Principal IT Business Analyst Internship - Business Process Management (Summer 2022) in Des Moines, Iowa
Our Technology & Engineering internship program offers opportunities for 95+ interns and has a strong reputation with over 20 years of history. You’ll work on real projects collaborating with a range of team members, including other interns through senior level management. We'll place you in a role customized to your expertise and interests, all while working in an Agile team environment. You'll be assigned a formal leader and mentor to help guide you through the program. This is an excellent opportunity to understand and learn more about Principal’s Technology Engineering culture!
As an IT Business Analyst Intern in our Business Process Management space, project involvement could include:
Robotics Process Automation efforts
Job shadow roles associated with processing that would be supplemented with the automated bot
Document process requirements for Bot development team
Business process reviews with the intent to identify efficiency gains and recommend solutions
Requirements gathering as it pertains to business process work, including capturing pain points with the current process, modeling the workflow of current and proposed vision processes, and submitting recommendations to improve the process for stakeholders (including end users, customers, and employees)
Facilitating meetings with other IT professionals and business partners to gather requirements and provide updates to others involved
What to expect from your internship?
We’re committed to providing you a great experience regardless of your preferred location. This past summer, we held our first ever hybrid based internship program – and had great success. Principal is committed to continuously enhancing capabilities to provide a highly collaborative hybrid work environment.
Our Internship Program offers many different ways to connect, network, and collaborate. Hear from Principal's senior-most leaders through our Executive Speaker Series and collaborate with interns across the company in cross-disciplinary teams during our annual IT Intern Code Jam. To learn more specific details about our Internship Program, what to expect, etc. click here.
Current enrollment - or has a degree - in a preferred science, technology, engineering, math, or management-related field of study
Minimum 2.8 Cumulative GPA
Involvement in student organizations on respective campus, within the community or prior internship experience
Exceptional communication and organizational skills
Strong work ethic
A passion for process improvement/technology which includes:
Ability to think critically and solution for technology-based problems
Business Process Management
Lean Six Sigma
Decision Management methodologies
Leadership positions within student, work or community organizations
Past internship or work experience
This internship can be located either at our corporate headquarters in Des Moines, IA or remote per your preference.
At this time, we're not considering candidates that need any type of immigration sponsorship now or in the future or those needing work authorization for this role. (This includes, but is not limited to students on F1-OPT, F1-CPT, J-1, etc.) For additional information around work authorization needs please use the following links.
https://www.uscis.gov/working-in-the-united-states/temporary-nonimmigrant-workers and https://www.uscis.gov/green-card/green-card-eligibility/green-card-for-employment-based-immigrants
Investment Code of Ethics
For Principal Global Investors positions, you’ll need to follow an Investment Code of Ethics related to personal and business conduct as well as personal trading activities for you and members of your household. These same requirements may also apply to other positions across the organization.
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Principal is an Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.
Requisition ID: 2021-32460
Enterprise Segment: RIS
Business Area: Pension
External Company Name: Principal Financial Group
Street: 711 High Street
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt