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Masters/ Ph.D Machine Learning Summer 2021 Internship

Date: Nov 20, 2020

Location: Atlanta, GA, US, 30309

Company: Norfolk Southern Corp.


Job Description

As a Machine Learning Intern, you will be working with a team of Machine Learning 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, and Python. Required     

           Proficency in Spark, TensorFlow, Keras, OpenCV, and Hive. preferred.



  • Pursuing a Master’s/PhD Degree
    • Preferred Degree Paths: Machine Learning, Mathematics, Engineering, Operations Research, Computer Science and Statistics, and majors in a similar field of study.


 Must be able to work 40 hours a week in our Atlanta office for 3 months during Summer 2021.



  • Graduate Student - $3,666/month
  • *Living stipend of $850/month is available to those who qualify.

    *Sponsorship may be available to those who qualify.



New Headquarters – Atlanta, GA


Norfolk Southern is in the process of constructing a vibrant & modern corporate HQ in Midtown Atlanta, GA. Our HQ is scheduled for completion in the summer of 2021. To check out a sneak peek, we’ve linked a playlist below.







Company Overview



Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) is a Fortune 300 organization and 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.


We are a team of more than 20,000 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.


At Norfolk Southern, we believe in celebrating our individuality. By leveraging the unique backgrounds and viewpoints of our employees, we can create a culture of innovation, respect, and inclusion. We know that employees thrive in a workplace where differing viewpoints, ideas, and experiences are freely shared and valued. As such, we encourage all employees to contribute their distinctive skills and capabilities to our organization.


Equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation and, gender identity. Together, we power progress.



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