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Information Technology Internship


Zurich is currently looking for an Intern to support our IT Infrastructure & Operations Management team for Summer of 2022 out of our Schaumburg, IL offices.


This intern will work under immediate supervision and perform requested tasks alongside professionals who perform these roles. Generally, this position is part of a summer program with an assigned mentor. 


Primary project you will work on:

  • Supporting End User Technology transformation projects
  • Network and application monitoring modernization and capability enhancement
  • ZNA communications with IT team


You will learn:           

  • Working collaboratively across IT functions in North America
  • Project Management
  • Understanding high-level service desk operations
  • Service-Now customer support tool for extracting and analyzing data
  • Communication and expectation setting and an understanding of the various roles and responsibilities of an IT organization
  • Time management and self-direction in a fast-paced environment


Other development opportunities:

  • Networking/telecom
  • O365 productivity tools
  • Cloud operations
  • End User technologies and support
  • Infrastructure and cloud deployment
  • Process definition and improvement
  • Leadership
  • Communication skills in a business environment


Basic Qualifications:

  • Actively pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Business, Management Information Systems, business analytics or related field
  • Currently enrolled in a bachelor’s program and will be enrolled in the fall of 2022
  • Two or more years of college coursework (should be a rising Junior or Senior)
  • Be legally eligible to work in the U.S indefinitely   

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum cumulative current grade point average of 3.0 (current could mean last semester GPA)
  • Knowledge of Management Information Systems
  • Knowledge of  Data Analytics, Systems Analysis and Design, Managerial Decision Modeling
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office; ability to analyze large amounts of data and identify trends, categories, anomalies, etc.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills 
  • Problem solving skills in customer focused environment 
  • Quick Learner
  • Collaborative
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently as needed

A future with Zurich

Now is the time to move forward and make a difference. At Zurich, we want you to share your unique perspectives, experiences and ideas so we can grow and drive sustainable change together. As part of a leading global organization, Zurich North America has over 148 years of experience managing risk and supporting resilience. Today, Zurich North America is a leading provider of commercial property-casualty insurance solutions and a wide range of risk management products and services for businesses and individuals. We serve more than 25 industries, from agriculture to technology, and we insure 90% of the Fortune 500®. Our growth strategy is not limited to our business. As an employer, we strive to provide ongoing career development opportunities, and we foster an environment where voices are diverse, behaviors are inclusive, actions drive equity, and our people feel a sense of belonging. Be a part of the next evolution of the insurance industry. Join us in building a brighter future for our colleagues, our customers and the communities we serve. Zurich maintains a comprehensive employee benefits package for employees as well as eligible dependents and competitive compensation. Please click here to learn more.


As a global company, Zurich recognizes the diversity of our workforce as an asset. We recruit talented people from a variety of backgrounds with unique perspectives that are truly welcome here. Taken together, diversity and inclusion bring us closer to our common goal: exceeding our customers’ expectations. Zurich does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status. EOE disability/vet 


Zurich does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Any unsolicited resume will become the property of Zurich American Insurance. If you are a preferred vendor, please use our Recruiting Agency Portal for resume submission. 


Location(s): AM - Schaumburg

Remote Working: No

Schedule: Full Time


Linkedin Recruiter Tag: #LI-MD1 

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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