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🎓 Internships

Job description

Have a passion for data? A career in AI sounds like your dream? Then we have THE internship for you!

🎉 Dataroots

At dataroots, we are passionate data specialists that strongly believe in the power of the team! The work we do is rooted in our values: we strive for Revolutionary designs and implementations, we are Owner of our work and are at all times Open about it. We create and evolve in a Trustworthy environment, which leads us to be Straightforward in having an impact and creating value for our customers.

Our ROOTS enable us to deliver awesome solutions with a strong focus on DataOps and MLOps. Robust and production-ready implementations are an essential part of our job.

Dataroots is a scale-up from Leuven and Ghent that researches, designs and develops robust AI solutions & platforms for various sectors. These locations are always available for brainstorming sessions or team events. Our languages? Python, Scala and HCL. What do we speak when we're not coding? English, because, with colleagues from Mexico or France, you'll enter an inspiring and internationally focused team.

🤖 The internship

Our team of experts has concocted a nice list of topics for your internship, through which you will be introduced to the world of AI, cloud, data, infraops and robust software design.

  • Federated Learning

  • AI Act 

  • Sustainable AI 

  • (Cyber-)Security in AI 

  • In silico testing

  • Optimization 

  • LLMOps

  • Quantum Computing

  • ... 

The conditions for an internship at Dataroots (your candidature will unfortunately be rejected if you don't meet these conditions):
  1. You study at a Belgian university or college of higher education. (Tip: the different subjects can be chosen as a thesis topic!)
  2. The internship takes place between February and June and lasts at least 60 days (minimum 3 days per week and minimum 3 months). 
  3. The internship will not be a paid position.

During the internship, you will be working with dataroots colleagues who will support you throughout the journey. We will define the project and guide you towards successful delivery. Dataroots will also make sure that the project follows industry best practices.

Our offices are the ideal workplace for people with a knack for innovation. Ready to roll into your next adventure? Let’s meet!

Job requirements

💪 The Skills

  • You are strongly motivated to learn from your colleagues

  • You have a solid foundation in Machine Learning theory and have trained and/or deployed your first AI models

  • You have a background in quantitative field and are at least fluent in one programming language, preferably Python.

  • You have a strong passion for data-driven technologies and interesting design challenges.

  • You have a knack for picking up on new technologies and frameworks.

  • You ideally have knowledge of English and Dutch, knowledge of French is a plus

😄 Nice to haves

  • You have a first experience with cloud platforms like AWS, GCP or Azure.

  • You have strong communication skills

Don't worry, we don't expect you to tick every box from the beginning. Most of all: we are looking for interns with the same passion for data as well as personal and professional development.