INTERN - Marketing - Operations & Data

Marketing United States


Role:  
   
Marketing – Operations & Data  
   
Overview:  
Forescout Technologies is one of the hottest cybersecurity companies on the planet and we are seeking ambitious and energetic future leaders to participate in our ASPIRE - 2024 Intern Program. Our interns will join teams that are shaping the cybersecurity landscape and are given the opportunity to work on projects that will have a real impact. This is your chance to show off your skills, work in one of the most exciting and relevant technology fields around, and pave the way for an exciting career opportunity – we want applicants who are looking to earn a spot at Forescout upon graduation. And you will have a ton of fun along the way!

  
At Forescout, we value and embrace diversity, equality, and collaboration.  We hope that our FY24 ASPIRE Cohort will be a direct reflection of those values.  
  
The ASPIRE Intern Program is designed to immerse you in a team environment from which you will gain hands-on experience, knowledge, mentorship, and professional skills that will catapult your career.  You will work daily within your host team as well as participate in weekly fun and insightful activities created specifically for our intern cohort.  Your program will conclude with the presentation of your final project presented to our executives by you and a representative from your host team.    
  
Program Details and Requirements:  
  • 8-week paid summer intern program located in the U.S. (remote eligible).
  • Interns will have an opportunity to earn income while at Forescout and will be paid $20 per hour for a maximum of 30 hours per week for the duration of the program.
  • Must be at least a junior in college or equivalent trade or technical school. 
  • Must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher (and be able to provide their transcript) 
  • Must live in the location of the internship opportunity.
What you bring to the table:  
  • Agility of Learning – The ability to absorb new information readily and to put it into practice effectively.
  • Problem-Solving - Identifies problems and uses logic, judgment, and data to evaluate alternatives and recommend solutions to achieve the desired organizational goal or outcome.
  • Teamwork - Works with and helps others to accomplish objectives.
  • Interpersonal Relations - Develops and maintains effective relationships with others; relates well to people from varied backgrounds and in different situations; shows understanding, courtesy, tact, empathy, concern, and politeness.
What you will gain from this internship:   
  • Learning Various Marketing Functions: Interns will have the opportunity to gain exposure to and learn about various marketing functions as they take on a central role in marketing data analysis. This includes understanding how data analysis supports functions. Interns will see firsthand how data-driven insights impact decision-making across the marketing spectrum.
  • Data Analysis Skills: The intern will develop strong data analysis skills by working on real marketing data sets. They will learn how to clean, organize, and analyze data using tools like Excel, databases, and BI, to extract actionable insights.
  • Marketing Analytics Knowledge: The intern will gain a deep understanding of marketing analytics concepts and techniques, such as customer segmentation, ROI analysis, A/B testing, and attribution modeling.
  • Data Visualization: The intern will learn how to create compelling data visualizations using tools like Excel, sales and marketing systems, and BI tools.
  • Communication Skills: The intern will enhance their ability to communicate complex data findings to non-technical stakeholders, making data-driven recommendations and insights more accessible and actionable.
  
Must-Have Skill Requirements:  
  • SQL: Knowledge of SQL for querying databases, extracting data, and performing data transformations.
  • Advanced Excel Functions: Proficiency in using advanced Excel functions such as VLOOKUP, INDEX-MATCH, SUMIFS, and pivot tables for data analysis.
  • Attention to Detail: A keen eye for detail to ensure data accuracy and reliability.
  • Communication: Strong verbal and written communication skills to explain complex findings clearly.
   
Nice-to-Have Skill Requirements:  
  • Scripting Languages: Competence in scripting languages like Python or R for data analysis, automation, and modeling tasks.
  • Data Visualization: Experience with data visualization tools like Tableau, Power BI, or data visualization libraries in Python.
  • Marketing Knowledge: A background or coursework in marketing or digital marketing can be beneficial but is not mandatory.
  • Market Research Skills: Knowledge of market research methodologies, surveys, and competitive analysis techniques to enhance understanding of customer behavior and market trends.
  
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EEO Statement:  
Forescout Technologies is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, gender, gender identity or expression, age, marital or domestic partner status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws, regulations, or ordinances.  
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Forescout Technologies is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We value and embrace diversity, equality, inclusion, and collaboration at the core of our “One Team” philosophy. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.