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Data Science Intern

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Company Overview

Calling the adventurers ready to join a company that's pushing the limits of nanotechnology to keep the digital revolution rolling. At KLA, we're making technology advancements that are bigger—and tinier—than the world has ever seen.

Who are we?  We research, develop, and manufacture the world's most advanced inspection and measurement equipment for the semiconductor and nanoelectronics industries. We enable the digital age by pushing the boundaries of technology, creating tools capable of finding defects smaller than a wavelength of visible light. We create smarter processes so that technology leaders can manufacture high-performance chips—the kind in that phone in your pocket, the tablet on your desk and nearly every electronic device you own—faster and better. We're passionate about creating solutions that drive progress and help people do what wouldn't be possible without us.  The future is calling. Will you answer?


The Information Technology (IT) group at KLA is involved in every aspect of the global business. IT’s mission is to enable business growth and productivity by connecting people, process, and technology. It focuses not only on enhancing the technology that enables our business to thrive but also on how employees use and are empowered by technology. This integrated approach to customer service, creativity and technological excellence enables employee productivity, business analytics, and process excellence.


As a memeber of the IT Engineering Application & Analytics group, you will be part of an analytics team working in the field of data engineering, analysis, ML/DL modeling, and application development.


The Data Science Intern position will focus on engaging with our internal engineering/service teams to understand and provide solutions to complex data science problems.

  • Work with new, novel and traditional ML and DL techniques to meet and improve results to IT engineering/service solutions and applications.
  • Develop complex data analysis, predictive models and methods.
  • Identify how we can utilize various data science approach to create actionable insights for our business partners - engineering & service. The insights or solutions can be the enhancement of current enterprise wide applications, change to business process, or new technologies.


  • Experience with Machine Learning, Python, R
  • Be able to work on significant and unique issues where complex data analysis will provide new insights by excerising independent judgement in methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.
  • Experince with SPSS, Tableau, JMP, Matlab, SQL, OO programming are a plus.
  • Ability to establish good relationships with business partners.

Minimum Qualifications

Completed or working towards a Master or PhD in the fields of Data Science.

Equal Employment Opportunity

KLA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.