Los Angeles, CA – Santa Monica, CA

Consulting | Design | Development | Launch

Enterprise | OTT Media Platforms | Ecommerce | Health-Care Tech

Business Analyst (Internship)

About Us

Sidebench is a modern digital innovation lab and venture studio offering strategy, design, and development across a wide range of technologies and platforms. Located just outside of Santa Monica, we cater to innovative enterprise companies and top new ventures seeking product strategy, bringing them the strategic value of enterprise-level management consulting, the technical chops of systems integration specialists, all combined with the UX-first approach of a seasoned product team.

About The Opportunity

We are looking for a sharp Business Analyst Intern to work 2-3 days per week (paid, hourly) during the first half of 2017 (or during spring semester if you are in school).

As a Business Analyst, you will be responsible for providing project support in a wide variety of areas, including requirements gathering and documentation, research, and quality assurance. You must be able to quickly grasp technical concepts, understand business problems, conduct thorough research, and provide organized, detailed documentation that will ultimately drive value for our clients and the Sidebench management and project teams.

This is an excellent opportunity for a smart, hungry, tech enthusiast who is interested in digital product development, product and project management, and digital business strategy in general. We are a motivated, clever, and fun group of digital junkies, and you should be too.

Responsibilities

  • Provide research and support in one or more of the following areas:

    • Research (digging deep to present potential solutions or better understand something as it pertains to business development or project delivery efforts)

    • Functional (soliciting, organizing, and documenting functional requirements for our client projects)

    • Technical (understanding and analyzing best possible platforms, technologies, themes, etc. for a given set of functional requirements)

    • Quality assurance (compiling use cases and designing and implementing test plans)

  • Assist Sidebench’s project leads with planning and executing projects

  • Assist with ‘Office Manager’ duties from time to time

  • Never stop looking for ways to make Sidebench better

Requirements

  • Strong interest in technology, digital products, and the internet and the desire to learn more

  • Ability to produce detailed and well-organized documentation (have a knack for effectively summarizing concepts, thoughts, and research)

  • Must be a current undergraduate or recent graduate who can transport themself to our office in West LA (Olympic & Bundy) 2+ times per week

  • Strong research and analytical skills and problem solving ability

  • Extreme attention to detail

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Must be responsive, pro-active, enthusiastic, and adaptable – research engagements often require short turnarounds

  • Experience with web or app development is a big plus

  • Self-starter with demonstrated capacity for independent initiative

To Apply

Send the following in an email titled “I’m the Business Analyst (Intern) you’re looking for” to i n t e r n s h i p s [at] sidebenchdotcom:

  • Your resume in PDF format (hint: it shouldn’t be longer than 1 page)
  • What you hope to get out of an internship at Sidebench
  • A motivating/fun/inspirational quote that gets you feeling good

Applications that do not follow this format will not be considered.