R&D Data Scientist - Internship

  • Paris
  • Internship
  • Start Date: 18 July 2022
  • Apply Now


Monk provides visual expertise through Computer Vision and Deep Learning algorithms. Today, the AI is able to detect and classify damage on any vehicle, with photos taken by a smartphone. The company is already working with international leading players, such as our parent company ACV Auctions (USA), but also CAT logistics (Europe) Getaround (France), Autobiz (Europe) or Hgreg (Canada).

Monk won the X-Silicon Valley award, was named in the TOP 30 of Station F and won the Coup de Coeur of the Finance-Innovation award and has just been acquired by ACV Auctions after only 2 and a half years. The team is young and dynamic from the best French research labs and engineering schools.

About us

Job Description

Missions :

As a R&D Data Scientist intern your missions will be :

  • Research and implement new models/algorithms
  • Work with the backend and data-engineering team to help integration of the models in production
  • Provide feedback and direction on how the data should be gathered, labelled and cleaned
  • Keep up to speed with the SOTA in computer vision

Tech stack :

  • Databases: SQL, Postgresql, Sqlalchemy, noSQL, ETL.
  • ML: Python, Pytorch, ClearML
  • Infrastructure: GCP, Kubernetes, CircleCI
  • Backend: Python, Flask, Rabbitmq, OpenAPI
  • Interface: JS, React Native, React, TP

Preferred Experience

Skills :

  • Advanced knowledge on mathematics, statistic and/or machine learning
  • Practical experience in python or a close functional programming language
  • Knowledge in deep computer vision
  • Experience with 3D/video for machine learning
  • Experience with edge computation
  • Team player
  • Ability to summarize and present information

Profile :

  • Bac+4 or Bac+5 in an engineering school.
  • You have already worked on machine learning projects / Computer Vision (+++)
  • You are interested in the startup environment, and you are autonomous and proactive
  • Experience with agile methodology

Benefits :

At Monk, we’re committed to building an equitable and inclusive global economy. And we can’t do this without our most important asset—You. That’s why we offer benefits to help you thrive in every stage of life. We champion your financial, physical, and mental health by offering valuable benefits and resources to help you care for the whole you.

We have great benefits including :

  • Hybrid work environment: possibility of being in full remote or working in the office
  • Restaurant tickets with Swile and sport via Gymlib
  • Fair and competitive compensation
  • The premises are at Agoranov and Platform 58: the ecosystem is top notch and super dynamic.
  • The team is ambitious (Profiles: X, CentraleSupélec, UTC) and supported by references from AI (professor at l'X in AI, PhD ENS etc.)

*We want you to bring your whole human self to work every day. We accept you for who you are and consider everybody on an equal opportunity basis without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status

Recruitment Process

Interview process :

  • HR interview (30min)
  • Technical test
  • Technical interview (1h)
  • C-level Interview (30-45min)

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Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Internship (Between 5 and 6 months)
  • Start Date: 18 July 2022
  • Location: Paris, France (75006)
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Possible partial remote
  • Salary: between 1200€ and 1400€ / month