Early Careers

Start your career with Maximus

See available opportunities

Campus and Early Career Recruiting

Our Campus and Early Career Recruiting Team sources applicants with the in-demand skills to meet entry-level workforce needs of our internal stakeholders. We develop robust and inclusive candidate pathways by cultivating and maintaining relationships with higher education institutions and other organizations to attract high-potential talent.

Applications for Summer 2024 internships will open up after the new year; please check back here and follow our social media for updates.

Discover our internship opportunities:


Image of colleagues in a meeting at work

Early Careers general information session

  • Meet & Greet Sessions

    Maximus Meet Up with the Early Careers Recruiting Team

    December 6, 2023 | 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET

    Explore your future with Maximus!  Are you a student looking for an internship opportunity? Join us for a Maximus Meet up on December 6, 2023 from 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET where you can learn more about our organization and our internship program.  You'll have the chance to connect with our Campus and Early Careers Recruiting Team, ask questions, and explore your future with Maximus.

    Please register with this link.
    Meeting ID: 948 2249 8575
    Passcode: 059326

    HSI Meet & Greet + Info Session

    December 14, 2023 | 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. ET

    Discover your potential with Maximus! Maximus is committed to providing opportunities for students from diverse backgrounds.  We invite you to join us on December 14th, 2023 from 3-4pm EST for an exclusive event with Maximus. Maximus will be hosting an HSI Meet and Greet+ Info  Session, focused on students from Hispanic Serving Institutions, where you can learn more about our internship program and connect with current Maximus Employees. This is a great opportunity to discover your potential and take the first step towards a successful career!

    Please register with this link.
    Meeting ID: 939 5151 3306
    Passcode: 658306

Hear from our team members

Company culture

Everything we do is done with a profound passion. Helping people drives us to do our best work and support our colleagues.

Tips for success

As you hone your skills and connect with your colleagues, you will find that you are proud of the work you do on your team.

Upward mobility

Your career path is intentional but not rigid. You set your own goals, and your managers will coach and support you on your chosen path.

Put your passion to work

No matter your major or course of study, we hire all majors and have a career path aligned to your goals! We have openings in:

A career at Maximus is an opportunity to unite your compassion and our capabilities to better serve the people who need us most.

Ready to do something greater?
Image of cheerful colleagues laughing during a event.

Examples of Internships

Operations Analyst Intern

Perform independent gap analysis between current solution sets and anticipated requirements, identify business process enhancements, determine the applicability of new technologies and operational approaches, design and execute formal operations work plans, perform cost/benefit analysis on operations scenarios, and identify key factors that determine success for the project.

Business Development Intern

Support business development professionals performing operations research and analysis including market analysis, identification of technology trends, development of competitive assessments, and detailed research into customer mission and strategy.

Learning and Development Intern

Develop and implement Corporate Learning & Development programs and materials to ensure business requirements are met, in alignment with defined corporate goals while ensuring staff are provided with relevant information for program related updates, processes, and procedures.

We employ HBCU alumni representing Historically Black Colleges and Universities across the country at various levels of the company — from Senior Vice President to contingent workers, from Associates degree to PhD holders, and from a variety of majors.