Nintendo Technology Development

The worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan, manufactures and markets hardware and software for its Nintendo Switch™ system and the Nintendo 3DS™ family of portable systems. Since 1983, when it launched the Nintendo Entertainment System™, Nintendo has sold more than 4.7 billion video games and more than 740 million hardware units globally, including Nintendo Switch and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, as well as the Game Boy™, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS™ family of systems, Super NES™, Nintendo 64™, Nintendo GameCube™, Wii™ and Wii U™ systems. It has also created industry icons that have become well-known, household names, such as Mario, Donkey Kong, Metroid, Zelda and Pokémon. A wholly owned subsidiary, Nintendo Technology Development, based in Redmond, Washington, creates future hardware/software technology and researches North American-based technologies.


We are seeking an entry-level data scientist or engineer who is available during the summer of 2023 to join the team working our analytics team. We are looking for people who are excellent team players, and who also work well on individual assignments. In addition, the successful candidate will be a high-energy problem-solver with a passion for excellence. Potential tasks may include exploring how to improve the collection and processing of telemetry data from our software tools to better inform future decisions, leveraging deep learning frameworks (PyTorch, ONNX Runtime, TensorFlow, etc.) either online or offline to enhance the user and gameplay experience, etc.


  • Rising senior pursuing BS or MS in Data Science, Computer Science or Engineering-related field (MS preferred)

  • Experience with data and statistical analysis

  • Knowledge of Python and SQL

  • Understanding of deep learning frameworks

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills