Intern Data Scientist in PayPal Tel Aviv-Yafo, Tel Aviv District, Israel

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At PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL), we believe that every person has the right to participate fully in the global economy. Our mission is to democratize financial services to ensure that everyone, regardless of background or economic standing, has access to affordable, convenient, and secure products and services to take control of their financial lives.

Job Description Summary:

What you need to know about the role- GADS Horizon team is looking for a Data Science Intern (student) to deliver data science projects in a complex business environment. You will collaborate with product managers, engineers, and peer data scientists, leveraging PayPal’s endless amount of data, to deliver end-to-end Data Science solutions. The position is open to students from all schools, with at least 1.5 years remaining before graduation Meet our team PayPal’s Global Analytics and Data Sciences (GADS) team is responsible for developing and enhancing machine learning and data mining capabilities, which are key in PayPal’s top-of-the-line data-driven decisions. Our team focuses on delivering horizontal products, which can serve multiple Data Science teams across PayPal – Risk, Sales, Marketing, Credit, etc.

Job Description:

Your way to impact

As a Data Science intern, you will work on multiple data science projects by performing analytical research, from data cleaning, through feature engineering, to model development and deployment. In this position you will get to learn a lot about data science, analytics, and PayPal as a business. We are looking for a highly motivated team player with solid technical skills, strong interpersonal skills, business acumen and passion to data.

Your day to day

In your day-to-day role you will be responsible for developing data solutions and maintaining existing ones. You will take active part in a scrum team that focuses on delivering similar projects. You will need to balance between code writing, team meetings, and side-by-side work with your colleagues and partners.

What Do You Need To Bring-

  • Student status – at least 1.5 years remaining before graduation; MSc (preferred) in Industrial Engineering, Data Science, Computer Science, Statistics, Physics, Mathematics or equivalent
  • Availability for 50%-60% position
  • Experience working with big data
  • Code writing capability in any programming language (Python, Java, Scala, etc.) and familiarity with relevant ML packages
  • External data sources experience – an advantage
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills
  • Great analytical skills and data orientation
  • Personal skills:
    • Quick independent learner
    • Attention to details
    • Delivery-oriented and sense of ownership
    • Team player

Our Benefits:

At PayPal, we’re committed to building an equitable and inclusive global economy. And we can’t do this without our most important asset—you. That’s why we offer benefits to help you thrive in every stage of life. We champion your financial, physical, and mental health by offering valuable benefits and resources to help you care for the whole you.

We have great benefits including a flexible work environment, employee shares options, health and life insurance and more. To learn more about our benefits please visit

Who We Are:

To learn more about our culture and community visit

PayPal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution for more than 20 years. By leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, the PayPal platform is empowering more than 400 million consumers and merchants in more than 200 markets to join and thrive in the global economy. For more information, visit

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at [email protected].

As part of PayPal’s commitment to employees’ health and safety, we have established in-office Covid-19 protocols and requirements, based on expert guidance. Depending on location, this might include a Covid-19 vaccination requirement for any employee whose role requires them to work onsite. Employees may request reasonable accommodation based on a medical condition or religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated.

REQ ID R0097277

Company: PayPal

Vacancy Type: Full Time 

Job Location: Tel Aviv-Yafo, Tel Aviv District, Israel

Application Deadline: N/A

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