People Operations Intern
Fall 2024
Posted on 3/20/2024
Second Order Effects

51-200 employees

Engineering consulting
Company Overview
Second Order Effects (SOE) is an engineering consultancy that transforms uncertainty into fully functional hardware and software. We work on projects at various stages of development and scope; we perform analysis, build prototypes, and take products to market. Our cross-disciplinary team solves critical problems across numerous industries, including automotive, aerospace, consumer electronics, industrial automation, biomedical, green energy, and marine. Our designs control rocket engines, manage satellite communications, generate safety-overrides for self-driving cars, and are enjoyed by consumers around the world.
Consulting
Industrial & Manufacturing
Energy
Aerospace
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

2016

Headquarters

El Segundo, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

57%
Locations
El Segundo, CA, USA
Experience Level
Intern
Desired Skills
Applicant Tracking Software (ATS)
Communications
JIRA
Confluence
Data Analysis
CategoriesNew
Generalist Recruiting
Human Resources
People & HR
Operations & Logistics
Requirements
  • Current enrollment in college or Bachelor's Degree (Business, Communications, Economics, Finance, Psychology, or related field)
  • Exceptional people and communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • High level of empathy and patience with others
  • High level of organization and attention to detail
  • Excellent analytical and planning capabilities, with creative problem-solving and critical thinking skills
  • Experience in a small-business/startup/tech/consulting environment
  • Experience with Confluence, Jira, CRM tools, and ATS
  • Curiosity for technology, electronics, and hardware/software systems (previous exposure to engineering teams or electronics is NOT required)
  • Applicant must be available for the entire duration of the internship, September 9, 2024 to December 20, 2024
  • Applicant must be willing to work 40 hours a week on-site in El Segundo, California, USA
  • Applicant must be eligible to work on ITAR projects
Responsibilities
  • Report to a mentor who will be responsible for feedback and learning— mentors will also assign tasks and projects to work closely with the teams
  • Collaborate with our operations and engineering teams on key people initiatives
  • Assist with projects within recruiting, compensation, employee development, and community enhancement
  • Schedule and coordinate calls, meetings, and interviews (for virtual and on-site events)
  • List and manage job postings across various sites and tools
  • Organize company-wide projects and lead events for other intern groups
  • Produce reports and analytics for People Operations and other teams