Master Thesis Intern gigs January 2019 – Machine Learning – Sweden

Hey Master students,

Up for writing your Master’s Thesis with us in January 2019?

Here is your chance to join our 20 weeks Thesis Intern program and deep dive into one of our exciting theses scopes. You’ll be supervised by our experienced engineers and work with some real challenges within our teams.

It is a great way to see the technology side of a fast-growing company and gain in-depth knowledge of what it is like to be a Spotify employee.

We’re looking for enthusiastic students with a passion for music and an ambition to go far. You’ll need to be on the last year of your studies, currently studying at a Swedish university or campus and be able to start your Master Thesis project in January 2019.

Theses suggestions


Optimizing experiments

At Spotify, we use A/B tests (statistical hypothesis testing) to decide which new features should be added to our product. We are developing a large scale experimentation platform to empower people to tests new idea efficiently and help them take the right decisions. In this master thesis, you will try machine learning ideas to automatically plan and optimize experiments to improve the workflow of the company.

Courses in: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or Machine Learning

Skills: Statistics and Machine Learning 

Search Optimization

You will be working in the team powering Search across all clients. Search is a core part of Spotify, and key in helping 180M users across 65 markets find the right content. We want a thesis students to explore methods for ranking and query suggestions for keyword-based search looking at signals related to user behaviour and popularity models

Courses in: Machine Learning

Skills: Machine learning systems in Java, Scala or Python

Developer Productivity Insights

Technology Platform insights work to better understand what makes developers productive at Spotify and how we can improve on tools and processes. We’d be thrilled if a sharp master’s student took a stab at analyzing software development-related data in order to understand contributing factors involved in software developer productivity.

Courses in: Machine Learning, Computer Science or Data Science

Skills: Data analysis and Python

Artist & Audience Insights

The DNA team enables Spotify to take decisions and measure performance based on high-quality data. Come to help us explore large-scale graph modelling of the global artist and audience community to uncover underlying structures, understand trends and extract other insights.

Courses in: Machine Learning

Skills: Machine Learning, Java or Python 


Please note in your application which one of these thesis suggestions that you’re passionate about and we will try to match you with the best thesis project for your skillset. Keep in mind that the suggestions are just a first draft and might change until you start in January 2019.

All these projects will be run in Stockholm and we will pay you 35 000 SEK for your thesis (note that we can’t cover things like relocation, housing, or travel expenses).

Please submit your resume and cover letter by October 21st, 23:59 PM. Our Spotify Student Recruitment team will get back to you latest before November 1st if you have moved on to the next round.

We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better workplace for our employees and a better product for our users and our creators. This is something we value deeply and we encourage everyone to come be a part of changing the way the world listens to music.

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