Employee Communications Intern (Summer 2021)

University Recruiting San Francisco, California

Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to remove barriers between data and action so customers can thrive in the Data Age. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, we’re committed to our work, our customers, having fun, and most importantly to each other’s success. Learn more about Splunk careers and how you can become a part of our journey!


In this role you will support the team that leads awareness and engagement with the people who drive Splunk’s success the most: our people. Working with our cross-functional Splunk Comms and Engagement teams you will partner on existing programs, and bring new ideas to build the Splunk culture and elevate Splunk as an employer of choice. A great opportunity to work across many functions, with our Exec Leadership and thousands of passionate Splunkers in bringing our Splunk story to life.


  • Prepare, proof-read and edit employee communication materials, including presentations, intranet content, Slack posts and emails.
  • Contribute to the employee communications editorial calendar.
  • Identify and develop engaging content to post to the Splunk intranet and refresh the homepage on a weekly basis.
  • Analyze employee communications metrics to measure effectiveness of communications.

Skill Requirements

  • Organized and articulate, with impeccable attention to detail; strong interpersonal skills
  • Undergraduate with 1-2 years of writing and editing experience
  • Team player who is willing to pitch in on a variety of projects
  • Strong project management skills; deadline driven and able to juggle multiple tasks and priorities
  • Must be a proficient writer and proofreader with knowledge of the fundamentals of writing, grammar, syntax, AP Style, and punctuation.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced team environment while maintaining a positive attitude, sense of humor, curiosity and a desire to learn.
  • Excellent PowerPoint skills.

Education Requirements

  • Currently pursing their Bachelor's degree

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Thank you for your interest in Splunk!