Data Science
Sep 7, 2021

51 Companies Offering Data Science Internships

Looking for a data science internship in 2021? Look no further.

Shanif Dhanani

If you are about to finish up a degree and are hoping to fill your resume with jobs in data science, you have come to the right place.

We have compiled a list of 51 companies that are offering internships across data science fields. Many are remote and some of them start soon while others are for Spring 2021.

1 Disney

Disney Streaming Services is seeking a Data Scientist Intern for a fall 2020 remote opportunity. Interns will focus on improving business results through the combination of statistical rigor, data analysis, fast-paced execution, driving actionable business recommendations, development of prototype solutions, mathematical models, algorithms, machine learning models and robust analytics.

2 Coursera

Coursera offers a 12 week internship for those with a passion for data who are pursuing a degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or Info Systems. Interns may work on projects such as: Architect scalable data models and building efficient and reliable ETL pipelines to bring the data into our core data lake, building data expertise, and partnering with data scientists and product engineers to define and standardize business rules and maintain high-fidelity data.

3 Verkada 

Verkada is looking for software engineering interns to work with the Backend Engineering team across the full software stack and build the latest iterations of their flagship software. Interns may: Work with computer vision engineers to experiment with machine learning and AI data * Maintain the offline processing queue for reliably generating video exports in the face of unreliable remote connections * Maintain high-performance, multiplexing video transcoding services * Or work cross-functionally to solve problems outside of your normal scope.

4 Shure 

Summer 2021 ~ Shure offers a challenging and rewarding summer internship program. The twelve week program is offered to undergraduate students that have completed at least 2 years of college, as well as graduate students. The intern will be responsible for expanding and optimizing our data and data pipeline architecture, as well as optimizing data flow and collection for cross functional teams, assisting with data cataloging, data acquisition, data modeling and data quality, learn / leverage cloud-based data management capabilities, and help with data pipeline projects, as needed.

5 State Auto

Winter 2020/21 ~ State Auto Insurance Companies has an exciting, paid Software Engineering Internship located in Columbus, Ohio. The length of the internship is dependent upon class schedule, but will tentatively start September 2020 and end March 2021. The intern will assist with various projects, activities and events within the IT Digital Teams. And may do projects such as: Prototype and build software products and AI/ML algorithms, including voice to text translation and sentiment analysis.

7 The BBG

The BBG is offering an internship for students interested in joining Private Equity firms or Tier -1 Venture Capital Consulting firms (BCG, McK, Bain) Interns will continuously deep-dive on various tech related industries which may include: Data Collection on various tech oriented geographies and market studies on B2B markets with a deep focus on technology. This is a remote position based out of Los Angeles, CA.

8 Norfolk Southern

Spring 2021 ~ As a Machine Learning Intern, you could have the opportunity to be working with Norfolk Southern’s big data analytics platform and mine massive amounts of data using various toolsets like R, Python, Spark, TensorFlow, Keras, OpenCV, Hive, etc. Candidates should be pursuing a Master’s/PhD Degree in: Machine Learning, Mathematics, Engineering, Operations Research, Computer Science and Statistics, or a similar field of study.

9 Tesla

As a Software Engineering Intern within Autopilot, you could work on reinforcing, optimizing and scaling our neural network training infrastructure. At the core of our self-driving capabilities, there are different neural networks that the Deep Learning team is designing to train large amounts of data. Candidates must be currently enrolled in University and focused on the following: Computer Science, Engineering, Robotics, Physics, similar field(s) of study, or equivalent practical knowledge, experience programming in Python and/or C/C++ and proficient in system-level software, in particular hardware-software interactions and resource utilization, and have experience scaling neural network training jobs across clusters of GPU’s.

10 Zurich

Zurich is looking for interns to work with a project team to solve business problems. Interns may: Improve and gain understanding of Data & Analytics techniques such as, data mining, deep learning and other machine learning modeling methodologies, use Python, R, SQL languages as well as Jupyter, ArcGIS, H2O, Spark and Github tools, and learn from our summer training program covering insurance basics and advanced machine learning methods. Candidates must currently be enrolled in a Master’s program and still be enrolled in the fall of 2021, and possess an undergraduate degree from an accredited educational institution. 

11 JD Digits

JD Digits AI Lab is looking for research scientist interns with strong background in deep learning, computer vision, speech, and natural language processing to work on challenging problems and advance the frontiers of AI technologies. Responsibilities may include: state-of-the-art research in machine learning, deep learning, computer vision, natural language processing and big data, and publish scientific papers under supervision, research and evaluate state-of-the-art AI algorithms prototypes for our projects, develop AI products for industry. 

12 Baidu USA

Baidu USA is looking for interns that are bilingual in Mandarin and English. They are offering an internship that will allow candidates to work with a world-class group of software engineers and scientists to design, implement and integrate cutting edge autonomous driving technologies on Apollo platform and practice data-driven methodology in developing autonomous driving software and enjoy playing with datasets at large scale. Applicants should have: programming skills in C++, a strong understanding of algorithms and computer architecture, practical experience with Linux systems and be a MS/Ph.D. student in Computer Science (or equivalent).

13 Bank of America

Bank of America is offering multiple 17 month internships for 2021 including: Business Analyst, Data Science, and Cybersecurity Analyst.  

14 Day Zero Diagnostics

Depending on your interest and background, interns for Day Zero Diagnostics will be able to work under the direction of senior scientists and engineers on various projects, including: * Building statistical and analytical tools to research and support machine learning models * Developing, implementing, and testing machine learning models for predicting phenotypic traits of bacteria from genomic sequences * Implementing numerically optimized CPU/GPU algorithms * Implementing analytical tools for reporting hospital outbreaks of bacterial infections * Performing bioinformatic analyses on bacterial genomic data * Engineering cloud computational pipelines for NGS data, including Illumina and MinION sequencing data. Requirements: Bachelor's, master's, or PhD student in Computer Science, Machine Learning, Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, or equivalent.


CCAM is looking for interns enrolled in degree programs with focuses such as: computer science, programming, or engineering; computer or machine vision; machine learning; modeling & simulation at a CCAM member university. This position requires access to technology or intellectual property that is subject to export control requirements. Candidates must be qualified for such access without an export control license.

16 The Jackson Laboratory

The Jackson Laboratory is looking for multiple levels of interns to carry out computational analysis of omics data and algorithm implementation as well as bioinformatics programming. PhD or near the completion of PhD in Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Biostatistics or any relevant area and experience in High Throughput Sequence (HTS) data analysis, microarray data analysis, data integration, algorithm development, evaluation of analytical tools and technology is required.

17 Nokia

Nokia is looking for interns to work on multiple exciting forward-looking research projects that would be integrated with Nokia's future products including a broad range of aspects from concept creation to development and testing of the proof of concept demonstrations on the next generation hardware or compatible simulators. Preferred skills include: Python, C/C++, Linux, Matlab, git

18 Global Atlantic

Global Atlantic is offering internships for students graduating with a bachelor's degree in December 2021 or Spring 2022 . Degrees should be in Data Science, Computer Science, Math, Statistics, Economics, Analytics, or related fields with interest in data analysis, data management, and reporting. Candidates must have: Statistics, and a working knowledge of programming languages, as well as proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, specifically Excel, and data manipulation (pivot tables and charting tools.) Basic knowledge of database, table, and dataset design, linear and times series regression and experience with Tableau or Python is a plus.

19 Bankers Healthcare Group

Bankers Healthcare is looking for a motivated student or recent graduate student who is passionate about business analytics. Candidates should excel at collecting, organizing and analyzing data while helping to develop conclusions and recommendations through BI tools and have experience identifying trends and opportunities. 

20 Jewelers Mutual

The Data Science intern at Jewelers Mutual works closely with data science teams on analytics projects. This could include data preparation, data cleaning, feature engineering, model tuning and reporting. Candidates should already have experience or background writing SQL and Python to manipulate data, and have a general understanding of data models, data warehousing or data lakes.

21 Post

Post Consumer Brands is looking for a Business Reporting & Analytics Intern for a 12-week summer 2021 immersive & transformative internship experience in Lakeville, MN. 


MITRE is different from most technology companies. MITRE is a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, who is seeking a data science intern passionate about working for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world. 

23 Mohawk

As a Supply Chain Analyst Intern you will help optimize travel paths as well as help with lean projects to eliminate waste from operations. The intern will also analyze supply chain data and build cases for change to improve service levels and reduce cost. Mohawk is accepting applications from students enrolled in an accredited Bachelor's degree program in Mathematics or Business Analytics

24 Cuna Mutual Group

Cuna Mutual is now accepting applications for multiple data science internships available for the summer of 2021.

25 Blue Cross / Blue Shield

Blue Cross / Blue Shield is looking for interns who are pursing a degree/focus in data analytics or related degree, computer science, mathematics, computer engineering, statistics and or machine learning who are willing and able to work 40 hours per week for 10 weeks from May – July 2021 in the Triangle NC area (Raleigh/ Durham/Chapel Hill area.)

26 State Farm

As of writing State Farm was offering multiple Data Science internships for students with at least one semester left before completion of their degree.

27 Workiva

The Business Intelligence Analyst Intern for Workiva acts as an ad hoc Data Analyst, reviewing and answering questions regarding a variety of information. Interns may work with existing metrics, reports, dashboards, and BI processes to support ongoing, customer success and improvements; research and answer questions from internal team members regarding internal and public data; and assist with building data infrastructure to support automated reporting of disparate data sources.

28 Key Bank

KeyBank’s Analytics and Quantitative Modeling Internship Program is designed to develop quantitative and analytical professionals through robust and engaging work experiences. The internship program complements an educational background with real-world applications and cross-functional experiences. The Internship Program takes place in the Summer of 2021 and is in Cleveland, Ohio. Interns spend 10 weeks in one of the following analytical and quantitative units of the bank: Credit Portfolio Management * Market Risk Management * Model Risk Management * Risk Modeling and Analytics * Enterprise Business Analytics *Enterprise Payments.

29 Florida Blue

Candidates for this summer 2021 internship should be able to modify and create models and/or visualizations that are used for evaluation and forecasting; perform accurate and timely research, data modeling using SQL, SAS and/or R; perform in-depth analysis to develop recommendations for decision makers across the company; and be currently enrolled as an active student, not graduating prior to August 2021, with coursework that demonstrates analytical abilities and interest, as well as critical thinking.


Hilti is looking for results-driven Financial Analyst Interns for a 10 week summer 2021 internship program. Interns who successfully complete the program will be considered for a full-time position upon graduation. 

31 Jam City

Jam City is looking for a highly motivated Data Analytics Intern, who has an interest in mobile games, to remotely join their team for the Fall 2020 semester. Interns will have the opportunity to learn and work with some of the industry’s top product & analytics professionals. This internship opportunity will be entirely remote and part-time (10-20 hours per week).

32 Cardinal Health

Summer 2021 ~ Cardinal Health recruits current, full-time students who have a combination of the following requirements: Currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in any analytical, data science or quantitative degree or a related field with expected graduation of winter 2021 or spring 2022, preferred; and a knowledge of analytical tools such as Datameer, R, SQL, SAS, Tableau, Quickview. 

33 Tyler Technologies

Tyler Technologies is offering internships for summer 2021. Interns will: Learn and analyze customer business requirements * Assist the product team with the documenting and designing of product solutions to meet requirements * Assist with the writing of test plans * Executing test plans * Be a junior or senior pursuing a degree in Management Information Systems, Business, Computer Sciences, Management, Marketing, Technical Writing or related disciplines.

34 WEC Energy Group

WEC Energy Group is currently seeking applicants for May 2021 summer & year round Analytics Internships.  Applicants must be based out of the following locations: Green Bay-WI, Milwaukee-WI, and Chicago-IL. 

35 Cvent

Cvent internships are designed to provide students with real-world mentorship and experience. Interns are exposed to the inner workings of an industry-leading software company and are expected to take ownership of projects to contribute to the company’s continued success. Projects are assigned based on current production schedules and operations needs, allowing for extensive exposure to the components and cycles of the technology department. Cvent’s internships are ideally structured to not only support professional development, but also open the doors to full time employment with the company upon graduation.

36 Rapid 7

Rapid 7 is offering advanced analytics internships for students who are Bachelor’s or Master’s degree candidates in Computer Science, Business Analytics, Data Science, or related fields and have experience using R, Python, and SQL to draw insights from large, diverse data sets. 

37 Truist

Summer 2021 ~ Truist is looking for interns for it’s Wealth Analyst Programs. Truist interns play meaningful roles in supporting internal business partners and external clients. Throughout the program, interns will expand their leadership and collaborative team skills, banking and investment acumen, and technical knowledge. These internships offer exposure to senior leaders within the Wealth Division and a support network of mentors and peers. Interns will partake in two 4-week rotations within some of the following teams: Wealth Advisors * Products & Solutions (Investment Advisory Group & Investment Analysts) * Specialty Groups (i.e. Medical, Legal.)

38 Proctor and Gamble

Proctor and Gamble has multiple internships open worldwide for data science fields.

39 ABB

ABB is looking for an Advanced Analytics intern with a Fall 2020 start in Cary, NC.

If you are looking for big, global challenges, ABB is the place to come. ABB's portfolio includes some of the most advanced power and productivity products and systems in the world. 

40 Hallmark

Hallmark is seeking an intern for the Hallmark Headquarters or outlying facilities in or near the Kansas City, Missouri metropolitan area. This internship will occur summer of 2021 (typically late May through early August). The intern program at Hallmark is the primary source for entry-level full-time hires either directly after graduation or for future pipeline. 

41 MEI Auto Finance

MEI Auto Finance is looking for a Data Analyst Intern who will be responsible for processing large amounts of data while assisting the Director of Collections with the day to day and weekly department reports. This internship is ideal for anyone looking to work with live data that is used in real time in a Finance Company.

42 Discover

2021 ~ Discover is looking for interns to participate in teams that: Formulate mathematical or simulation models of problems, relating constants and variables, restrictions, alternatives, conflicting objectives, and their numerical parameters * Perform validation and testing of models to ensure adequacy and reformulate models as necessary * Collaborate with senior managers and decision makers to identify and solve a variety of problems and to clarify management objectives * Present the results of mathematical modeling and data analysis to management or other end users * Collaborates with others in the organization to ensure successful implementation of chosen problem solutions.

43 General Mills

General Mills is looking for multiple interns for a 10-week program in Minneapolis, MN

44 American Express

The Digital Analytics/Data Science internship at American Express is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to help shape digital experiences for one of the world’s top brands. Digital Analytics/Data Science interns will serve as a key member of cross functional teams in the Enterprise Digital & Analytics organization, while working with massive amounts of digital data (Web, App, API) and sophisticated tools in an industry-leading Big Data environment. Candidates should have a strong interest and ability to learn programming in SAS, SQL and/or HQL (Hive Query Language.)

45 Chick-fil-A 

Restaurant Performance Insights is looking for an intern to provide Chick-fil-A leadership with relevant and timely performance insights. Interns will have the opportunity to contribute to Chick-fil-A through challenging and meaningful work while building a personal leadership brand and gaining valuable analytics experience including leveraging data manipulation, visualization, and advanced analytics platforms. Applicants should be students with a major in: Business Analytics, Data Science, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Management Information Systems, or something related.

46 Milliman

A Marketing Analyst Intern at Milliman will be a key player in the ongoing success of the office. Primary responsibilities of managing emails, maintaining our client portal, interacting with clients, and assisting the profit center in various initiatives will help bring new life to an organization’s health plan.  Milliman is looking for trend-setters, relationship builders, confident professionals, and future leaders.

47 Global Atlantic Financial

The Data Analytics Intern will join the Global Atlantic’s Data & Analytics Team at their Des Moines location. The intern will have responsibilities in maintaining data integrity and developing reports. This position will apply knowledge of the business and available data to aid in the development of data-driven solutions. Candidates should be: graduating with a bachelor's degree in December 2021 or Spring 2022, pursuing a degree in Data Science, Computer Science, Math, Statistics, Economics, Analytics, or related field with interest in data analysis, data management, and reporting. A working knowledge of one or more programming languages is required, so is statistics.

48 Bankers Healthcare Group

Bankers Healthcare Group internships are for motivated students or graduate students who can: Assure the integrity of raw data, including data extraction, storage, manipulation, QC, processing and analysis * Be able to analyze data sets and come up with strategic solutions within different aspects of the company, including but not limited to: marketing, sales, employee performance, client profiling, credit * Proficient with SQL, Power BI, Excel, and PowerPoint; R, Python are plus * Have strong analytical, problem solving, and critical thinking skills * Possess intellectual curiosity and aptitude to pick up new technical skills and domain knowledge * Strong written and verbal communications * Are pursuing a degree in Computer Science, Math, Physics, Engineering or related quantitative fields, graduating in 2021 Spring or Summer.

49 INV Fintech

INV Fintech is seeking an analyst intern to join their team, working remotely with newsrooms based in Seattle or New York, to support INV Fintech's technology accelerator operations. Interns may work as part of the startup application process; facilitate interactions between startups and financial institutions; and assist in INV-related activities and events for our ecosystem.This is an exceptional way to get in the door of the venture capital and startup world.Work requirements are flexible. You can work infrequently or regularly, but you must be an enthusiastic and quick learner with the drive to succeed, and the desire to make the most of your internship.

 50 IBM

IBM is looking for multiple Conversion-Marketing Development & Insights Analyst Interns for spring/summer 2021. Candidates will have the opportunity to collaborate with IBM’s business leaders across multiple engagements; provide compelling, fact-based findings through organizing and extracting data, information, and insights from various sources and methods – including primary and secondary research, competitive analysis and market opportunity analysis.


Ebay has multiple positions for Global Marketing Analytics Intern in locations such as: San Jose, California; Austin, Texas; Bellevue, Washington; New York, New York; Portland, Oregon; Draper, Utah and San Francisco, California

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Shanif Dhanani
Co-Founder and CEO, Apteo