Internship – Information Technology Business Analyst Summer 2019
Business Unit: Government Services
Requisition Number: 239120
Primary Location: United States-Virginia-Reston
Assignment Category: Full-time temporary
Experience Level: Entry level
Education Required Level: None
Travel Required: No
Government Technologies, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Siemens, uniquely
qualified to perform work for the U.S. Government. We are focused on enhancing
the safety and security of the nation's assets and infrastructure, as well as
assisting to improve operational and energy performance.
As an independent U.S. company with its own Board of Directors, SGT maintains a unique relationship with Siemens. We are able to leverage resources of professionals world-wide with demonstrated domain expertise and proven past performance to manage large-scale, mission critical programs. The future of SGT is bright. By integrating world-class people, process, products and technology, SGT is expanding its role as an important part of our nation's security.
We offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, along with the opportunity to grow your career with a well established company.
For more information, please visit: http://www.siemensgovt.com/
The Siemens Government Technologies Internship Program enables college students to explore stimulating career possibilities in the government contracting environment. As an intern of Siemens Government Technologies, you will be given individual and group assignments that are designed to provide you with experience in a corporate environment and develop your business acumen.
Siemens Government Technologies IT organization is looking for an Business Analyst intern, that will focus on improving the success within a business function by analyzing data, discovering and solving real world problems, and building metrics and business cases to improve internal and external partner experiences. The candidate can expect a mixture of on-the-job and real world exposure of not only the business of IT, but other cross-functional business operations during the internship period. Successful candidates will demonstrate our leadership principles: a bias for action; partner-centricity; flexibility; analytical ability; the drive to own, build, and grow; along with the ability to have a little bit of fun.
- Enable effective decision making by analyzing data from multiple sources and compiling it into a digestible and actionable format.
- Identify process and system improvement opportunities by monitoring existent metrics, analyzing data and partnering with internal teams
- Driving customer experience enhancement projects
The expertise the candidate will develop in the role:
Ability to break down and solve complex problems
Develop high impact and scalable solutions
Translate massive data sets into actionable business results
Expand feature sets globally
Build strategy on optimizing business processes
Cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher preferred
Rising junior or above
Currently pursuing a bachelor s degree in business, finance, economics, information systems, Engineering or related field.
Basic to advanced knowledge of programming/development elements and languages
Excel and other open-source/COTs database skills (including but not limited to vlookup, Write/edit VBA, SQL queries/write)
Ability to deal with ambiguity
Good organizational skills, including prioritization and time management
Propensity to be self-motivated/self-guided (manager will be remote from Reston office)
Demonstrated ability to collaborate with others on projects and assignments to achieve optimal results.
Ability to quickly learn the SGT business and understand the value proposition to SGT.
Proficient with Microsoft Office Programs.
Creativity in problem solving and alternative solutions.
Proven ability to present information in both 1 on 1 and large group settings.
Strong communication skills
Ability to meet deadlines and schedules
This position will be based in Reston, VA.