Farmers Insurance Careers

Database Intern - Summer 2019

Caledonia, Michigan
Information Technology

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1800091B

We are looking for a diverse group of curious, passionate, and hard-working students to join our summer internship program for 2019!  


We are Farmers! 


Farmers Insurance is proudly certified as a Great Place to Work and listed in Forbes’ Best Employers for New Grads in 2018.  At Farmers Insurance, our employees set the tone, drive our strategy, dream of the future, and create world class customer experiences.  Our employees help make Farmers one of the largest insurers of vehicles, homes and small businesses in the United States.  


What you’ll get to do as an intern  


This is an opportunity to work alongside accomplished Insurance professionals and gain valuable skills for your future.  You will learn how we use innovation and technology to drive our business forward.  Through project work, job shadowing, hands on work experience, and exposure to Farmers leadership teams you will expand your knowledge and experience.  


What we’re looking for


  • 10 to 12 week summer internship, 40-hour work week.
  • Rising seniors working toward Bachelors (BS/BA) degree  or entering final year of Masters program (MS/MA).
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Self-motivated individuals with attention to detail and effective time-management skills.
  • Eligible to work in the United States.  


Internship Summary 

  • We are looking for someone with a technical aptitude who understands basic data processing concepts and wants to learn how database technologies support critical business functions.
  • Help with Relational Data Modeling – i.e. understanding the relationships between tables.
  • Create and Evaluate SQL.
  • Learn to create and maintain database schemas for mainframe and distributed databases.
  • Learn to create Stored Procedures and Triggers.
  • Help to monitor and tune the database performance of SQL and Stored Procedures.
  • Learn how to do visual EXPLAINs using IBM’s Data Studio.
  • Create and maintain documentation for database support.
  • Learn mainframe Job Control Language (JCL) and how to analyze mainframe SQL.  



Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.










Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: 11/03/2018