We exist to help people achieve financial clarity. At Thrivent, we believe money is a tool, not a goal. Driven by a higher purpose at our core, we are committed to providing financial advice, investments, insurance, banking and generosity programs to help people make the most of all they’ve been given. At our heart, we are a membership-owned fraternal organization, as well as a holistic financial services organization, dedicated to serving the unique needs of our clients. We focus on their goals and priorities, guiding them toward financial choices that will help them live the life they want today-and tomorrow.
OUR INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
Our top-rated summer internship program is designed to give college students relevant work experience in specific functions, providing a deeper understanding of the processes of a Fortune 500 organization. The program offers interesting challenges, valuable experience, and an opportunity to get to know Thrivent. This 12-week internship is a key piece of Thrivent’s entry-level talent program to ensure a strong talent pipeline to meet the needs of the organization now and into the future. The internship program offers assignments to refine your skills and experience while giving you exposure to multiple business areas.
Systematic Alpha’s intern program gives students the opportunity to work closely with quantitative investment professionals managing over $10 billion in global equity assets. Interns learn to take the skills they have acquired in school and apply them to real-world investment problems.
Responsibilities will include one of more of the following:
Follow the latest research in quantitative equity investment, and implement/test research ideas in relevant research papers
Evaluate the quality, completeness and relevance of data to consider for inclusion in quantitative models
Program factors and test their efficacy in forecasting equity returns
Use natural language processing algorithms to convert text or audio transcriptions into structured, quantifiable data
Develop tools to assist portfolio managers in portfolio construction, risk management and return attribution
REQUIRED JOB QUALIFICATIONS
Completed first year of MBA, Master of Financial Mathematics, or similar graduate program
Undergraduate degree in Finance, mathematics, computer science or another STEM field
Strong programming skills in Matlab, R or Python. Experience using SQL.
ADDITIONAL PROGRAM INFORMATION
Offering competitive compensation
Full intern event program including development, networking, and social activities.
Interns coming from greater than 50 miles from school or home location are eligible for a relocation stipend.
Thrivent provides Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military or veteran status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable local, state, or federal law. This policy applies to all employees and job applicants.
Thrivent is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation, please let us know by sending an email to email@example.com or call 800-847-4836 and request Human Resources.
At Thrivent, we believe money is a tool, not a goal. Driven by a higher purpose at our core, we are committed to providing financial advice, investments, insurance, banking and generosity programs to help people make the most of all they’ve been given. At our heart, we are a membership-owned fraternal organization, as well as a holistic financial services organization, dedicated to serving the unique needs of our customers. We focus on their goals and priorities, guiding them toward financial choices that will help them live the life they want today-and tomorrow.
For over 100 years, Thrivent has been helping people build their financial futures and live more generous lives. Today, it’s a Fortune 500 company that offers a full range of expert financial solutions, serving more than 2 million customers, as well as the communities in which they live and work.
Thrivent fosters a diverse workforce to serve our diverse clientele, reflecting a wide range of backgrounds and experiences. If you’re intrigued about our work and the possibility of becoming part of it, we invite you to visit Thrivent.com to learn more. You won’t just build a career; you’ll be part of an organization focused on growing, innovating, and serving.