Summer Intern: Rockwell Automation, Strategic Development, USA


The Strategic Development group at Rockwell Automation ( has an open position available for an intern with background and interest in data science at its Austin, Texas location.


The successful candidate will join a dynamic research team to develop innovative analytics solutions for intelligent alarm management systems. Central to such a solution is the ability to efficiently cluster categorical attributes within a large data set with mixed numerical & categorical values via scalable and memory efficient algorithms.


Internship Responsibilities:

·         Apply knowledge in data science & computational techniques to develop novel algorithms for intelligent alarm management in a variety of applied industrial applications.

Internship Duties:

·         Develop theories for clustering of datasets with mixed numerical and categorical attributes by researching, analyzing, selecting, and applying state-of-the-art concepts and approaches.

·         Write robust and effective code to implement and test hypothesized methods.

·         Complete documentation detailing work, to ensure reproducibility of effort.

·         Protect Rockwell intellectual property by keeping information confidential.

·         Accomplish engineering and organization tasks by completing related results as needed.

Required Skills and Qualifications:

·         Must currently be in pursuit of a PhD or advanced degree in computer science, or related technical field.

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

·         Research topic in contemporary algorithms for big data clustering and applications, analyzing information, problem solving,

·         Programming Skills: PYTHON, C/C++, FORTRAN, software debugging, software documentation, software testing.

·         Graduate Coursework: Machine learning, Algorithms and Advanced Data Structures, Algorithm Design and Analysis

Please send your application (including a full CV) to Bijan Sayyar-Rodsari ([log in to unmask]).