Data Science Internship


Key Details

We’re looking for a Data Science Intern to join our growing team in Tallinn. The role is a unique opportunity to jumpstart your career as a Data Scientist where you’ll learn best practices in discovering insights from structured and unstructured data to guide product decisions.  

During your internship, you’ll work with the product team to perform analysis on large sets of data and to extract actionable insights. With the engineering team to develop new algorithms and automate analytical models using machine learning techniques. You’ll have an impact by communicating predictions and findings to your team, product managers and stakeholders through effective data visualisations and reports. 

This role will give you the opportunity to: 


  • Gain valuable experience  by working on challenges and getting involved as a valued team member. You’re not JUST an intern at TransferWise. You’ll have a real impact by the work you do
  • Work on a real project. We can’t say what project yet, but there are always projects that you’re able to get involved in and your internship will be centred around them
  • Broaden your professional network. There are a LOT of experienced people here at TransferWise who are keen to share their experiences and knowledge with you  and are keen to learn from you and get your perspective on things too
  • Potentially secure a permanent job depending on your performance and availability internally. There may be an opportunity to stay working with us part time or to secure a permanent job once you graduated


A bit about you: 

  • You have expertise programming in Python, R and knows the concept of machine learning
  • You enjoy finding insights and are able to communicate your findings to drive change
  • You are proactive, dependable and comfortable collaborating with a group of people
  • You've taken the initiative to lead during your time in university or somewhere else
  • You are pursuing a degree program in any science or quantitative degree programs

A bit about TransferWise:

Since 2011, we’ve had a clear mission: money without borders. Built by and for people who live global lives, we’re the fairest, easiest way to manage your money across borders.

We’re just at the beginning of our story and we’re growing at an incredible pace. We won’t stop until anyone, anywhere can send, spend and receive money wherever they are, whatever they’re doing. There’s still heaps to do and we can’t do it alone.

Our People:

At TransferWise, you’ll be joining a movement of people who believe in a better, fairer, more transparent way of moving money around the world. You’ll collaborate to do your best work and take on problems that no one has looked at before.

If you’re keen to learn, grow, try new things and aren’t afraid of a bold plan, you’ll fit right in.

How we work:

At TransferWise our strategy emerges from the collective brainpower of all our people, who are organised in dozens of independent, autonomous teams. Teams stay closest to our customers, so they choose what problems to solve and where to spend the most time.

You’ll experience radical levels of ownership and empowerment within your role. Plus the opportunity to see the direct impact of your work on our customers.

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