Principal Financial Group

About Principal Financial Group

We help people and companies in Asia,
Australia, Europe, Latin America, and North
America build and protect their financial
well-being. We’ve been doing it for 140 years.
A FORTUNE 500® company, we’re known for
our innovative ideas and real-life solutions that
help customers make financial progress, no
matter their income or portfolio size.
And while we have employees around the
world, we’re all bound by a common purpose:
to give you the financial tools, resources, and
information you need so you can live the life
you want.
What’s most important to us …
Meet the needs of our 24 million customers,
who rely on our expertise in retirement,
insurance and asset management.
Attract, develop and retain the best people
in the business, offering them a diverse and
inclusive work environment in offices in 25
Give back to the communities where our
employees live and work, supporting
programs that help people learn more, earn
more, and save more.
Deliver value for our shareholders, who have
placed their trust in us (Nasdaq: PFG).
Get to know us better. Read on to find key
facts, awards and recognition, and financial


Software Engineering Intern

May 2019 - August 2019 Des Moines, IA
“Very good internship experience. They had a good program for interns that helped educate and prepare you for the position.”

Software Engineering Intern

May 2019 - August 2019 Des Moines, IA
“It was a joy to get to know my team and all the people that worked with me. I was doing practical things that are very much similar to what a full time job would look like, so it was good experience. ”
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