About our intern program:
Our competitive intern program offers interns exposure to the business world and a meaningful work experience. Interns are treated as valuable team members while learning from experienced professionals in a collaborative, fun and dynamic environment. Baird’s summer intern program activities include an Intern Welcome Event, professional development, networking with leaders and associates, and many other informal events. Our interns have the opportunity to use a Baird Cares Day, a paid day to volunteer in the community. They are also eligible to apply for scholarships. Our mentor program gives interns an opportunity to network throughout Baird and learn about all the areas of the firm.


IT has a track record of success with interns across their various teams, all who have the ability to directly contribute to the success of the department.  Interns apply knowledge gained in the classroom to develop relevant professional experience while developing meaningful relationships.  We look for highly motivated individuals who are proactive, eager to learn and ready to contribute.

Our IT Data Team works collaboratively to build and deliver data solutions for our client in a continuous learning environment.

Internship Location, Availability and Hours:
This position will be based out of our Downtown Milwaukee, Madison West, Chicago, or Louisville office, but we are flexible on intern location and able to accommodate a remote work arrangement. The intern must be able to work part-time during the school semesters, 15-20 hours per week, and full time during the summer, 37.5-40 hours per week. We are seeking a student who can start in May 2023.

As a Data & Analytics Intern, you will:

  • Focus on data analytics, profiling, modeling, visualization, data integration, and delivery
  • Gain exposure to critical business data problems that help drive decisions
  • Be embedded in our Data & Analytics team to deliver data solutions for clients
  • Experience Baird’s culture by shadowing current team members. Receive mentorship from an experienced team member and partner with a manager on professional development
  • Collaborate with fellow interns to identify and propose a value-driven, firm-wide initiative to Baird Leadership


What we look for:

  • Pursuing Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Systems, Information Technology Management, Data Science, or related degree. Targeting May 2024 or later graduation dates
  • Experience with data analysis, data profiling, data modeling, SQL, SSIS (or other ETL development tool is a plus)
  • Have a general interest and passion for data
  • Possess a natural curiosity in understanding the application of technology and data to solve business problems
  • Positive attitude, proactive in seeking additional work, and strong initiative
  • Detail oriented and exhibits organizational, time management, and problem solving skills


What makes this opportunity great: 

  • Interns apply knowledge gained in the classroom to develop relevant professional experience while developing meaningful relationships
  • Opportunity to work for a company on Computerworld’s “Best Places to Work For” list with a collaborative culture that values diverse backgrounds and perspectives while emphasizing teamwork and a strong sense of partnership

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