Business Intelligence Intern (BIG)

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Company Information
Solid reputation, passionate people and endless opportunities. That’s Travelers. Our superior financial strength and consistent record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers – and opportunities for our employees. You will find Travelers to be full of energy and a workplace in which you truly can make a difference.

Job Summary
Business Intelligence utilizes Travelers largest competitive edge – its data, in drawing meaningful business insights to enhance our business results. This community works within traditional areas of Business Intelligence in addition to emerging capabilities within artificial intelligence, big data, and social media/consumer/text analytics. Our interns work with key stakeholders in our business to identify challenges and create actionable solutions using a blend of business and technical skills. Be prepared to work with relational databases, reporting systems, discovery tools, or pilot new proofs of concept.

Your internship could be placed in information delivery, data engineering, business analysis, data management or many other evolving areas of Business Intelligence to help us build a talent pipeline for our 3 year full-time development program.

There are multiple paid intern positions within various areas of Business Intelligence in Hartford, CT or St. Paul, Minnesota.

Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities

Business Analysis

  • Aids in eliciting, analyzing, specifying, communicating and validating Business Intelligence requirements processes
  • Facilitates user groups, documentation of requirements and business process flows.
  • Supports the ongoing rationalization of business intelligence assets to ensure they are providing utmost value for business outcomes.

Data Management

  • Participates in the data governance and metadata processes by aiding in the preparation of artifacts for review and submission (i.e. researching, preparing simple submissions, and data quality metrics.)
  • Gains an understanding of overall data models, data relationships, mapping lineage and business rules and participates in the creation of data models (e.g. entity design and population).
  • Learns and adheres to all data management practices and governance

Information Delivery

  • Works with delivery team to design the delivery strategy that fulfills the business requirements
  • Learn how to develop automate, compile, and prepare reports, dashboards, cubes, etc:
    • Collection of data
    • Integration of that data
    • Development (prototyping and production build)
  • Learns how to complete root cause analysis and facilitates some quality assurance facets of projects.
  • Learns how to identify and inform data management of new sources and attributes for their governance.

Artificial Intelligence

  • Many of your projects could contain:
    • Text Analytics
    • Image Recognition
    • Machine Learning
    • Deep Learning
    • Speech Recognition
    • Virtual Assistants

We offer:

  • Challenging professional work experience in the insurance industry
  • Robust summer training curriculum fulfilling a variety of training competencies
  • Formal mentor & peer advisor program
  • Business overviews and career development workshops
  • Exposure to Travelers Intern activities
  • Interaction with all levels of management
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • 401K
  • Subsidized apartments are available for students who live beyond a commutable distance. Positions start late early June for 10-12 weeks.

Education, Work Experience & Knowledge

Business Intelligence Internship qualifications:

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Math, Economics, Finance, IT, Computer Science MIS/BIS, or Data related majors preferred
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products (Excel & Access)
  • SQL experience a plus
  • Experience with dashboarding, scorecard, or reporting tools a plus
  • Extra-curricular involvement in campus or community activities
  • Self-motivated and demonstrated leadership experience/skill
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Related internship/work experience helpful

Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States without need for future sponsorship

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Travelers is an equal opportunity employer.

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