2021 Salesforce Summer Intern in Raleigh, NC at Advance Auto Parts

Date Posted: 11/17/2020

Career Snapshot

Career Description

Job Description

Schedule – 40 hours a week, Monday – Friday // May 24– July 30, 2021

Advance Auto Parts isn’t just your local auto parts store.

 We are the leading competitor in the auto parts industry. We are always looking for ways to better our strategies and broaden our horizons; which is why we are excited to take on a whole new team of interns. For this 10-week paid internship we are looking for interns to specialize in the following areas: Communications, Finance, Human Resources, Marketing, Merchandising, Retail Operations, Strategy, and Supply Chain. The week of welcome kicks off by pairing you with a mentor who will guide your experience as you work on a project tackling some of our top business initiatives.

This isn’t a job shadow opportunity, this internship is the chance to get involved, contribute and truly experience our workplace. This will be a fun, teamwork atmosphere with the opportunity to build strong peer to peer relationships. The internship will end with the opportunity to present solutions to relevant business problems to some of our top executive staff members. No other company embodies diversity and community engagement like Advance Auto Parts does.

 But don’t take our word for it, apply and find out for yourself.

General Job Responsibilities

•Develop solutions in a way that is simple, intuitive, and easy to use and will meet business requirements

•Work closely with product owners, business systems analysts, developers, architects, and cross functional experts as needed

•Strong sense of responsibility with ability to anticipate and communicate potential problems while determining solutions and resolving issues proactively

•Reliability, dependability, and strong motivation to respond to requests quickly

•Manage multiple requests, assess priorities, and achieve solutions under deadlines

•Ensure security, integrity and consistency of critical user, customer and business partner data

•Self-driven with strong analytical, problem-solving, and conceptual skills

•Effectively communicate to team members, peers, and business stakeholders

•Ability to work in highly diversified teams with strong interpersonal and time management skills

Preferred Skills & Experience:

•Interest in Salesforce.com technologies including APEX, VisualForce, Lightning Web Components, and Visual Programing in Flow and Process Builder

•Experience programming in Java, C++, knowledge of Salesforce.com a plus (but not a must)

•Interest in building coded and non-coded solutions within a Salesforce.com environment

•Technical knowledge in design patterns, web development, and relational database structure

•Knowledge of web technologies (XML, HTML, JavaScript, Web Services, CSS, etc)

• Understanding of working in an Agile delivery methodology

•Familiarity with using systems like Jira, Confluence, and Git

•Solid technical aptitude and understanding, including technical agility

•Course work focused on application design and development

Required Education:

•Summer 2021 Rising Junior or Senior actively pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in a related field.