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Data Science Intern数据科学实习生 in Shanghai at PayPal

Date Posted: 6/2/2020

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Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 305 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

PayPal is looking for Data Scientist Intern.


  • 对PayPal网上支付的数据进行风险定量分析,运用统计学、数据挖掘、机器学习算法建立反欺诈模型,减少欺诈损失
  • 持续改进与提高风险模型的流程、算法和工具,完善PayPal风险管理模型解决方案


  • 计算机,工程,数学,统计等相关专业的硕士或以上
  • 出色逻辑思维能力,了解数据分析挖掘或者建模相关知识,具备运用SAS,R或Python进行数据分析经验者优先考虑
  • 熟练运用一种及以上编程语言,熟悉数据库操作及数据库编程
  • 熟悉大数据解决方案如Hadoop的知识会是加分项
  • 良好的沟通能力,中英文读写流利。

Job Responsibilities

• Participate in the fraud risk modeling projects, leveraging advanced statistical/data mining techniques to build analytical solutions.

• Develop tools and automation processes to improve the overall efficiency of risk management solution delivery.


• Strong programming skills in SAS or R or Java or Python

• Good knowledge in risk/financial analysis or data mining or modeling

• Big plus for Working knowledge of database: Oracle or MySQL or Teradata

• Big plus for being familiar with Big Data, Hadoop.

We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

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