Conagra Brands (http://www.conagrabrands.com/careers)
Conagra Brands has the most energized, highest-impact culture in food. Our people persistently challenge and disrupt marketplace/business conventions and we are respected for our great brands, great food, great margins and consistent results. Conagra Brands, be part of building something BIG.
Who is Conagra Brands?
We are an approximately $8 billion company that combines a rich heritage of making great food with a sharpened focus and entrepreneurial spirit. We’re transforming the way we operate to fulfill what consumers and customers want, in a smart, simple way. We’re modernizing our iconic food brands, leveraging fresh opportunities and adapting to a changing landscape – all with a culture that’s ready to capture growth and drive shareholder value.
What Can You Expect from Your Internship?
Your internship will be an 11-week immersion into Conagra Brands and our Information Technology(IT) organization. Project types:
Analytics - The analytics internship will focus on utilizing our Big Data stack to develop products and solutions to help enrich business processes with greater insights than traditional operational reporting is providing. Throughout the internship, you will be paired with a Conagra mentor who will help connect you to the Advanced Analytics Community. They will also help you to understand cutting edge technology you will be using and provide you with clarity on key goals. Over the course of the summer, you will be tasked with sourcing and leveraging marketing and promotional data in our data lake to mine insights on promotional effectiveness utilizing Python and presenting findings in an interactive Power BI dashboard.
Software Development - As a member of the Development team you will you will play a key role in developing, deploying and supporting Conagra’s critical business applications and participate in a team that provides innovative strategies and initiatives to support growth and operational efficiencies. Throughout your internship you will implement development capabilities, such as continuous integration builds and continuous deployment releases, and you will be tasked with adding functionality to our development pipelines, such as test automation or static code analysis. Whether it's finding new and innovative ways to solve complex business problems, or using the latest technologies to continue to refine and scale our current ecosystem, you will be exposed to a variety of critical business processes and applications. Areas of responsibility may include mobile application design and development, researching and implementing the latest innovations including robotics, artificial intelligence, voice and VR technologies, and internet of things.
End User Computing/Infrastructure/Networking - Participate in a team that provides innovative strategies and initiatives to support growth and operational efficiencies. Areas of responsibility may include helpdesk and operations, end user computing, networking, and performing system configurations. To enhance your overall understanding of our company, we will provide opportunities to network with peers and leaders to gain an appreciation for the breadth of career paths available at Conagra Brands.
Business Relationship Management - The business relationship management internship will focus on working with our precision marketing teams on the implementation of their new CRM (customer relationship management) system. Throughout the internship, you will be working cross functionally with our various marketing teams in an Agile environment to learn their business processes, gather requirements, perform system configurations, and implement cutting edge technology. Participate in a team that provides innovative strategies and initiatives to support growth and operational efficiencies. To enhance your overall understanding of our company, we will provide opportunities to network with peers and leaders to gain an appreciation for the breadth of career paths available at Conagra Brands.
Location: Omaha, NE or Chicago, IL (locations vary by project assignment)
Interns will work 40 hours a week May 25 -August 7, 2020
Housing Assistance will be available to those who do not have housing in Omaha
Social and Professional Development Opportunities, such as Intern Orientation, Lessons from Leaders and a Summer Send Off
Functional and Cross Functional Trainings, Overviews, and Learnings
Assigned dedicated mentor
Intern class of 40+ students from 12+ colleges and universities across the country
Perks such as "dress for your day" attire, 1 p.m. dismissals on Fridays, and free downtown parking
Are You the Right Candidate?
We’re looking for a driven, highly motivated individual who wants to be part of cultivating the most energized, highest impact culture in the food industry. If you are craving an opportunity to build your talents, make a difference, and be empowered to kick start your professional career in a refuse-to-lose environment, then we want to meet you! We encourage you to discover your own potential and we will provide you with unparalleled opportunities to make an impact. Qualified candidates:
Are currently enrolled in a degree program with at least 1 semester remaining after your internship
Are graduating in Fall 2020 or Spring 2021.
Are pursuing a degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or similar majors best suited for this position
Minimum 3.0 GPA required
Strong interest in technology and enjoys solving problems with analytical solutions
R or Python- Classes focused on prepping, combining and mining data. Statistics and a working knowledge of data science applications a plus.
Experience writing SQL. Exposure to Big Data technologies like Hadoop, Hive, Spark, etc… a plus.
Dashboard and report development experience
High learning agility
Must attach a resume to your application and should indicate anticipated graduation date and current GPA
Must not require visa sponsorship now or in the future and must be authorized to work in the United States
Conagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer.
The information contained above is a broad summary of the IT INTERNSHIP and is subject to change.
Conagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status, disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any other characteristic or status protected by national, federal, state or local law.