Summer 2024 Intern - IT Product Management, Business Technology
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Behind the scenes at Salesforce, you’ll find a team of stars powering technology for our employees. The Business Technology team provides a suite of services to help build, run, and transform enterprise applications. The trusted, smart, and scalable technologies we develop mean that our employees can focus on delivering the very best to Salesforce’s customers.
As a Summer 2024 - IT Product Management Intern within Business Technology (BT), you will rotate regularly to new tasks, depending on demand, which offers you a unique opportunity to gain experience across the full range of what Business Technology does, within the camaraderie of one team spanning our offices across the globe.
Our ideal candidate is interested in designing solutions for our employees to use Salesforce software products in innovative new ways to do their best work. IT Product Management Interns play an important role in Agile teams by gathering requirements from end-users and communicating with engineers to deliver the right product features to meet these user needs.
Analyze data, conduct surveys, participate in focus groups and other meetings to facilitate the gathering of business needs and requirements
Write functional specifications for new capabilities based on users’ needs
Clearly document and communicate to engineers the information they need for the design of the solutions.
Keep pace with evolving business requirements and be willing to work directly with engineers in designing the best possible solution.
Write User Stories and Acceptance Criteria.
Use Agile and Iterative methodologies during the Software development lifecycle (SDLC).
Follow up on cross-functional coordination and scheduling with other teams
Requirements: (At this time, we are only accepting Bachelor-level students)
Currently working towards an undergraduate degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, Business or other relevant majors. (Please note, to be eligible for an internship, you must be returning to school for at least one quarter/semester after the internship is completed)
Excellent spoken and written communication skills
Receptive listening skills. Willing to ask questions to get to a full understanding of what end-users need and why
A keen attention to detail
Able to follow up diligently to get tasks completed
A self-starter, highly motivated, able to shift directions quickly when priorities change
Willing to receive direction and guidance within a team environment, adopt and develop best practices and overcome obstacles with creative technical solutions.
Excellent team player able to work with virtual and global cross-functional teams
A solid understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) covering business process analysis, requirements and design, data modeling, detailed functional design, test planning, and UAT execution
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