Job Openings Machine Learning Intern

About the job Machine Learning Intern

Who is Zaka?

At Zaka, we aim to be an inclusive guide for organizations into Artificial Intelligence. We strongly believe in the power of AI and in enabling organizations to find the perfect AI fit for their needs. This field is growing at a fast pace, and we believe today is a great day to jump at the opportunity of getting your business started with this technology.

Our mission at Zaka is to give out extensive education and consultancy on AI so we can develop this sector in the local community and abroad. We use the expertise and knowledge we amassed to consult big enterprises on how to implement AI properly to drive more revenue and success.


One of our business sectors at Zaka is AI Consultancy. As part of our consulting services, we develop in-house machine learning solutions for businesses and enterprises. A Machine Learning Intern will be assisting in the development and implementation of AI solutions to cater to industry needs. 

Location: Remote
Start Date: Immediate
Terms of Hire: 3 to 6 months 

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Understand the technical aspect of Artificial Intelligence and fundamental concepts

  • Develop solutions to solve a predefined problem from industry projects

  • Write code (with documentation when needed) mainly using Python on Jupyter notebooks

  • Communicate and review solution development with Project Lead

  • Familiar with Agile development strategy

  • Coordinate finalized solution with Project Lead

  • Complete projects while ensuring that the solutions meet all company standards and receive final approval 


  • Experience required: 0 to 3 years

  • Bachelor's Degree in related field: Engineering, Computer Science

  • Proven experience in technical projects (preferably in the area of Machine Learning)

  • Experience with coding (preferably Python)

  • Experience writing Jupyter notebooks

  • Research experience 

  • Works autonomously

  • Strong communication and verbal skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills as well as a solid team spirit and a positive mentality

  • Ability to learn in a fast-paced environment, adapt, manage tasks efficiently, and attentive to deadlines

We are looking for an individual who

  • Is available to work for a duration of 3 to 6 months (with probability of extension)

  • Has the drive to learn and self-improve

  • Has good time management skills and ability to work with deadlines

  • Is a great team player, but also able to work on projects autonomously

  • Is intrigued about the field of Artificial Intelligence 

  • Is keen on sharing knowledge and getting things done


Why work with Zaka?

We are on a mission to build a vibrant AI ecosystem in the MENA region and placing the MENA on the global AI map! Being part of our team, you will get access to the following benefits:

  • Gain expertise in Artificial Intelligence education

  • Flexible working hours

  • An environment of continuous learning

  • Being part of an enthusiastic and hardworking team 

  • Relaxed and professional atmosphere

Note that this internship opportunity is not paid!