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Data Scientist/Machine Learning Trainee

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Date: May 25, 2019

Location: Atlanta, GA, US, 30309

Company: Norfolk Southern Corp.

Requisition 10852: MT - DS 

Posting Start Date: 09/18/2018

A Day in the LIfe

As a Data Scientist/Machine Learning Trainee, you will be working with a team of Data Science professionals who apply various cutting edge machine learning and statistical techniques to real-life use-cases and provide actionable insights to the business. You will have the opportunity of working with Norfolk Southern’s big data analytics platform and mine massive amounts of data using various toolsets like R, Python, Spark, TensorFlow, Keras, OpenCV, Hive, etc.

Skills: Proficiency in R, Python, Spark, TensorFlow, Keras, OpenCV, Hive, etc. preferred.



  • Master’s/PhD Degree
    • Preferred Degree Paths: Data Science, Operations Research, Computer Science, Management Science and Statistics, and majors in a similar field of study.


*Relocation assistance is available to those who qualify.

Company Overview

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) is one of the nation’s premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway Company subsidiary operates approximately 19,500 route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia, serves every major container port in the eastern United States, and provides efficient connections to other rail carriers. Norfolk Southern operates the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is a major transporter of coal, automotive, and industrial products.

We are a team of more than 28,000 employees working together to maintain our reputation as "The Thoroughbred of Transportation". As an industry leader, Norfolk Southern offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.

Norfolk Southern is an equal opportunity employer including veterans and disabled.

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta