Python Programming, Scala Programming, C++, Java Programming, Machine learning techniques, Data science techniques, SQL, Apache Hadoop, MapReduce, TensorFlow, PyTorch, R Programming, C Programming,
Launched in 2011, Twitch is a global community that comes together each day to create multiplayer entertainment: unique, live, unpredictable experiences created by the interactions of millions. We bring the joy of co-op to everything, from casual gaming to world-class esports to anime marathons, music, and art streams. Twitch also hosts TwitchCon, where we bring everyone together to celebrate, learn, and grow their personal interests and passions. We’re always live at Twitch. Stay up to date on all things Twitch on Linkedin, Twitter and on our Blog.
About the Role:
The Community team is looking for an experienced research science intern to help build and define the future for products that enable streamers to build engaged, healthy communities on Twitch. As part of our team you’ll move quickly to ship community health features that have high visibility, impact, and potential to delight our users. You’ll contribute directly to the design and evaluation of user-facing data-powered products that support the health and safety of communities on Twitch, shaping the experience for millions of viewers as they participate in billions of interactions.
Our team seeks an outstanding student engaged in an active program of academic research, with a track record of publishing high-quality work on topics related to online communities, content moderation, and community governance. We prize creative problem-solvers with the ability to generate and test hypotheses quickly in order to build our understanding of how to create product experiences that Twitch viewers will love.
You’ll find a Requirements section below. If you meet all of these then we encourage you to apply. If you meet most of them but think this role sounds like something you’d be great at, we encourage you to apply. We are passionate about building the future of community-driven entertainment, and we’re eager to find a research science intern who wants to play an active role in shaping the products that makes this vision a reality.
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
Twitch is a one-of-a-kind collision of subcultures, games, communities, and streamers co-creating content around everything they’re into. This is more than just watching; this is multiplayer entertainment — unique, live, unpredictable, never-to-be-repeated experiences created by the interactions of many. Twitch brings the joy of co-op to everything gamers love, from anime marathons to esports competitions and more.