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Labs Scouting Analyst Internship

Are you ready to join the industry leader? State Farm is looking to add a group of rockstar students to our Summer Labs Internship Program! Our Labs Team is at the forefront of innovation, and we are offering our Interns the opportunity to do real-world work and collaborate with our teams as we build State Farm’s future. As a Fortune 50 Company, we only hire the best – we cannot wait for you to join our team!

We Are Looking For the Following 

·         Current Juniors & Seniors majoring in business, marketing, entrepreneurship, computer science, or related field

·         GPA 3.2/4.0 preferred qualification

·         Problem-solver mindset, and initiative to drive change

·         Effective communication skills, both oral and written

·         Ability to work in team environment

·         Demonstrated ability to effectively analyze and execute professional level work


What You Can Expect:

·         Researching startups with secondary sources

·         Analyzing qualitative information from disparate sources

·         Conducting market scans of emergent technologies, approaches, and/or business models

·         Identify technology, trends, companies, as well as relevant products & services that could provide opportunities for State Farm.

·         Build and maintain key relationships within Labs and across State Farm.

·         Produce reports and presentations on research findings and scouting projects intended for a variety of audiences.

·         Manage and maintain exploratory and scouting tools and resources.

·         Participate in complex work assignments and contributes to deliverables or strategic assignments.

·         Collaborate with other analysts on completing their assignments.

·         Conduct secondary technology research and analysis including trends identification, examining company structure, financials, key people, business strategy, technology, intellectual property and partnerships.

·         Handle multiple priorities and work efforts at one time.

·         Complete meeting follow-up and tracking of different start-ups and companies involved in scouting engagements.

·         Develop and generate reports, business summaries, and metrics.

·         Handle incoming contact management and packaging of information for review.

·         Handle NDA confirmation, initiation, and filing with Purchasing.

·         Coordinate events, demo days, and networking opportunities for internal and external partners.


Our internship will occur between May 17th, 2021 - July 30th, 2021.

Selected interns will work approx. 38.75 hours/week

Internship Location – 835 Page Mill Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94304-1011

Last day to apply: 10/1


What’s In It For You:

·         Competitive pay and a relaxed dress code

·         Direct experience you can leverage for you future career

·         An opportunity to learn and network with industry-leading influencers

·         A Learning Environment: Mentoring and Development to help you succeed

·         We love to give back! Being involved in volunteer opportunities to give back to the community

·         A culture that embraces Diversity and Inclusion - it is simply the right thing to do!


State Farm
Palo Alto, CA