Founded in 1985, SelectQuote provides solutions that help consumers protect their most valuable assets: their families, health and property. The company pioneered the model of providing unbiased comparisons from multiple, highly rated insurance companies allowing consumers to choose the policy and terms that best meet their unique needs. Two foundational pillars underpin SelectQuote’s success: a strong force of highly trained and skilled agents, who provide consultative needs analysis for every consumer, and proprietary technology that sources and routes high-quality leads. The company has three core business lines: SelectQuote Senior, SelectQuote Life and SelectQuote Auto and Home. SelectQuote Senior, the largest and fastest-growing business, serves the needs of a demographic that sees 10,000 people turn 65 each day with a range of Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplement plans.

Job Summary:

SelectQuote is looking to hire Information Technology Interns to join our Business Analyst team in the Project Management Organization for the summer of 2022. This opportunity will give participating individuals help facilitate the SLDC process, learn ways to organize sprints, and participate in standup and scrum meetings. This intern will write translate business requirements into technical stories to hand off for creation of software features.

As a member of the SelectQuote IT Team, the IT Intern will have the opportunity to learn and communicate the needs of the business to many different IT teams and help coordinate the promotion of new software features. The IT Intern will work directly with the Managers and members of the IT team, as well as other stakeholders who work with technology around Select Quote. This internship will prepare the candidate for future work in the field of IT by equipping them to leverage a variety of tools and techniques to answer business questions. This is a paid position.

Responsibilities & Rotations:

  • Creating User Stories within Jira
  • Using and reading Jira dashboards
  • Creating and maintaining relevant documentation that includes but is not limited to attendance of design and architecture Meetings, and application design
  • Maintaining and monitoring project plans and project schedules.
  • Organizing, attending and participating in stakeholder meetings.
  • Conducting meetings with business stakeholders to identify requirements
  • Participating in daily stand ups, backlog grooming, story pointing and sprint planning meetings.

What You Need to be Successful:

  • Currently enrolled in Junior or Senior year of college/university
  • Degree focused in Computer Science, Information Systems, Data Science, Analytics, Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering
  • Relevant previous internship experience or the completion of a project that demonstrates aptitude for programming and data analysis
  • Solid organizational skills, including multitasking and time-management
  • Strong client-facing and teamwork skills
  • Ability to work independently and with a team
  • Strong communication skills and attention to detail

Benefits:

It’s an exciting time to join SelectQuote. We became a publicly traded company in 2020 with the first 100% virtual IPO (non-biotech) in American history. We have also been recognized nationally on the 2021 Top Workplaces USA list and by the Kansas City Business Journal as a 2020 Best Places to Work honoree.


Full-time employees are eligible for medical, dental, vision, voluntary short-term disability, company-paid long term disability, company-paid life insurance and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D), 401(k) + company match and 100% vesting after 4 years, discretionary profit sharing, employee stock purchase program (espp), paid time off, floating holidays, paid maternity leave, paid parental bonding leave, tuition reimbursement, jury duty pay, work from home stipend, and other paid leaves vary based on work location.