Data Science Intern

  • Kateřina Knoppová
  • 02.02.2022
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 gamedev!

Wargaming is looking for talented and motivated Data Science Interns to join the Data Science team for a 6 month paid internship program from March 23, 2022, until September 23, 2022. We expect your involvement for 20 hours per week. The team helps all Wargaming games by providing data-driven insights and solutions. Certain topics they’re responsible for include analyzing the player’s lifecycle, developing predictive Customer Relationship Management models, analyzing the impact of new game features, and developing algorithms for bots or detecting cheaters. 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 that are focused on solving challenging business problems by developing statistical or machine learning models.


Who will your mentors be?

• Ira Saktor (MSc, Data Science Team Leader): machine learning models & neural networks

• Nikolay Kontsevoy (MSc, Data Science Team Leader): natural language processing & data visualization

• Pavel Elkind (PhD, MLOps Team Leader): model deployment

• Artem Krylov (PhD, Data Scientist): data mining & clustering techniques

• Konstatin Lyubonevich (Senior Data Engineer): SQL

• Andrey Yarmola (PhD, Director of Data Science): transforming business problems into data science projects


What will you do?

• Develop models that provide insights into our games and player behavior

• Prepare models for deployment in production

• Present findings to technical and business audiences in a clear and informative manner

• Acquire experience working with cutting-edge machine learning models & techniques

• Learn or improve your programming skills (Python, SQL)

• Gain experience working with Big Data (Hadoop, Snowflake)


What will you need?

1. Basic knowledge of Math

2. Basic knowledge of programming in Python and/or R

3. Strong motivation



What will help you stand out?

• Experience playing World of Tanks

• Knowledge of Russian




About Wargaming in Prague

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher delivering legendary games since 1998. Wargaming has grown to become one of the leaders in the free-to-play MMO gaming industry with 4,500+ employees and more than 20 offices globally. Over 200 million players enjoy Wargaming’s titles across all major gaming platforms, including the massively popular World of Tanks and World of Warships. Here in Prague, we are happy to work on World of Tanks and continue its legacy for years to come. Wargaming Prague is located in Karlín. With its excellent access to cultural events, cool restaurants, sports facilities, and public transport, Karlín is the ideal location for current and future Wargamers. At Wargaming Prague, we make sure that we deliver the best possible games to players and push the standards of the video gaming industry. Working in our company means always having interesting challenges and gaining valuable experience while working with top-class experts. Take your place among our passionate and experienced team and bring out the best in yourself at Wargaming!



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