Returning Candidate?



Business Analyst Student
Brookings, South Dakota
Student Temporary

More information about this job


Every day, in nearly 100 countries around the world, millions of people depend on Daktronics scoring and display systems for information and entertainment. Our displays provide vital travel information in airports and train stations and along highways. They advertise the price of gas, store specials, and more as you make your daily commute. They also enhance spectators’ experiences at sporting events of all kinds, from Little League to the major leagues.


Position located in Brookings, South Dakota. Candidates must be enrolled and registered as a full-time student. Preferred candidate should be available to work 15-20 hours per week during the academic year and at least 20 hours per week during the summer.


A Business Analyst student at Daktronics is typically focused on data needs throughout our business, but may also assist with product management responsibilities.


In more detail, you will:

  • Assist with data and costing needs for products and services, by entering, gathering and organizing data, analyzing costs, and responding requests in a timely manner.  This may also include working directly with internal customers.
  • Ensure data integrity for product components and custom pricing entries.
  • Assist with maintenance and testing of pricing and quoting tools.
  • Request, run, manage and analyze reports using internal programs such as reporting services Glovia, Pipeline, Excel, or other.
  • Develop and maintain standard dashboard reports that will show historical product trends such as failures, orders, win/loss, custom quotes, etc.
  • Manage part number/shop drawing requests from sales.
  • Assist in SOP activities such as maintenance of spreadsheets and print outs.
  • Analyze and correct assembly packet costs and codes.
  • Assist in product launch activities such as quoting, tools, spec sheets, costing, etc.


Academic Requirements –

  • The preferred candidate will be a full-time student currently enrolled in accredited Bachelor’s degree program in Business, Economics, Finance, Accounting, Math, Statistics, or a related field
  • The preferred candidate will be in their sophomore or junior year of school
  • Only strong academic performers will be considered
  • Must maintain an acceptable GPA
  • Unofficial transcripts or web transcripts must be submitted with application to be considered for this position.

 Other Requirements –

  •  Computer knowledge/experience preferred. Proficient at Excel. Prefer experience with Glovia (corporate software systems) and databases.
  • Experience with Daktronics products and knowledge of sales, engineering and manufacturing process and procedures preferred.

  • Consistently complete quality work in a timely manner. Inspect own work. Quickly learn new tasks. Accurately and consistently complete repetitive tasks.

  • Experience in working collaboratively as part of a team. 

  • Ability to consistently work scheduled hours.

  • Good oral and written communication skills, good organizational skills, self-motivation.

  • Background check may be conducted.

  • Fluent in English, both written and verbal.

  • Daktronics does not sponsor, renew, or extend immigration visas for this position.

Daktronics is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetics, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or citizenship status. If you would like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here. 

Connect With Us!

We'll keep you informed of opportunities and events if you supply some basic profile information.