Job Information Bridgestone Americas, Inc Business Analyst Intern in Nashville, Tennessee Overview Nashville, Tenn.-based Bridgestone Americas, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, the worlds largest tire and rubber company. Bridgestone Americas and its subsidiaries develop, manufacture and market a wide range of Bridgestone, Firestone and associate brand tires to address the needs of a broad range of customers, including consumers, automotive and commercial vehicle original equipment manufacturers, and those in the agricultural, forestry and mining industries. The companies are also engaged in retreading operations throughout the Western Hemisphere and produce air springs, roofing materials, and industrial fibers and textiles. The Bridgestone Americas family of companies also operates the worlds largest chain of automotive tire and service centers. Guided by its global corporate social responsibility (CSR), commitment Our Way to Serve , Bridgestone embraces its responsibility as a global leader by striving to improve the way people move, live, work and play. Position Summary This internship provides exposure to the students field of studies (Business Management or Computer Science) to real-world applications and preparation for future professional employment within Bridgestone Americas Information Technology. This position will be in Nashville downtown office. The hybrid BA/QA Intern will be working with and mentored by Senior Business Analyst and Executive IT Leader. Responsibilities Mentor by IT Executive and Lead by Senior Business Analyst: * Continued preparedness for execution * Ensures backlog is groomed prior to each Sprint planning session * Works with Product Owner to ensure user stories * Works with Quality Lead to ensure quality is being built into the backlog * Works with User Experience to ensure appropriate wireframes are built * Conducts research needed to support backlog * Standardizes and documents practices * Responsible for quality of the overall solution * Assist in monitoring quality through the development process * Assist with functional testing Qualifications * Major in Business Management or Computer Science. At least 3rd or 4th year of Bachelor program. No restriction for candidate of Master program. * Creative thinking and conceptualization * Strong analytical skills, able to break down a complex problem into manageable pieces * Self-motivated and strong team player Employee Type Intern (Full Time) Degree Preferred 4 Year Degree Requisition ID 2019-159749 Posted Date 5/27/2019 Location US-TN-Nashville Zip Code 37201 Functional Area Information Technology Category Internship As an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action employer, it is the policy of Bridgestone to consider for employment all individuals regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.