Thrivent Financial University Recruiting - Infrastructure Engineer Intern in Minneapolis, Minnesota


Our top rated summer internship program is designed to give interns meaningful work in specific functions, providing a deeper understanding of the processes of a Fortune 500 financial services organization. This internship offers interesting challenges, valuable experience, and an opportunity to get to know Thrivent Financial better. This 12 week program is a key piece of Thrivent’s entry level talent program to ensure a strong pipeline of new talent to meet the needs of the organization now and into the future. Our IT Internship Program gives our interns work within the IT environment, providing a hands-on experience within the area of information technology.

Job Description

Position Responsibilities

  • Create innovative technical solutions to solve complex problems

  • Assist in projects in one or more of the following areas: database administration (SQL, DB2, IMS, etc.), systems administration (IBM z/os, Linux, Active Directory), network systems, and/or telecommunications

  • Accountable for getting work done through a team of individuals

  • Proactively mitigate risks for assigned assets, technologies, or platforms

  • Work within a diverse team of skillsets and experience levels to deliver results

  • Provide assistance with other areas of information technologies, and support team members

Position Qualifications

  • Currently a junior in an undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or MIS

  • A track record of excellent academic performance (GPA 3.0+)

  • Self-directed, with strong personal management and organization skills

  • Strong problem identification and problem solving skills

  • Well-developed written and oral communication skills

  • High technical aptitude

  • Solid team player

    Other Critical Factors

  • Ability to intern in our offices full-time during normal business hours

  • Ability to work in the United States for indefinite period without sponsorship

  • Interns coming from greater than 50 miles from campus are eligible for subsidized housing


Minneapolis, Minnesota & Appleton, Wisconsin

Thrivent Financial is a membership organization of Christians. Other Fortune-500 financial companies offer advice, but at Thrivent, we blend faith, finances and generosity to help our members have a healthy relationship with money—because we know that feeling like you have “enough” isn’t directly related to how much you have, it’s about how you use what you have. At Thrivent, we provide financial guidance by looking at money differently—seeing it as a tool; not a goal.

When you join our team, you’ll put your talents to work in amazing ways. You’ll create strategies that help others follow sound financial principles and connect their finances with their values.

You won’t just build your career; you’ll be part of a movement that’s focused on growing, innovating and serving.

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