Intern - Economics
Seattle, WA US
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Intern - Economics
Location: US-WA-Seattle
Job ID: 733892
Company: : Amazon Capital Services, Inc.
Position Category: Economics
Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name): : United States
Job Description
The Amazon Economics Team is hiring Interns in Economics. We are looking for detail-oriented, organized, and responsible individuals who are eager to learn how to work with large and complicated data sets. Some knowledge of econometrics, as well as basic familiarity with Stata or R is necessary, and experience with SQL would be a plus.

These are full-time positions at 40 hours per week, with compensation being awarded on an hourly basis. You will learn how to build data sets and perform applied econometric analysis at Internet speed collaborating with economists, data scientists, and MBA's. These skills will translate well into writing applied chapters in your dissertation and provide you with work experience that may help you with placement.

Roughly 50% of research assistants from previous cohorts have converted to full time data science or economics employment at Amazon. If you are interested, send your CV, transcripts, and a cover letter to our mailing list at

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation
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Basic Qualifications
  • PhD student in Economics
  • Knowledge of econometrics
  • Familiarity with Stata/R
  • Attention to detail

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with SQL
  • Experience working with large data sets

 

Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
733892
Period of Employment
Open
Type of Compensation
Paid
College Credits Earned
No
Tuition Assistance
No
Required Student Status
Open
Preferred Majors
Other
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