Internship/ Fellowship/ Post-doc- Global AI Team

  • Jersey City, NJ, USA
  • Full-time
  • Verisk Business: Verisk Analytics

Company Description

With a history of impressive growth, an innovative culture, and offering industry-leading solutions, Verisk Analytics is an amazing place to work and make a difference. In 2018, Forbes magazine named Verisk to its World’s Best Employers list and, in 2017, to its World’s Most Innovative Companies list for the third consecutive year. We also earned the Great Place to Work® Certification for the third consecutive year in recognition of our outstanding workplace culture.

Verisk is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, energy and specialized markets, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk draws on unique data assets and deep domain expertise to provide first-to-market innovations integrated into customer workflows. We’ve been delivering predictive analytics and decision support solutions to our customers for nearly 50 years, helping them protect people, property, and financial assets. At Verisk, you’ll be part of an organization that’s committed to serving the long-term interests of our stakeholders, including the communities where we operate.

At Verisk, you can build an exciting career with meaningful work; create a positive and lasting impact on the business; and find the support, coaching, and training you need to advance your career. Our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business will be heard. As key contributors to our success, our team members enjoy working in a business-casual, collaborative environment that offers state-of-the-art resources, advanced technologies, and an excellent benefits package.

Job Description

Verisk | AI combines the energy and focus of a start-up with Verisk’s large and unique data assets and deep domain expertise. It draws on the company’s massive volumes of data to help Verisk businesses create new inventions, technology and products in domains from political risk analysis, to economic forecasting to geospatial data solutions among others.

We’re looking for highly talented and motivated candidates passionate about doing industrial R&D, building and deploying AI and ML solutions for real-world problems. The areas of application are Verisk-wide and hence diverse. They include, but are not limited to, computer vision, document understanding, natural language processing, speech understanding, modeling of large-scale natural and health disasters, political risk analysis etc.

Verisk | AI has several short-term programs where students get a opportunity to work on industrial R&D projects in a team of experienced engineers and scientists. Internships are short-duration stints – 3/6/9 months open to undergraduate as well as postgraduate students. Residencies are one-year program, annually renewable, for fresh graduates with a BS, MS or equivalent degrees. Post-docs are annually renewable one-/two-year stints for candidates with a PhD or equivalent degree.

As a member of our AI team, you’ll have the opportunity to learn how to conduct high-impact research and to publish and disseminate those research findings at top-tier , technical conferences and workshops. You will learn to build robust AI & ML systems solving real-world solutions meeting requirements from business clients and learn to help deliver and deploy them. You will be exposed to corporate culture and environment at the location of your employment and will learn the skills needed to interact with local as well as international business clients.

Verisk takes pride in its enriching workplace and has several wellness and community programs providing enriching cultural experiences to its employees such as local volunteer opportunities, organizational seminars, and visits to historical sites.

Qualifications

  • BS/ MS/ Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or a related discipline
  • 2 years of educational experience including coursework in AI/ ML and relevant application areas as mentioned above.
  • 1 year of practical, hands-on, experience in university/ industry working on projects in the above areas
  • Publications in relevant top-tier conferences or journals (strongly preferred).
  • Software engineering skills in relevant programming languages including (not limited to) C/ C++, Python, etc.

Additional Information

Verisk Analytics is an equal opportunity employer.

All members of the Verisk Analytics family of companies are equal opportunity employers. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, veteran's status, age or disability.

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