Data Science Intern

About Rapidata

Rapidata is at the forefront of revolutionizing the data validation, generation, and annotation market. Our mission is to power the AI systems of the future with highly scalable human processing of data, setting new standards in the industry. At Rapidata, we are breaking the norm by not relying on a large, established workforce in low-cost countries. If making a tangible impact in a young, ambitious startup excites you, Rapidata is your destination. Join our compact team of engineers where you'll engage in developing cutting-edge technology through short prototype and testing cycles, enhancing both user and customer experiences.

The Role

As Rapidata continues to grow, we are in search of a talented and motivated Data Science Intern to become an integral part of our dynamic team. This role is more than just an internship; it's a chance to engage in research-oriented projects that will significantly enhance Rapidata’s core technology. You will not only focus on an independent project under the guidance of a supervisor but also contribute to our daily tasks, ensuring a well-rounded experience. Your work will have a direct impact on the growth and success of our product. Additionally, for those interested, this internship offers the possibility to be formulated into a master’s thesis.

Your Profile

  • Currently a University student at the Master level in Data Science, Computer Science, Robotics, Statistics, or related fields.
  • A positive, problem-solving attitude, capable of proposing innovative solutions and thinking outside the box.
  • Passion for working in a startup environment, valuing innovation, agility, and a hands-on approach.


  • Exceptional communication skills in English, both verbal and written.
  • A proactive approach, taking initiative and ownership of projects and tasks.
  • Proficient in Python.
  • A solid understanding of mathematical and statistical concepts.
  • Ability to work in our Zürich office.


  • Experience with databases, particularly MongoDB.
  • Familiarity with .NET and React frameworks.


  • Play a significant role in the development and improvement of Rapidata’s core technology, with a focus on analysis, filtering, and processing of data collected through our platform.
  • Engage in academic and research-oriented tasks, adaptable to your interests and project needs.
  • Work independently on a primary task, under the guidance of a supervisor, contributing significantly to our team.

What We Offer

  • A rare opportunity to make a substantial impact in a young, vibrant startup.
  • A high degree of independence in your work.
  • Involvement in an exhilarating startup journey.
  • Spacious office in central Zürich located near the lake, 2 min from Stadelhofen.
  • Flexible working hours with the possibility of remote work.
  • A Nintendo Switch at the office for leisure time, featuring Smash and Mario Kart.
  • A refreshing stock of cold beer (or your preferred beverage).

Rapidata is not just a workplace; it’s a playground for innovation, creativity, and real-world impact. If this resonates with you, we are eager to have you on board.

Application Process

Ready to embark on this exciting journey with us? Please send your CV and a brief cover letter, explaining your interest and suitability for the role, to

Join Rapidata and be a part of shaping the future of AI!