Praktikum im Bereich Data Science | E-Commerce & Business Intelligence | Team Search (w/m/d)

in Hamburg Zentrale
Direkt auf dem OTTO-Campus in Hamburg die Zukunft des E-Commerce vorantreiben und den E-Commerce-Spirit von OTTO und die Innovationskraft unseres Konzerns erleben. Die Zusammenarbeit aller Teams macht täglich erfolgreich und steuert in den Otto Group Funktionsbereichen 123 nationale und internationale Einzelgesellschaften. Das klingt spannend? Dann starten wir gemeinsam durch.

Working at OTTO means that you will drive the future of e-commerce. Take advantage of OTTO's ecommerce spirit and the innovation power of the globally acting Otto Group. Discover the teams that make the largest online retailer in Germany. We are team SEARCH and ensure that our 8 million customers get the best search results. To achieve this, we use diverse ranking models to find the best products in the search of our customers. To find these products among millions of products is a great challenge for which we need your expertise!

Was Dich erwartet:

  • Insights into the day-to-day business of the search technology team of and its search engine
  • Carrying out your own small projects, from data acquisition/analysis to modeling and presentation of the results
  • Exploring problems with the help of machine learning techniques
  • Actively improving the search engine of and generate customer Impact
  • Supporting an open-minded cross-functional team, where you can acquire and deepen your knowledge of common analysis tools and frameworks such as Apache Spark, Python and SQL
  • Working with a huge data landscape, big data lakes and a professional IT infrastructure
  • Tackling analytical issues along the value chain of and getting to know corresponding best practices

Do you have further technical questions? - Then contact David Grimm ( from the team.

Was Du mitbringen solltest:


  • Student (a late Bachelor or any Master Semester) with affinity for machine learning, natural language processing, statistics and/or related fields (e.g. statistics, mathematics, (business) computer science)
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Basic skills in any programming language, preferably Python
  • High motivation, structured working mode, independent working style and ability to work in a team
  • Good English language skills


  • First experiences with databases/SQL and common analysis/big data tools (Spark, Scipy, Pandas, Jupyter)
  • First experiences in search technologies (information retrieval, etc.)
  • Duration: 6 months, starting immediately

Was wir dir bieten:

Interns are important to us. With us, you will receive an attractive salary, staff discount and benefits for your HVV ticket and you will also have the opportunity to work out in our modern fitness lounge or take part in their online training sessions. We also promote the exchange of ideas within our intern network. It is always our goal to offer you a valuable and successful internship.

Do you still have questions? Then feel free to contact us by e-mail at or write to us directly via our WhatsApp chat on +49 170 5520595. You can find all the information about our WhatsApp chat on our careers page We will write you back as soon as possible. You can find tips for your application here.

Deine aussagekräftige Bewerbung mit Bezug auf die Nummer
03123205 richte bitte an:

Otto (GmbH & Co KG)
Michelle Knutson
Werner-Otto-Straße 1-7
22179 Hamburg
Tel.: 040 / 6461-1689

Tipps zur Bewerbung bei OTTO gibt es hier.



Otto (GmbH & Co KG)

Michelle Knutson
Otto (GmbH & Co KG)
Werner-Otto-Straße 1-7
22179 Hamburg
Tel.: 040 / 6461-1689