Actuarial Analyst - Summer 2020 Internship

Job Description

  
We are Farmers!
 

Farmers Insurance Group is one of the premier property and casualty insurers in the United States, with operations nationwide and corporate headquarters located in the greater Los Angeles, CA (Woodland Hills) area. Farmers has been independently certified as a Great Place to Work based on its high-trust, high-performance workplace culture. Extensive development opportunities are available through the award-winning University of Farmers, named by Training Magazine as a top 10 corporate training organization in the world.

 
Job Summary 
 
We are currently hiring for our summer 2020 interns!

We are looking for a diverse group of curious, passionate, and hard-working students from quantitative academic fields to partake in our paid internship program. The program is highly collaborative and immersive, with interns working on real business problems that can span multiple business units within the complex insurance landscape.

 

But it won't be all work! Our Executive leadership often host lunches with interns to discuss career aspirations, and there will be a multitude of social gatherings throughout the summer.


 

Job Function

Interns will work alongside project mentors within the interactive Scrum framework (including daily stand-ups), and weekly sync-ups with project leads will help further contextualize the work. Over the course of the summer, interns will ultimately build a minimum viable product (MVP) and have a capstone opportunity to present those findings to the Farmers leadership team.

  • 10 to 12 week summer internship, 40-hour work week


Amenities

  • Future full-time opportunities may be available for high performers
  • State-of-the-art facility with cafeteria, fitness center/shower, walking trails nearby, etc.
  • Walking distance to the Village in Woodland Hills, an open air shopping/dining center
 
Education Requirements 
  • Must meet one of the following:
    • Rising senior working toward Bachelors (BS/BA) degree in scientific/quantitative field
    • Entering final year of Masters program (MS/MA) in scientific/quantitative field
  • Must be eligible for full-time employment between December 2020 and September 2021
 
Preferred Skills & Abilities 
  • Candidates should have proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and exposure to at least one programming language (e.g., VBA, SQL, Python, R, Tableau)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Ability to manipulate and analyze data to address and solve business problems
  • Willingness to independently learn and make an impact within a team environment
 
Preferred Skills & Abilities 
  • Actuarial interns should have proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and exposure to at least one programming language (e.g., VBA, SQL, Python, R, Tableau)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Ability to manipulate and analyze data to address and solve business problems
  • Willingness to independently learn and make an impact within a team environment
 
Physical Actions 
 

Required job duties are essentially sedentary in nature, consisting of occasional walking, standing, lifting and/or carrying ten pounds maximum.

 
Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.
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Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: 11/25/2019