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Summer 2023 Data Science & Engineering Internship students attending HBCUs preferred

Make banking a Fifth Third better®

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The Data Scientist Internship is designed to provide students with the opportunity to work on a real-world data science problem in the banking industry. The intern will work on an analytical project from start to finish, gaining experience in data analysis, statistical analysis, and algorithm development. The intern is integrated into the group’s day-to-day activities and projects.

Responsible and accountable for risk by openly exchanging ideas and opinions, elevating concerns, and personally following policies and procedures as defined. Accountable for always doing the right thing for customers and colleagues and ensuring that actions and behaviors drive a positive customer experience. While operating within the Bank's risk appetite, achieves results by consistently identifying, assessing, managing, monitoring, and reporting risks of all types.


+ Perform assignments as determined by the Assignment Leader.

+ Perform specific projects as assigned by the Assignment Leader or Program Manager, utilizing project management skills to manage and report back on project status.

+ Actively participate in community volunteerism projects.

+ Actively participate in development activities (training classes, speaker series, etc.), supplementing on-the-job learning that occurs throughout the program.

+ Deliver a formal presentation to Decision Sciences Group (DSG) leaders.

+ Build a network of resources within DSG and across functions.

+ Effectively communicate with others, demonstrating strong verbal and written communication skills.

+ Perform all work in accordance with established safety procedures.

+ Perform any other duties as assigned.


+ Qualified Data Science internship candidates must have a strong academic record (targeted minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA) with at least 1-2 years of college coursework completed, and an interest in pursuing a career in data science. STEM majors or minors preferred.

+ Solid candidates should have relevant internship and/or work experience, strong written and verbal communication skills, demonstrated proficiency in critical thinking, leadership, business acumen, relationship building and teamwork through extracurricular activities, work experience, or academic pursuits.

+ Demonstrates entry-level use and basic familiarity with software applications including Microsoft Office Products such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. Shows aptitude to learn additional software applications as required by Internship.

+ Possesses professional customer service skills. Able to respond to standard requests from internal and external customers.

+ Able to solve routine problems by following defined procedures.

+ Capable of managing own time to meet deadlines set by Manager and Assignment Leader.

+ Capable of completing work with direction, guidance and instructions from others.

+ Demonstrates abilities to perform and communicate. Appropriately chooses most effective form of communication (meeting, fax, phone or email). Responds quickly to requests.

+ Can convey a positive first impression and develops positive working relationships. Understands and knows how to get along with co-workers.

+ Selected candidates should be able to work in the Cincinnati headquarters.

Summer 2023 Data Science & Engineering Internship students attending HBCUs preferred

LOCATION -- Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

Fifth Third Bank, National Association is proud to have an engaged and inclusive culture and to promote and ensure equal employment opportunity in all employment decisions regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military status, veteran status or any other legally protected status.

Introduce yourself to our team to stay connected on future opportunities. We look forward to finding the right place for you. Are you ready to take the next step?

Fifth Third Bank, National Association is one of the top-performing banks in the country, with a history that spans more than 150 years. We’ve staked our claim on looking at things differently to make banking a Fifth Third better. This applies to our relationships with customers and employees alike.We employ about 18,000 people while offering:• A chance for employees to build their future, with supportive career development and comprehensive health and financial wellness programs.• An environment where we win together by celebrating achievements and working collaboratively.• An opportunity to make a difference in a positive and lasting way. Everything we do is geared toward improving lives.We’re proud that Fifth Third is a warm and caring place to grow – as a customer and as a team member.

Summer 2023 Data Science & Engineering Internship students attending HBCUs preferred

Cincinnati, OH

Published on 12/02/2022

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