Intern - Information systems & communication technology, Beirut

  • ESCWA - Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia 
  • Beirut, Lebanon
  • Jul 08, 2020
Intern ESCWA - Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia

Job Description

Org. Setting and Reporting

The duration of an ESCWA internship is normally two months on a full time basis - this may be exceptionally extended for a maximum period of six months. It is awarded on the recommendation of the Director of the respective Division.

Interns are not paid and are responsible for all expenses related to the internship.

ESCWA accepts no responsibility for costs arising from accidents and/or illness incurred during an internship. Therefore, upon awarding an internship, candidates will be required to sign a statement confirming their understanding and acceptance of the conditions of service.

Interns work five days per week (35 hours) under the supervision of a staff member in the department or office to which they are assigned.

This internship is located within within the Statistics, Information Society and Technology (Cluster 4) of the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA). The intern reports directly to the Frontier Technology Senior Programme Manager and Cluster Leader.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities of the internship position encompass innovative applications of data science and Artificial Intelligence (AI)I various aspects (sources, treatment, analysis, presentation).
The intern will be responsible for carrying out:

1 - Conducting research and analysis on issues related to Big Data and AI applications
2 - Assisting in developing reports of identified subject projects
3 - Attending team meetings;
4 - Performs other duties assigned.

 

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