Student Trainee/Intern (Operations Research)

Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS)Data Science 0-2 Years

Job Description

This position is part of DFAS's Pathways Student Trainee Program, which is designed for current students and individuals accepted for enrollment in a qualifying educational program in an accredited institution, on a full or half-time basis. As a paid intern, you will be given the opportunity to gain the knowledge, skills and abilities needed to pursue a successful career with DFAS and to explore numerous possibilities for growth, learning and valuable work experience.

This opportunity is open to US Citizens or Nationals who are Students Enrolled or Accepted for Enrollment During the Current or Next Upcoming Semester in a Degree-seeking Program (diploma, certificate, etc.) in an Accredited/Qualifying Educational Institution, on a Full or Half-time Basis.


As an Operations Research Student Trainee, you will:

Serve as an Intern in the DFAS Internship Program performing a variety of assignments involving the practical application of operational theories, principles, practices, procedures, processes, and regulations fundamental.

Applies knowledge of data collection techniques involving the selection and preparation of specific technical methods and procedures to produce well-defined data pertaining to the operation being studied.

Enter data into financial systems and corrects invalid or incorrect entries.

Performs a full range of research analyses assignments involving the collection, selection, and routine analysis of data.

Assist in the preparation of recurring and special reports.

Posted On

September 14, 2022