Lilly MS - Natural Language Processing - Intern in Indianapolis, Indiana

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You will be part of a growing and dynamic Advanced Analytics and Data Sciences (AADS) team whose main goal is promote the use of Advanced Analytics to solve scientific and business problems throughout the enterprise at Lilly.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Participate in cutting edge research in natural language processing (NLP) technologies.

  • Collaborate with analytics team members to design, implement and develop enterprise-level NLP capabilities, including data engineering, technology platforms, and algorithms.

  • Evaluate and benchmark the performance of different NLP systems, and provide guidance on metrics and best practices.

  • Apply NLP and text mining technologies to answer business questions, solve business challenges, and make real-world impact.

Basic Qualificiations:

  • M.S. student with at least one year of completed graduate work in Computer Science, Statistics, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Information Science, Information Engineering or related field

  • Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position.

Additional Skills/Preferences:

  • Deep understanding of NLP techniques and systems

  • Advanced knowledge of machine learning methods

  • Proficiency in preprocessing unstructured text data

  • Expertise in programming languages such as Java, Python, and R

  • Proficiency in NLP, text mining, and data mining open source tools

  • Deep knowledge in Deep Learning methodology.

  • Experiences with the Deep Learning open source libraries

  • Self-driven and high achiever

  • Strong communication skills

  • Bring an insatiable desire to learn, to innovate, and to challenge yourself for the benefit of patients.

Additional Information:

  • All interns will be considered for full-time positions based on their performance over the course of their summer internship.

  • Lilly arranges various intern activities including sporting events, dinners, lunch and learns, etc. to provide opportunities for socializing, professional development, and learning more about Lilly.

  • Interns will receive a competitive salary and free parking at their work site, as well as access to Lilly’s LIFE fitness center and bike garage

  • If the intern's job position requires a move from another location, Lilly will provide subsidized housing

Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Company Overview:

Who We Are:

Lilly is a global healthcare leader that unites caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world.

We’re a Fortune 500 company, determined to bring life-changing medicines to those who need them and give back to communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. To learn more about Lilly, please visit us at

Lilly offers:

  • A Purposeful Career—bringing together people who discover and deliver life-changing medicines that improve peoples’ lives around the world.

  • A Balance of Work and Life—creating an environment for employees to be productive in both their lives and their work.

  • An Opportunity for Growth—providing opportunities for each individual to develop and advance professionally.

  • A Diverse Culture—committed to uniting individuals across cultures, and developing a comfortable, connected, environment that values diverse thought.

We’re looking for:

  • Highly motivated and driven leaders

  • Individuals with integrity, excellence and respect for people.

  • Individuals who want to make a difference in someone else’s life.

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City: Indianapolis

State: Indiana


Location Details:

Req Id: 45236BR