How to Apply

Application Process

Send a resume and cover letter to our Palo Alto office. For summer interns, contact SDG in December or January prior to the summer you are available. For all other academic periods or for one-year internships, applications are considered on a rolling basis. We highly recommend that you customize your cover letter to Strategic Decisions Group indicating how you became familiar with the organization and why you believe there is a good fit between your skills and the firm's needs.

Application Deadline

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.


Mary Lea Kirven
745 Emerson Street
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Phone: 650-475-4400


SDG does not hire undergraduate interns. Candidates must have a bachelor's degree and be pursuing a master's degree in business, engineering, decision analytics, economics, or related fields. Candidates must have demonstrated quantitative skills in business or financial modeling as well as soft skills such as communication, project management, time management. This is a full-time temporary position ranging from one academic quarter or semester to one full year. Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States.