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Berkeley Center for Health Technology / BCHT: Student Assistant needed, Spring 2019
The Berkeley Center for Health Technology (BCHT) promotes the efficiency and effectiveness of health care through research and education on insurance coverage, payment reform, and the appropriate use of medical technologies. BCHT is seeking a research assistant to work on a data storage system conversion moving data from UC Berkeley to Amazon Web Services (AWS), as well as a variety of initiatives in statistical modeling and data engineering/infrastructure. This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated undergraduate student to gain experience in data science with a prestigious research institute working in timely issues around payment reform and public health policy.
Time commitment: Flexible, in general the assistant will work ~10 hours/wk, for Spring semester 2019.
Start Date: 1/22/2019
Qualifications: Ideal candidates are seeking an undergraduate degree in Public Health, Data Science, Computer Science, Statistics, or a related field, and have skills in computer systems administration and data conversions including preferred experience with AWS. Required competencies in Stata or R. Preferred competency in SQL is also desired to clean and prepare data for analysis, run econometric models, and create tables/figures. An ability to follow both detailed and open-ended instructions while working independently are also a must.
This position accepts those with and without work-study awards. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any additional questions.
Please submit a resume and answers to the following questions in your application materials to Christopher Whaley, email@example.com:
- Briefly describe your expertise/experience so far in computing
- Briefly describe your expertise/experience so far in Data Science
- What are you passionate about and why? Why would you want to work as a Public Health Data Scientist?
Microsoft: Looking for Artificial Intelligence Development Accelerator Program Candidates
Located at the Microsoft New England Research and Development Center (NERD), the Microsoft Artificial Intelligence Development Accelerator Program (MAIDAP) is hiring graduates from BS, MS, and PhD programs. Over the course of two years, participants will partner closely with engineering teams across Microsoft to solve some of our most challenging problems. In addition, you will have mentors and access to numerous AI researchers and engineers across the company. After the program is complete, each participant will have the opportunity to work in one of our businesses in New England or another Microsoft location.
Now hiring 32 recent graduates with a PhD /MS/BS degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Data Science, Statistics or other relevant fields, for our 2019 Cohort.
Apply Online: https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/job/509566/Full-Time-opportunities-for-students-recent-graduates-Microsoft-AI-Development-Acceleration-Program-Data-Scientist-Software-Engineer-Program-Manager
Typical sequence: campus/phone screen, 0.5/1 day of onsite interviews
Data Science: AI breadth and depth; hands-on experience
Software Engineers: Awesome coding, AI knowledge/curiosity
Work for the Division of Data Sciences
Student teams and interns are instrumental in driving the efforts of the Division forward. These students work directly with faculty to create new data science content for courses across campus. They analyze student surveys and course enrollment data and derive conclusions that help shape the future of these programs. They write blog posts, create social media followings, produce videos, and serve as ambassadors of our program everywhere they go. The students are the heart of our program.