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Internship

Intern - Economics (RFCA)

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Amazon

24d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Seattle

AI generated summary

  • You must be a third-year PhD student with experience in causal analysis, SQL, UNIX, Sawtooth, Apache Spark, and large data sets to apply for the Amazon economist internship in 2024.
  • You will learn to build and analyze data sets at a fast pace, collaborating with economists and data scientists to apply economic analysis and gain work experience for future job placement.

Off-cycle Internship

DataSeattle

Description

  • The Amazon Economics Team is hiring Economist Interns. We are looking for detail-oriented, organized, and responsible individuals who are eager to learn how to work with large and complicated data sets to solve real-world business problems. Some knowledge of econometrics, as well as basic familiarity with Stata, R, or Python is necessary. Experience with SQL, UNIX, Sawtooth, and Spark would be a plus.
  • These are full-time positions at 40 hours per week, with compensation being awarded on an hourly basis.

Requirements

  • To be considered for an economist internship in 2024, applicants should be enrolled in at least the third year of their PhD program and not currently on the job market.
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in reduced-form causal analysis methods
  • Experience with SQL
  • Familiarity with UNIX
  • Familiarity with Sawtooth
  • Familiarity with Apache Spark
  • Experience working with large data sets

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Third Year

Area of Responsibilities

Data

Responsibilities

  • You will learn how to build data sets and perform applied econometric analysis at Internet speed collaborating with economists, data scientists and MBAʼs. These skills will translate well into writing applied chapters in your dissertation and provide you with work experience that may help you with future job market placement.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Seattle