Agilent - Data Science Internship

Melbourne, VIC

About Us 


Agilent is a multinational company headquartered in the USA, with its Marketing and Research and Development center for Agilent Atomic Spectroscopy Instrumentation located in Mulgrave, Melbourne.

Agilent is currently seeking an Electrical Engineering intern for 12 months to join the Mulgrave R&D team made up of electrical, mechanical, firmware, software, optical, and chemical engineers.

As an Intern, you will be currently enrolled in a university course with less than 18 months remaining in your studies and be ready for 12 months of full-time industry experience. You will apply the skills learned at university in a variety of focused hands-on projects, at the same time as gaining and applying knowledge about Agilent"s products in your assignment. This will help develop real-world experience in a company that is a leader in the market it serves.  



Role Description 


  • Suggest data collection enhancement procedures and set up infrastructure to include information
    that is relevant for building analytic systems
  • Develop custom data models and algorithms to apply to data sets and develop processes and tools to monitor and analyze model performance and data accuracy
  • Mine and analyze product data repositories to drive optimization and improvement of product development
  • Deep-dive analysis as and when required on the specific investigative tasks in relation to product performance or customer experience metrics
  • Identifying and develop diagnostic related features to enhance customer support by using machine learning and state-of-the-art methods 



Desirable Skills


Must have adequate proficiency in the following:

  • Programming languages such as Python, R, or equivalent.
  • Setting up the infrastructure for data processing and analysis.
  • Knowledge of applied statistics and machine learning.


Should also have:

  • Interpersonal skills, working in a team environment
  • Strong communication skills -- written and oral
  • Highly self-regulated, disciplined, and motivated
  • Willingness to learn quickly and autonomously
  • Common data science toolkits, query languages, and databases
  • Experience in using cloud computing would be beneficial. 






  • 18 months or less left to complete your Bachelor's degree, Masters' or Ph.D. course in Computer Science, Physics, Mechanical/Electronics Engineering, or other disciplines with equivalent mathematical and statistics background.   



About you 


  • Must have unlimited work rights in Australia (Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident)
  • Must be available full time during 2021 




This Internship amounts to $38,000 tax-free for an Undergraduate and $42,000 tax-free for a Post-graduate working full-time for 12 months.




For more details contact Giselle Kennedy:

Phone: 02 8296 7700 Apply now

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  • Type

    Work Integrated Learning

  • Company


  • Scholarship Amount


  • Undergrad or Postgrad


  • Length

    12 months

  • Working hours

    Full time

  • Required residency

    Australian citizen or permanent resident

  • Application closing date


  • Expected start date


  • Location

    Melbourne, VIC