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Gilead Sciences, Inc. Intern- Data Science in Foster City, California

Gilead Sciences is continuing to hire for all open roles. Our interview process may be conducted virtually and some roles will be asked to temporarily work from home. Over the coming weeks and months, we will be implementing a phased approach to bringing employees back to site to ensure the health and safety of our teams.

 

For Current Gilead Employees and Contractors:

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Job Description

About Gilead: 

Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercialises innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. With each new discovery and investigational drug candidate, we seek to improve the care of patients living with life-threatening diseases around the world. Gilead’s therapeutic areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer and inflammation, and serious respiratory and cardiovascular conditions. 

 

Intern Job Description 

 

Job Title:  Intern - Quality Assurance (Data Science)  

Specific Responsibilities:  

  • Complete projects as directed by the Quality Engineering team 

  • Work with large, complex data sets from multiple domains 

  • Combine data both logically as well as programmatically from internal and external sources 

  • Interact with cross-functional teams such as QA, IT, manufacturing, analytical operations, and the Data Science Working Group 

  • Develop quantitative models to address business issues using structured and unstructured data 

Knowledge, Experience & Skills: 

  • Enrolled in a Bachelor's, Master's, or Ph.D. program in Science, Technology, or Engineering related fields 

  • Demonstrate knowledge of using common data engineering techniques (SQL, noSQL) 

  • Demonstrate knowledge of using common statistical programming languages (Python, R, or SAS) 

  • Experience with statistical and modeling techniques such as analysis of variance, sampling plans, regression modeling, and classification modeling 

  • Good verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills are required 

  • (Optional but a plus) Experience with natural language processing, deep learning frameworks, and big data modeling 

  • Ability to complete 10-12 consecutive weeks between May and September 


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For Current Gilead Employees and Contractors:

Please log onto your Internal Career Site to apply for this job.

Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercialises innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. With each new discovery and investigational drug candidate, we seek to improve the care of patients living with life-threatening diseases around the world. Gilead’s therapeutic areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer and inflammation, and serious respiratory and cardiovascular conditions.


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