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Sr AI Scientist - Summer 2021 Interns Only

Apply Now Job ID: R0000143319 job family: Artificial Intelligence;Intern schedule: Full time Location: 1000 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55403-2542;

This job posting is intended for Target’s summer interns to apply for consideration for a full time position aligning to their internship program. If you were not a summer intern with Target your application will not be considered for this job posting.

Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America’s leading retailers.

Target as a tech company? Absolutely. We’re the behind-the-scenes powerhouse that fuels Target’s passion and commitment to cutting-edge innovation. We anchor every facet of one of the world’s best-loved retailers with a strong technology framework that relies on the latest tools and technologies—and the brightest people—to deliver incredible value to guests online and in stores. Target Technology Services is on a mission to offer the systems, tools and support that guests and team members need and deserve. Our high-performing teams balance independence with collaboration, and we pride ourselves on being versatile, agile and creative. We drive industry-leading technologies in support of every angle of the business, and help ensure that Target operates smoothly, securely and reliably from the inside out.

In this role at Target as a Senior AI Scientist, you will:

  • Implement engineering solutions for data-driven applications 

  • Develop and deploy application based on Machine Learning, Deep Learning and Reinforcement Learning Algorithms etc. 

  • Communicate and partner with other engineering team members 

  • Participate in agile process of product development  

  • Review code developed by team 

  • Keep abreast of advances in technology 

What we’re looking For:

  • Participation In Target's summer internship

  • M.S/Ph.D. or Bachelors in Computer Science, or in a related Math or Computer Engineering major (or equivalent work experience) 

  • 2+ years of experience in developing code in industry or equivalent school experience. 

  • Proficient in one or more of Java, Scala, Python, C++ or equivalent programming languages 

  • Experience working with Big Data Software like Spark, Hive, Hbase, Kafka 

  • Well versed with fundamentals of computer science, data structures and algorithms Applied Math and/or Statistics

  • Familiarity with linear algebra, statistics, information theory or related mathematical domains Testing

  • Ability to develop and execute processes for complete CI/CD pipelines 

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Develop production quality code for algorithms 

  • Reliable production deployments 

  • Incorporate best engineering practices

  • Works closely with fellow engineering team members in implementing data-driven products

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.

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