The last five years have been a period of very rapid development in NLP driven by advances including contextualized word embeddings, massive pre-trained language models, and novel neural network architectures. At Mind Bank Ai (sister company of Passion Communications) we are applying these tools to NLP tasks such as Sentiment Analysis, Knowledge Processing, Topic Modelling, and Chatbots.
You will have the opportunity to work on a project using the latest NLP techniques applied to NLP datasets. For the duration of the internship, you will collaborate with our NLP R&D team and the Co-Founder who will act as a mentors as you work on your independent project. You will receive structured feedback and reviews to help you to improve and develop, culminating in a final presentation of your research ideas to senior management. Upon successful completion of the programme, many interns may be offered the opportunity to join us full-time once they have completed their studies.
During the 1st month, you will run through a couple of on-boarding training sessions, which will increase your personal knowledge and skillset. In the following 5 months you will receive your own projects depending on the given needs of the company and clients. Hence, the ideal candidate has a high ability of independent problem solving and being a pro-active member of the team.
The ideal candidate will, at a minimum, have experience in the following areas:
- Natural Language Processing, Quantitative Linguistics, Computational Linguistics
- Strong problem solving skills
- Intermediate level of programming in Python and/or R
- An interest in language, languages, natural language processing, cognitive science
- Knowledge of NLTK, SpaCy, Keras, Deep Learning are a plus
Compensation is in the form of a bonus upon successful completion and can range from €600 to 1200.