Duration: 6 months
Application period: April 19 – May 10, 2023 (until 12:00 pm, UTC+3)
Terms: Remunerated, part-time (minimum 20 hrs/wk)
Additional info: Preference will be given to candidates eligible to legally work in Cyprus
Are you fascinated by the world of Big Data? Do you enjoy solving problems with a "data-first" approach? Then look no further! As a paid intern at Wargaming, you can gain first-hand experience investigating unique situations and designing data-driven solutions. Not only will your choices have a chance of making an impact felt by millions of people, but you'll also get to hone your skills and use cutting-edge techniques alongside a team of top-notch international data science experts. Apply today to kickstart your career in online gaming analytics and data science!
Wargaming is looking for talented and motivated Data Science Interns to join the Data Science Team. The team helps all Wargaming games by providing data-driven insights and solutions. Topics of involvement include analyzing player lifecycle, developing predictive models, analyzing the impact of new game features, and collaborating with many different business departments. In addition, the team is responsible for maintaining and enhancing the internal Machine Learning & Advanced Analytics platform.
As a Data Science intern, you will participate in various projects focused on solving challenging business problems by developing statistical or machine learning models.
What will you learn?
Develop models that provide insights into our games and player behavior
Online gaming analytics understanding
Present findings to technical and business audiences in a clear and informative manner
Acquire experience working with cutting-edge machine-learning models and techniques
Learn or improve your programming skills (Python, R, SQL)
Gain experience working with Big Data (Hadoop, Oracle, Snowflake)
What will you get?
Work experience on real projects in a leading global game development company with top-notch mentors' support
Opportunity to work flexible hours and combine it with studies
Modern environment and access to multiple benefits
Possibility for future hiring
Your mentors will be:
Marios Rotsides is the Data Science Lead. He understands the market, the way WG works, data structures, and ML modeling techniques.
Loizos Pantelides is a Senior Data Scientist. He has good hands-on experience with data warehouses and ML production environments.
Tatyana Kaminskaya is a Data Scientist. She has good hands-on experience and time-series forecasting expertise.
Balazs Mayer is a Data Scientist with good modeling experience and critical thinking.
What are we looking for?
English working proficiency
Basic knowledge of mathematics
Basic knowledge of programming in Python or R
Good organizational and time management skills
What will help you stand out?
- Experience playing World of Tanks or general gaming experience.
About Wargaming Forge
No master is complete without an apprentice—and our team is itching for fresh talent. Operating since 2017, Wargaming Forge is a career program for novices seeking to master game development and eventually land a job. Our courses and internships are supervised by industry professionals who mentor, teach, and prepare early career talents for success in gaming, focusing on creativity and applicable skills for real-life development scenarios. We always offer the best students and interns a job at Wargaming—192 graduates have already joined us!
Sounds like you? Prepare your hammers and anvils because the Forge is hot for action.
For more information, please follow our WG Forge web page.
Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Operating since 1998, Wargaming has become one of the leaders in the gaming industry with 15 offices worldwide, including studios in Chicago, Prague, Shanghai, Tokyo, and Vilnius. Our diverse and multicultural team works together to deliver a top-class experience to millions of players who enjoy Wargaming's titles across all major gaming platforms. Our flagship products include free-to-play hits World of Tanks, World of Warships and World of Tanks Blitz.