Machine Learning Engineer Intern



Software Engineering
Palo Alto, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, April 19, 2024

We're Celonis, the global leader in Process Mining technology and one of the world's fastest-growing SaaS firms. We believe there is a massive opportunity to unlock productivity by placing data and intelligence at the core of business processes - and for that, we need you to join us.

The Team

Celonis AI Group (CeloAI) is dedicated to developing state-of-the-art AI/ML (and broadly intelligent) technologies for Celonis products (e.g., the Execution Management System / EMS) and empower enterprises and institutions to make intelligent business decisions and achieve operational excellence. Our dual mission focuses on both the immediate term goals of designing and implementing advanced AI/ML product features and solutions for our customers and the long term goals of establishing competitive advantages of Celonis for execution management.

We are a global organization with presence in both Germany and the US. CeloAI US has its main presence in New York, NY but also remote presences across the US.

The Role

We are seeking motivated and talented machine learning interns to join our team. The internship offers an opportunity to work on state-of-the-art machine learning techniques, including but not limited to generative AI techniques, as well as real-world applications. The intern will work with experienced professionals to contribute to the innovative machine learning related techniques and products.

As a machine learning intern, you are expected to conduct research and experiments on challenging machine learning problems that are closely related to Celonis products. You are expected to develop machine learning algorithms, models and systems for real-world applications. You may need to interact closely with other engineers to build scalable and high quality AI/ML features and solutions for our customers.

The work may span the areas of generative AI, natural language processing, data mining, recommendation, knowledge base, business intelligence, and other AI technologies.

The work you’ll do

  • Design and develop scalable and high quality AI/ML algorithms, models and systems for Celonis products
  • Initiate and lead research efforts towards solving real world problems using machine learning techniques, including understanding the application requirement, identifying potential machine learning algorithms, and coming up with research strategies.
  • Conduct innovative research on topics in processing mining/deep learning/generative AI that can eventually be used in Celonis products
  • Document research findings and share knowledge with team members

The qualifications you need

  • Currently pursuing or has obtained a PhD degree in Computer Science or related fields
  • Familiarity with state-of-the-art machine learning algorithms, especially deep learning techniques including generative AI.
  • Proficiency in programming with Python and machine learning development tools/libraries.
  • Ability to quickly identify research opportunities, select the appropriate approach for exploration, and drive research step by step with a clear vision and reliability.
  • Self-motivated with a strong drive to excel.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
  • Identify with the Celonis value of customer first, passionate about solving real world customer problems
  • Passionate about developing scalable and efficient AI/ML solutions
  • Passionate about building high quality AI/ML solutions with clear and repeatable evaluation mechanisms

The base pay range below is for the role in the specified location, based on a Full Time Schedule.

Total compensation package will include base pay and sick time off. Please note that the base pay range is a guideline and that the actual total compensation offer will be determined based on various factors, including, but not limited to, the applicant's qualifications, skills, experiences, and location.

The base pay range below is for the role in California, based on a Full Time Schedule.
$50$60 USD

What Celonis can offer you:

  • The unique opportunity to work with industry-leading process mining technology
  • Investment in your personal growth and skill development (clear career paths, internal mobility opportunities, L&D platform, mentorships, and more)
  • Great compensation and benefits packages (equity (restricted stock units), life insurance, time off, generous leave for new parents from day one, and more)
  • Physical and mental well-being support (subsidized gym membership, access to counseling, virtual events on well-being topics, and more)
  • A global and growing team of Celonauts from diverse backgrounds to learn from and work with
  • An open-minded culture with innovative, autonomous teams
  • Business Resource Groups to help you feel connected, valued and seen (Black@Celonis, Women@Celonis, Parents@Celonis, Pride@Celonis, Resilience@Celonis, and more)
  • A clear set of company values that guide everything we do: Live for Customer Value, The Best Team Wins, We Own It, and Earth Is Our Future

About Us

Since 2011, Celonis has helped thousands of the world's largest and most valued companies deliver immediate cash impact, radically improve customer experience and reduce carbon emissions. Its Process Intelligence platform uses industry-leading process mining technology and AI to present companies with a living digital twin of their end-to-end processes. For the first time, everyone in an organisation has a common language about how the business works, visibility into where value is hidden and the ability to capture it. Celonis is headquartered in Munich (Germany) and New York (USA) and has more than 20 offices worldwide.

Join us as we make processes work for people, companies and the planet.

Celonis is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Different makes us better.

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