IT Analyst Internship-Summer 2022 in West Des Moines, IA at Athene Holding

Date Posted: 10/6/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are Athene. At Athene, we are driven to do more. We are a leading retirement services company that issues, reinsures and acquires retirement savings products designed for the increasing number of individuals and institutions seeking to fund retirement needs. We see every day as a new opportunity to measure ourselves against the best - and then we don't stop until we've set the bar even higher. We're ready to help you achieve more.


Working at Athene is more than an internship— it’s a game changer for your career. Being an intern at Athene is seeing your idea come into fruition through collaborating with a team. It’s doing meaningful work with talented people. All internships are designed for you to create innovative solutions for our customers and the industry. Our internships are about making a difference in our workplace and communities. We are seeking intern candidates who are passionate about promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion and corporate social responsibility in the workplace, workforce, and marketplace. Athene is committed to providing the best internship experience. The internship experience includes professional development, networking, and a paid furnished housing option.

Key goals of the internship include an introduction to the insurance industry as well as a broad understanding of how data analysis supports business decisions. Interns will support the actuarial staff by performing tasks that contribute to the company’s key objectives and decision-making processes. Qualified candidates must be enrolled at an accredited college or university for Fall term 2022.


  • Assist the team in gathering information and testing new system changes
  • Responsible for assisting full time staff with various initiatives within the actuarial and information technology departments
  • Performing analysis to assess quality and meaning of data
  • Gathers, organizes, and interprets data from the database to provide reports to, and answer questions
  • Assists in Data Governance by defining data and identifying data lineage
  • Promote and build efficiencies and process improvements for application related activities
  • Provide strong documentation over processes and data analysis performed

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Pursuit of four-year degree in Management Information Systems, Statistics, Mathematics, Data Analytics, Computer Science, Information Technology, or other related field required
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work independently and effectively meet deadlines
  • Experience with SQL, Python, or Tableau is preferred
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite is preferred

NOTE:  Successful candidate will be required to complete a pre-employment background check.

Drive. Discipline. Confidence. Focus. Commitment.  Learn more about working at Athene.

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Athene celebrates diversity, is committed to inclusion and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.

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