. The program is designed to provide early career exposure to students who are historically underrepresented in this field. FBU Analytics interns will work on data-intensive analysis for a particular product or business at Facebook. The Analytics team is looking for fast-moving candidates who want to make an impact and are interested in Data Science. Together with your team members, you will translate analysis into meaningful impact for the company.Written Exercise Instructions:- This exercise is designed to help us better understand your interests in Data Science.- The exercise consists of the 3 questions below. Please answer each question by following the instructions provided.- You must complete this exercise by yourself. By completing this exercise, you agree not to share the exercise materials or your responses with anyone other than an authorized representative at Facebook. Failure to comply with these requirements will result in the disqualification of your candidacy.Preparation Time: Please do not spend more than 1 hour working on this exercise at home. Writing Exercise Timing: Please complete this exercise and submit with your application.Writing Exercise Length: Your writing exercise materials should not exceed 500 words per question response.Outside Resources: You should not use any outside resources other than those specifically provided. Submission Format & Deadline: Please submit your responses as a PDF when submitting your application to avoid any technical issues.

  • Participate in a Data Science development training course
  • Work on a team with coaching from an intern manager to complete and present a final project
  • Apply current programming knowledge (in SQL, R, Python, or other programming language) and learn new technologies

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Current 2nd year student enrolled in a 4-year BA/BS program (or equivalent program for special cases) at a university
  • Must obtain work authorization in country of employment at the time of hire, and maintain ongoing work authorization during employment
  • Available to work in in Menlo Park, CA for the duration of the internship
  • Some exposure (academic, work, or personal) to a programming language (Python, SQL, Java, and/or C++), and statistics (basic probability, distributions, confidence intervals)
  • Some development experience in at least one scripting language (PHP, Perl, Python, etc.)
  • A solid grasp of basic arithmetic and simple algebra
  • Must be present for entirety of internship, June 2022 - August 2022

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Current 2nd year student enrolled in a 4-year BA/BS program (or equivalent program for special cases) at a university
  • Must obtain work authorization in country of employment at the time of hire, and maintain ongoing work authorization during employment
  • Available to work in in Menlo Park, CA for the duration of the internship
  • Some exposure (academic, work, or personal) to a programming language (Python, SQL, Java, and/or C++), and statistics (basic probability, distributions, confidence intervals)
  • Some development experience in at least one scripting language (PHP, Perl, Python, etc.)
  • A solid grasp of basic arithmetic and simple algebra
  • Must be present for entirety of internship, June 2022 - August 2022

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