2024 Summer Internship - Data Analytics Intern in Financial Operations

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State Farm
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Tempe, AZ
recency icon Posted 09-09-2023

Job Description

OverviewAs a Fortune 50 company, we hire the best employees to serve our customers, making us a leader in the insurance and financial services industry. State Farm embraces diversity and inclusion to ensure a workforce that is engaged, builds on the strengths and talents of all associates, and creates a Good Neighbor culture. We offer competitive benefits and pay with the potential for an annual financial award based on both individual and enterprise performance. Our employees have an opportunity to participate in volunteer events within the community and engage in a learning culture. We offer programs to assist with tuition reimbursement, professional designations, employee development, wellness initiatives, and more! Visit our Careers page for more information on our benefits , locations and the process of joining the State Farm team! ResponsibilitiesJoin the State Farm intern team to gain real-world experience in finance, financial planning & analysis, and business analytics through hands-on learning opportunities at a Fortune 50 company! Develop your professional talents and skills by completing challenging work assignments to generate and influence business results. Participate in events to learn more about the departments at State Farm, how an insurance company works, and how Financial Operations supports other departments in forming their strategy to achieve results. And, interact with Executive leadership through mentoring relationships. Intern work topics in Data Analytics may include: Enhanced and discovery analytics Statistical modeling and forecasting Performance and operational trend analytics Modernization of analytical tools and capabilities Exploratory data analysis and tool creation Data management enhancements and automation Duties and Responsibilities may include: Using advanced analytical techniques such as statistical and predictive modeling, data manipulation and visualization to address solutions for business planning and other decision making needs. Building and/or modifying existing applications to meet project requirements including designing, coding, testing and implementing. Contributing to modernization efforts to help ensure data is available to support future analytic capabilities. Compiling, preparing and translating complex data into user-friendly reports with actionable insights. Partnering with associates and other data/analytics areas to implement and execute research and reporting activities. Utilizing business intelligence data systems, financial/statistical resources and analytical software to deliver data-driven solutions that leverage visualization, statistics or other mathematical approaches for data analysis. Qualifications Preferred Qualifications: Minimum GPA of 3.5 out of 4.0 (overall and in major) Must be enrolled in school through the completion of the internship Pursuing degree in Business Analytics, Mathematics, Economics, MIS, Statistics, Actuarial Science, Data Science, Computer Science or related field(s) Programming skills in business analytics software (SQL, R, Python, AWS Cloud Products or related) Knowledge and/or experience with database querying, data modeling and statistics MS Excel & PowerPoint proficiency Qualified candidates will have intellectual curiosity and the technical aptitude to utilize financial, statistical, and other types of data to analyze business problems, draw conclusions, and articulate solutions Written and verbal communication Teamwork Critical thinking and analytical problem solving Initiative and curious mindset Internship Information: Location: Richardson, TX; Tempe, AZ; Dunwoody, GA; or Bloomington, IL Our internship will occur May 20, 2024 - August 2, 2024 Competitive candidates will be invited to participate in online interviews during the fall of 2023 Hourly Rate: $28.00/hour based on a 38.75-hour work week Hybrid work environment as internship requirements allow (in-office and work from home) ****Applicants are required to be eligible to lawfully work in the U.S. immediately; employer will not sponsor applicants for U.S. work authorization (e.g. H-1B visa) for this opportunity***** SFARM #LI-JC1 Please see job descriptionPI229544087