Data Engineer Intern at PlanSource

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Employer: PlanSource

Expires: 05/12/2020

Summary – Data Engineer Intern  PlanSource is a high-growth software company headquartered in Orlando, Florida, with offices in Salt Lake City, Minneapolis, Grand Rapids MI, and Charleston SC. We are looking to provide college students with an internship opportunity to gain real-world experience in developing, deploying, and maintaining data pipelines and enterprise data sets while receiving mentorship from highly experienced industry professionals.  PlanSource is part of the Vista Equity Partners portfolio of companies. Together, we are working to reinvent the employee benefits administration landscape. Our talented associates benefit from this partnership through increased capital for strategic investments, access to exceptional toolkits, best practices and resources for success, and strong cultural and value alignment focused on talent development and growth.  This is your time to shine. Our Product interns are considered full-time employees by their peers–in fact, in our collaborative culture, you find plenty of opportunities to make impactful contributions to our Product Team. Under the supervision of our staff, the Associate Data Engineer Intern can expect to support engineering and data science teams on our data initiatives, ensuring data is accurate and reliable and that pipelines are running regularly. You should be self-motivated and comfortable supporting the needs of multiple teams, systems, and products. About the Data Science Intern  This is an ideal opportunity for someone who wants to learn our data engineering process from early concept to deployment, and to expand and optimize data and data pipeline architecture, data flow, and data collection for cross-functional teams. We foster an environment that empowers small teams to collaboratively set the direction of our solutions.  In addition, you’ll need the following:  ·        Enrolled in junior year or higher at a college/university ·        Working towards a BS in a quantitative discipline such as statistics, mathematics, engineering, computer science, or physics·        Strong problem-solving and communication skills·        Some experience with SQL and at least one programming language·        Some experience with Unix-like operating systems·        A desire to take ambiguous problems and see them through to the finish line It would be cool if you were/had:  ·        Some experience with Python·        Some experience with or understanding of the AWS tech stack·        Organized and detail oriented. You have time management down to a science, great follow through on tasks, and superior organizational skills. ·        Analytical. You pursue insights that provide thoughtful answers to complex problems. ·        Inquisitive. Innovative and resourceful, you are constantly looking for ways to improve upon things. ·        Collaborative. Our collaborative environment fosters a supportive team dynamic based on continual feedback.  What We Offer  •     The opportunity to work for a fast growing, established technology company, but work side-by-side with a small, dynamic team of talented professionals. •     Fast-paced environment with big goals and the opportunity to make a big impact (no bureaucracy). •     An awesome work environment for creative professionals.  Top ten reasons to come to PlanSource:  #10: Join the Vista Family. In March 2019, Vista Equity Partners acquired PlanSource, marking a new phase a growth. Vista’s portfolio of technology and software companies collectively make up the 4th largest software ecosystem in the world with “intraportfolio” career advancement opportunities and have structures in place to leverage shared learnings from across the ecosystem.  #9: We are on a roll. Be part of a winning team – Thousands of employers and millions of consumers use the PlanSource Platform for benefits shopping, enrollment, billing and ongoing administration.  #8: Success is rewarded. With more than just a pat on the back, your success is recognized and rewarded. We take care of our employees in every way we can, with comprehensive benefits, cool perks, fun offices … and no-holds-barred Nerf wars.  #7: You can grow and develop professionally. PlanSource has a great track record of internal promotions and also filling open positions within the company.  #6: We give you the support you need. Different departments support you and provide you with the access and tools you need to succeed.  #5: Our business model is strong. With a leveraged sales model, our network of partners helps the organization succeed.  #4: Strong partnerships fuel your success. National partnerships with leading insurance carriers such as Aflac, Cigna, Guardian, MetLife, Guardian and Unum provide a competitive advantage and added credibility.  #3: The benefits industry is on fire. Legislation including the ACA has created an urgent and pervasive need in the marketplace for our technology.  #2: PlanSource has the right product. Show off our sophisticated cloud-based technology that meets the needs of even the most complex benefit programs.  #1: PlanSource is the right company. Join an up-and-coming high-growth technology company that is well funded and values its employees and their families.