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Co-op Opportunity in Data Science at 84.51°

We have a co-op opportunity in data science for this coming fall! It’s in either our Chicago or Cincinnati office (student chooses).



AUG - DEC 2019




In Data Science at 84.51°, the goal is to provide shopper insights that lead to business actions and results.  As data scientists, we are a connected team that enables the businesses we serve to understand the customer and act on their behalf.  We bring an integrated, 360° view of our customer, allowing us to anticipate customer needs, enable better decisions, and make peoples’ lives easier.  As a result, we grow loyalty to retailers and brands.





As an 84.51° Data Science Co-op, you will operate on our Data Science at Scale Team as a Technology Specialist – collaborating with Data Scientists and Engineers to create custom data science libraries and functions in 84.51° and Kroger’s new cloud computing platform. The team will develop a framework that enables contribution to the entire community, building data science services that will shape how we execute everything from reporting to machine learning at scale.


The Co-op Program takes place in the Cincinnati, OH office and runs from August 26th through December 20th, 2019. Housing is not provided during the duration of the co-op.




  • Working towards a Bachelor or Master’s degree from a four-year accredited university in Economics, Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Market Research, Business Analytics, Information Systems, Data Science, or another heavily quantitative program
  • Graduating in December 2019, May/June 2020, December 2020 or May/June 2021


Candidates should be passionate learners, problem solvers, and collaborators who can work and communicate with diverse stakeholders across the business. Qualified applicants should have:

  • Experience using Python
  • Experience using GitHub
  • Experience using APIs
  • Experience with data modeling and working in relational databases
  • Familiarity working in the software development lifecycle
  • Added bonus if you have experience using R, Spark, or any cloud computing platform.


**You will be responsible for providing and paying for your own housing. This role does not receive a stipend.**

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Posted by: Jane Do  Wed, 19 Apr 2017, 12:00 AM

Last Updated: May 22, 2019 9:11 AM

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