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Junior data scientist - Internship

Would you like to combine writing your master thesis with gaining work experience in our data science team?

Our team is building innovative machine learning applications using the wealth of data that our e-commerce sites, selling flight tickets, generate. And so can you..

We will provide you the possibility to write your master thesis on a company topic and we will provide data and supervision. Next to that you work as part of our data science team.  Your main activities are performing (exploratory) data analysis and building machine learning models. You will have the opportunity to develop yourself, by coaching from your team members.

It is expected that during the internship period, you spend approximately 50% of your time on your thesis and 50% on working as part of the team.

What you bring to the table

  • Master student in Mathematics, Econometrics, Business analytics or a comparable study, looking for an interesting master thesis in data science.
  • A high level of mathematical competence and proficiency in statistics. 
  • A solid grasp of the standard data science techniques, for example, supervised/unsupervised machine learning, model cross validation, time-series analysis, etc.
  • Some Programming skills in Python: Experience with some of the common libraries for data science (e.g. Pandas, NumPy, Scikit-Learn, Seaborn) and Jupyter Notebooks.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Fluent English 
  • Business savvy.

What you can expect from us

  • Competitive Internship compensation.
  • Flat hierarchy where your voice can be heard, welcomed and appreciated at all levels in the organization. 
  • A diverse, inclusive and multicultural working environment 
  • Top floor office in Amsterdam (close to Central Station) with an amazing view!
  • Free fruit, company bar (free beer!), team drinks and company events.
  • An environment where you can keep a healthy work-life balance: freedom to balance between working from home and from the office.

About Travix

Travix is one of the leading global online travel agencies, operating with four brands: CheapTickets, Vliegwinkel, BudgetAir and Flugladen. In 2020 we took our next step becoming part of the Group family, one of the largest online travel companies in the world, consisting of, Ctrip, Skyscanner, Make my Trip and Qunar. Travix currently operates in over 40 countries expanding in 5 continents, so a global mindset comes natural to us. Our purpose is ‘the next journey at your fingertips’ which goes for both our customers and employees. We bring together passionate people, global partners, and an innovative platform to deliver the best end-to-end booking experience for our customers.

Make your career at Travix

At Travix, everyone is welcome. Our global team has over 40 different nationalities and we embrace everyone’s authenticity. We have proven to grow people internally, we are proud of our passionate company culture and we love to dream big. Ever since our company was founded, our aim has been to create a work environment where people can thrive, be creative and ultimately build their own legacy within the company. More now than ever we are at a pivotal moment in our company’s existence: where we are preparing for when the world is ready to travel again. With cutting-edge technology, strong partnerships, a  strategic vision and the resources and stability of the Group, we provide an international playground where our employees can truly impact the future of traveling. 

To accelerate this momentum, we're looking to grow our team. If you share the same values as we do, you are just as passionate and ready to build your own legacy, then there is plenty of room here at Travix. 

Ready to start your own Travix journey?

Think you have what it takes?  Then, we would love to hear from you. 

Apply now

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