Advanced Analytics Intern

  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Basel, BS, Switzerland
  • 03/06/2021
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

Who are we?

Abbott’s Established Pharmaceuticals Division (EPD), headquartered in Basel, is focused on helping make the world a healthier place by bringing the benefits of trusted pharmaceutical brands to much broader patient populations – in the developed world and, particularly, in the fastest growing markets. EPD brings value to its patients and customers through a growing portfolio of high-quality established pharmaceutical products and by building country-specific portfolios of trusted products to suit local patient needs.

What are we looking for?

We are on a journey to become more data- and insight-driven and want to start to explore advanced analytics and modern data technologies to a larger extent than before. To support this transformation, we are currently building a small team here in Basel to help accelerate awareness generation, understanding and adoption of data and analytics solutions within the company – worldwide.

Who do we need?

Our Advanced Analytics team is looking for a highly motivated working student or intern who will help us build the tools which will allow our users to interact with our machine learning models and our AI products. These front-end apps will form the crucial consumption layer in our ecosystem. You will work with expert data scientists, cloud development and deployment experts as well as the business end users to design and develop serverless and secure apps which will be deployed on our AWS environment.

We are looking for someone who is design focused and detail oriented, with a good understanding of UI/UX principles. You should also be familiar with front-end frameworks like React or Vue and should have some experience in building scalable apps. Some familiarity with serverless architectures on the cloud would also be a big plus. Above all, you should be willing and interested to build on your existing tech skills and learn to build enterprise grade analytics front ends for our users.

Must have skills:

  • Keen eye for design.
  • Decent proficiency with one or more front end web frameworks like React or Vue.
  • Good understanding of UI/UX principles.
  • Interested in serverless frameworks and cloud technologies.
  • Ability to work closely with a set of diverse stakeholders.

Good to have skills:

  • Familiarity with AWS serverless framework e.g., AWS Lambda/API Gateway.
  • Some understanding of auto-scaling and load balancers in AWS.