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Enterprise Data and Analytics Intern - Summer '24

companySecurian Financial Group
locationRosemount, MN 55068, USA
PublishedPublished: 9/16/2023
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Program Overview   

An internship with Securian Financial means an opportunity to create meaningful connections with established associates and fellow interns while exploring professional development in your field of study.  Our interns are connected to work that matters, helping to drive and deliver value for our customers with the support of great Securian team members at your side.  You’ll have the opportunity to interact with company leaders and learn from their career stories as well as get to know more about who we are as a company and the things we value – like our commitment to community through hands-on volunteer activities.  It will be a summer you won’t forget, that lays the foundation for potential careers ahead.  Join the Securian Financial team!  

At Securian, supportive leaders facilitate an environment where interns are provided mentoring and learning resources to acclimate them into the workspace.  Teams work collaboratively to achieve milestones and improvements.  Personal growth and development opportunities are prioritized and recognized.  We encourage and celebrate involvement in Associate Resource Groups around various Diversity & Inclusion initiatives.  

Summer Internships are intended for students to complete between their junior and senior year of undergraduate studies.  We are unable to peruse candidates who require Visa sponsorship now or in the future.   

Applicants who apply to this posting will be considered for Data Science and Digital Analytics internships.   

Position Summary:  

As an intern on the Data Science or Digital Analytics teams at Securian Financial, you will leverage data to drive business outcomes that align with Securian's Enterprise Data Strategy Vision and Operating Principles. You’ll work closely with business stakeholders to understand their business problems and apply a variety of analysis, visualization, and modeling techniques to address them.  

Depending on the role, you will gain valuable experience using industry standard tools and technologies like R/R Shiny, Python, Tableau, AWS Sagemaker, Adobe Analytics, Adobe Target, etc.  


Responsibilities will vary by role but could include:  

  • Analyze large quantities of structured, semi-structured, and unstructured data into actionable models and insights that drive business outcomes. 
  • Communicate results to business stakeholders in a clear manner with a focus on results 
  • Perform exploratory analysis and visualization of large data sets to identify opportunities and uncover insights for our stakeholders.  
  • Work with a variety of internal stakeholder groups to understand their business challenges and translate them into data science products and solutions.  
  • Partner with Marketing stakeholders to provide campaign tagging, measurement, and analysis support.  
  • Design and implement measurement and testing strategies for a variety of Marketing and Digital stakeholders.  
  • Partner with website agile teams to deploy A/B and multivariate testing across Securian’s websites.  


  • Experience in R/Python or other technologies depending on the role. 
  • Strong communication and collaboration abilities.  
  • Strong problem-solving skills, ability to work independently.  
  • Quick learner that is willing to ‘dig in’ to complex and challenging problems.  
  • Strong technical proficiency and an ability to learn quickly.   
  • Strong moral and ethical compass, ensuring we provide fair, unbiased solutions that don’t harm our customers, associates, or our company/brand.  

    Preferred Qualifications:  

  • Pursuing a degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Marketing or another relevant technical subject. 

    Securian Financial believes in hybrid work as an integral part of our culture. Associates get the benefit of working both virtually and in our offices. If you’re in a commutable distance (90 minutes) you’ll join us 2-3 days each week in our offices to collaborate and build relationships. Our policy allows flexibility for the reality of business and personal schedules. When working in our offices at least two days per week isn’t feasible (vacations, illness, travel, etc.), an eight day per month standard is an option.

    Physical Job Requirements:

  •   A bility to utilize the keyboard, computer and/or mouse for up to 8 hours per day
  •   Ability to work at least 40 hours per week
  •   Ability to utilize the phone and/or virtual meeting platform for 1-4 hours per day

    The physical job requirements described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of jobs.

    Securian Financial has been around for 140 years. We’re committed to giving back to our community, donating 15,000 employee volunteer hours this past year. We also provide extensive resources to our employees for professional development and growth and a number of diverse professional and social opportunities throughout the company. There’s a reason our employees have voted us as a best place to work year after year! In addition:

  •   Generous paid time off. We want you to take time off for whatever matters most to you!
  •   Tuition reimbursement program. We value continuous learning at Securian!
  •   Company-funded pension plan as well as 401K retirement plan – great resources to secure your financial future.
  •   Continuous opportunities for new challenges.
  •   Variety of health plan options as well as dental and vision plans.
  •   Paid maternity/paternity leaves.

    Securian Financial Group, Inc. does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital or familial status, pregnancy, disability, genetic information, political affiliation, veteran status, status in regard to public assistance or any other protected status. If you are a job seeker with a disability and require an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please contact us by email at, by telephone 651-655-5522 (voice), or 711 (Relay/TTY).

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