US Internship: (Rotational) Growth Marketing


Redwood City, CA, US
  • Job Type: Intern
  • Function: Intern
  • Post Date: 03/26/2021
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  • Company Address: , Redwood City, CA

About Alation

Alation, the data catalog company, is building a data-fluent world by changing the way people find, understand, trust, use, and reuse data. The first to bring a data catalog to market, Alation combines machine learning and human collaboration to bring confidence to data-driven decisions.

Job Description

Alation continues to hire for roles at various locations with all interviewing and on-boarding done virtually due to COVID-19 crisis. Everyone new to the Alation team, along with our current workforce, will temporarily work from home until it is safe to return to our offices.

Alation pioneered the data catalog market and today is leading its evolution into a platform for a broad range of data intelligence solutions including data search & discovery, data governance, and digital transformation. Nearly 230 enterprises drive data culture, improve decision making, and realize business outcomes with Alation. For more information, visit

Due to Covid-19, this will be a remote role for the 2021 Internship Program

The Marketing Team is looking for 2-3 interns to join our 12-week Summer Intern Program!

What you'll do:
A rotational internship across all marketing disciplines, including demand generation, marketing operations, product marketing, and communications. Example projects listed below:

Demand Generation

  • Learn digital marketing techniques and work on programs in paid and organic search, and account-based marketing.
  • Learn account-based marketing techniques such as applying Ideal Customer Profile analysis to target account engagement, territory warm up for new sales people, and analyzing account engagement.
  • Work on customer adoption and expansion campaigns.  

Product Marketing

  • Competitive analysis on how top competition attracts new buyers
  • Work on market research projects, distill insights, and report on results. This includes market-level research, personal development, and analysis of win rates and other factors leading to revenue growth. 
  • Work on the program management of product launches, giving you cross-functional exposure to marketing, product, and sales teams.

Marketing Operations

  • Learn best practice use of key B2B marketing technologies such as salesforce, Hubspot, Outreach, Bizible, LinkedIn Sales Navigator, Sendoso, and many other best-practice tools and techniques.
  • Work on Ideal Customer Profile analysis and account research projects for targeted marketing campaigns. 


  • Write content for the corporate blog and customer newsletter, featuring the business value of Alation products and featuring customer use cases
  • Work on Share of Voice analysis of Alation vs key competitors
  • Work on internal communication projects to ensure that the Alation sales team is armed with all the information they need to win business

Who you are:

  • Class of 2022-2024, graduating with a BA/BS in business, marketing, finance, economics, sociology, or related field.
  • Great communication skills, written and spoken
  • Data driven, analytical, highly organized
  • Quick learner, self-starter
  • A strong affinity for technology
  • Previous marketing internship experience preferred but not required
  • Familiarity with business applications such as salesforce, marketing automation, and B2B social media is a plus but not required

Please also provide a resume and a concise cover letter highlighting your interest in this role and what you would like to gain from an internship.

Our founders have come together from different backgrounds: business, engineering, and design. This unique mix from our founding team is important to the Alation culture story. Today, our team consists of creators and communicators with varied backgrounds - from Stanford, to the Indian Institute of Technology, big companies and one-person startups, the United States, and abroad. We continue to seek ever more diverse perspectives as we grow.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, name, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.