2023 Corporate Technology Intern

at Global Atlantic Financial Group
Des Moines, Iowa, United States

Global Atlantic offers a highly competitive and enriching summer internship experience. Our internship program starts on Monday, June 5th and concludes on Friday, August 11th. This is a 10-week program. Our internship program is hybrid (3 days in the office, 2 days remotely) and front office positions in NY are 4 days in the office. 

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Global Atlantic Financial Group is a leader in the U.S. life insurance and annuity industry, serving the needs of individuals and institutions. With differentiated investment and risk management capabilities, deep client relationships, and a strong financial foundation, the company has established a track record of delivering proven, value-added solutions and long-term growth. Global Atlantic is a majority-owned subsidiary of KKR, a leading global investment firm that offers asset management and capital markets solutions across multiple strategies.

Global Atlantic is looking for a diverse team of talented individuals who reinforce our culture of collaboration and innovation. We are dedicated to the career development of our people because we know they are critical to our long-term success. Join our team and come grow with us.

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POSITION OVERVIEW

Automation Engineer Interns are responsible for learning and contributing business value to projects utilizing a variety of technologies. These technologies are deployed to improve speed, efficiency, and quality control of Global Atlantic Finance, Shared Services and/or Enterprise Application processes.

Automation Engineer Interns are given the opportunity to learn and work on projects across the entire technology lifecycle. Beginning with business need identification, to solution design, development, and installation in our production technology environment. Essential duties and responsibilities will be completed in direct partnership with the technology team.

 

RESPONSIBLITIES

  • Analyze business requirements
  • Design implementation solutions from business requirements
  • Develop or build solutions leveraging Mendix, Tableau or PowerShell Technology
  • Test the build products – Unit and Integration Testing
  • Participate in troubleshooting and fixing issues in functional testing and UAT Testing phases.
  • Participate in business and technology discussion for requirement gathering, analysis, prototype build, design reviews, testing
  • Deploy and support the product solution in the production environment

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Pursuing a Bachelors Degree graduating in 2024
  • Strong programming skills in Java or .NET and/or good business acumen and exposure to Information Technology
  • Passion for technology and problem solving
  • Familiarity with SQL and/or Excel formulas
  • Strong work ethic
  • Ability to ramp up quickly
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

This position is not eligible for visa candidates now or in the future.

TOTAL REWARDS STATEMENT  

Global Atlantic’s total rewards package is reflective of our corporate values, particularly diversity, excellence and innovation, with a focus on inclusion, pay equity, and flexibility. We are proud to support you during your internship with a 401k match program with immediate vesting (with the exception of Bermuda), competitive compensation, and a stipend to support your experience. 

Over the 10 weeks you will be immersed in an inclusive environment with opportunities to participate in: 

  • Days of Inclusion
  • DE&I Challenge 
  • National Intern Day Celebration
  • Weekly Business Overviews and fireside chats with leaders
  • Social events 
  • and more!

Social platforms provide an environment to collaborate with others and participate in friendly competitions towards achieving physical, emotional and financial well-being. Our highly competitive health, retirement, life and disability plans can be tailored to best suit your needs and those of your whole family.

Global Atlantic is committed to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can meaningfully contribute to our success. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we do not discriminate in employment on any basis that is prohibited by federal, state or local laws.  More than that, we strive to be inclusive of all backgrounds and experiences, which we feel gives us a competitive advantage in the market and within our firm.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status.

Employees who require an accommodation to perform the essential functions of their job will participate in an interactive process which may include providing documentation. If you are hired and require an accommodation for any protected status, please email benefits@gafg.com.

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We encourage qualified applicants from all backgrounds to apply.  As such, we are committed to achieving a diverse candidate pool for open positions and that our interview teams are made up of employees from different backgrounds.  Sharing your background with us will help us with that focus, although recruiters and hiring managers will not have the ability to see individual responses (only aggregate information).  

This information is not used to determine who is selected for interviews or will be hired, but is helpful in identifying resources, sites and groups which add value in increasing our applicant pool and ensures that we attract the best and most diverse workforce.  This is purely voluntary but will help our mission to be inclusive.  

 

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