Lay the groundwork for a dynamic future with an industry leader. At Kaiser Permanente, you’ll forge lasting relationships with colleagues across the organization while enjoying the opportunity to grow your experience and hone your expertise on assignments that have real impact. Our interns have worked on everything from analyzing financial software and developing new marketing strategies, to designing mobile apps and helping clinicians improve care delivery. We want you to get the most out of your time here and will give you projects that challenge you to think freely, question thoroughly, and explore deeply.
Contributing to a designated project or initiative to meet a KP business objective.
Report development and analytics.
Project management – planning, execution, and measurement.
Learning new applications needed to complete assignments or support the execution of business objectives.
Job shadowing in other functional areas.
Performing additional duties as required.
Kaiser Permanente is launching a new Human Capital Management (HCM) Cloud technology in late 2018.This system enables employees, managers and HR professionals to more quickly and easily access Human Resources services and conduct HR transactions. Our goal is to evolve our HR systems and capabilities to support the people of Kaiser Permanente in focusing their attention on deliver on on our mission of high-quality, affordable health care to our patients and members.
Graduate interns will be staffed based on previous experience, skills and training in support of the larger HCM Program effort. The Program will be looking to staff interns in the areas of our Project Management Office, Product Management Office and / or Change Management team, where significant work is well underway in support of our project timelines. Specific project / work assignments will be aligned to business needs and applicant profiles.
Desired Skill Set:
Curious and inquisitive
Able to work in teams and autonomously
Adaptable and flexible – able to take direction from multiple individuals and groups
Able work in a fast paced and, at times, ambiguous environment
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated ability to conduct and interpret qualitative and quantitative analyses
Plus qualities and characteristics:
Project management training/education/skills
Business process improvement training/education/skills
Strategic and/or operational analysis and planning, analytical techniques
Internships can be either full or part-time depending on qualified candidate course work and schedule. Start date – early to mid-September 2017
Internships will last 5-6 months
Pursuing a graduate degree or have completed a graduate program from an accredited university within the last year.
Bachelor’s degree required.
License, Certification, Registration
Aptitude to perform data and process analytics and formulating solutions.
Working knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
3.0 GPA or above
Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills
Proven ability to build effective working relationships as well as strong interpersonal skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to learn quickly and experience producing high quality work in short periods of time.