Make your mark while rewriting the rules

Working at Athene is more than a job — it’s an opportunity to power up your career. It’s satisfying your craving to do great work with great people. It’s being part of a team that can bring your big idea to life. And it’s a chance to make your mark in a company that’s rewriting the rules, as one of the leading annuity providers in the United States.

At Athene, we’re driven to outperform — in the marketplace and in our community. We’re obsessed with finding better, smarter ways to deliver for our customers, partners and investors. And we’re committed to building a brighter future for our neighbors in need.

Find out how you can be the difference at a fast-growing innovator that’s never satisfied with the status quo.

Driven to succeed

At Athene we are driven to succeed. Never satisfied with today’s win, we’re always striving to be the best today, tomorrow and in the future. If you’re ready to change the game in a career that you love, then Athene is your kind of company.

Internship program

Working at Athene is more than an internship— it’s a game changer for your career. Being an intern at Athene is seeing your idea come into fruition through collaborating with a team. It’s doing meaningful work with talented people. All internships are designed for you to create innovative solutions for our customers and the industry. Your internship is about making a difference in our communities. This is your chance to change the game with one of the leading retirement services companies in the United States.

Get your career off to a great start with an Athene internship. Athene offers a comprehensive internship experience where students can enhance their professional careers alongside a team that values collaboration and mentoring young talent. Apply your knowledge and learn new skills through hands-on work assignments designed to challenge you and add value to our business. In addition, you’ll have opportunities experience our culture first-hand through volunteering and networking events. 

Internships are available throughout our organization, including:

  • Actuarial
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Insurance Operations
  • Information Technology
  • Legal and Compliance
  • Marketing and Communications
  • Pension Risk Transfer
  • Sales

 

Learn more about our game changing internship opportunities. 
 

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Our values

We strive to foster a workplace that cultivates our differences and where employees feel celebrated, engaged and connected.

Athene's values

Athene’s values reflect our high-performing culture and capture the game-changing spirit of our company.

  • Believe in your co-workers
  • Engage actively
  • Act like owners
  • Make it happen

Diversity and inclusion

Advocates for a Diverse and Inclusive Workplace

At Athene, we value diversity and are committed to inclusion. As an inclusive organization, we strive to foster a workplace that cultivates our differences and have a responsibility to confront discrimination and intolerance. Employees who choose to take a pledge support these values and display this graphic on their email signatures, showing co-workers and stakeholders that they are an advocate for an inclusive environment and are stronger together.

We're stronger together

We're stronger together

Employee Resource Groups

We strive to foster a workplace that cultivates our differences and where employees feel celebrated, engaged and connected.

  • Advancing Abilities Partnership
    Increase awareness and enhance partnerships with people with disabilities
  • African American Athene Connection
    Bringing awareness to the life of African Americans at Athene and increasing knowledge and opportunities
  • Athene Military Veterans Organization (AMVO)
    Networking with other corporate military veterans, assisting Human Resources with recruiting and mentoring veterans, and collaborating and/or participating with community outreach organizations, relative to those who have served and those who support our service members
  • Athene Asian Alliance
    Celebrating Asian cultures in the workplace and building connections in our communities to attract and retain Asian employees
  • Bermuda Diversity and Inclusion Committee
    Promoting and celebrating diversity and inclusion in the Bermuda office and the local community
  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning (LGBTQ+)
    Working to foster an inclusive work environment where sexual orientation and gender identity are part of the individuality encouraged and respected
  • LiveWell
    Encouraging healthy behaviors and providing activities and resources that empower our employees to live well
  • Women’s Inclusion Network (WIN)
    Empowering the women of Athene to achieve success on their own terms, providing opportunities for women to connect with and support each other, and delivering programs that contribute to the personal and professional development of our members and organization, meeting our needs at the right time in the right way. We have 26% of our senior leadership roles filled by women1 and look forward to increasing this number.

Our policies and benefits

At Athene, we are committed to providing our employees with a benefits program that is both comprehensive and competitive. Our company’s values, culture, people practices and benefits are focused on our employees.

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  • Equal Employment Opportunity
  • Respectful Workplace Policy
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Education Assistance
  • Family Care Leave
  • Paternal Leave
  • Pregnancy Leave
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Military Leave

Our locations

From the west coast to the heartland, from the east coast to Bermuda, Athene has opportunities for driven individuals who want to change the game in retirement services.

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USA

Headquartered in West Des Moines, Iowa, Athene USA provides innovative solutions for retirement savings and income.

Bermuda businesses

Bermuda

Headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda, Athene Holding Ltd. has a diversified business model that is transforming the retirement services industry.

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Annuities contain features, exclusions and limitations that vary by state. For a full explanation of an annuity, please refer to the Certificate of Disclosure or Prospectus (as applicable) and contact your financial professional or the company for costs and complete details.  This material is a general description intended for general public use. 

Annuity contracts and group annuity contracts are issued by Athene Annuity and Life Company (61689), West Des Moines, IA, and Athene Annuity & Life Assurance Company (61492), Wilmington, Delaware, in all states (except New York), and in D.C. and PR.  Annuity contracts and group annuity contracts are issued by Athene Annuity & Life Assurance Company of New York (68039), Pearl River, NY, in New York state.  Payment obligations and guarantees are subject to the financial strength and claims-paying ability of the issuing insurance company.  Insurance products may not be available in all states.  These companies are not undertaking to provide investment advice for any individual or in any individual situation, and therefore nothing in this should be read as investment advice. This material should not be interpreted as a recommendation by Athene Annuity and Life Company, Athene Annuity & Life Assurance Company, Athene Annuity & Life Assurance Company of New York, or Athene Securities, LLC.  Please reach out to your financial professional if you have any questions about insurance products and their features.

The term “financial professional” is not intended to imply engagement in an advisory business with compensation unrelated to sales. Financial professionals will be paid a commission on the sale of an annuity.

ANNUITIES ARE PRODUCTS OF THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY AND NOT GUARANTEED BY ANY BANK NOR INSURED BY FDIC OR NCUA/NCUSIF. MAY LOSE VALUE. NO BANK/CREDIT UNION GUARANTEE. NOT A DEPOSIT. NOT INSURED BY ANY FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AGENCY. MAY ONLY BE OFFERED BY A LICENSED INSURANCE AGENT.

Reinsurance contracts are entered into with Athene Annuity and Life Company (61689), West Des Moines, IA; Athene Annuity & Life Assurance Company (61492), Wilmington, Delaware; Athene Annuity & Life Assurance Company of New York (68039), Pearl River, NY; and Athene Life Re Ltd., Hamilton, Bermuda.  Not all reinsurance products or structures offered are available in all jurisdictions.  Reinsurers may not be licensed in all states.  All transactions are subject to meeting a reinsurer’s underwriting requirements.  Reinsurance products are not protected or guaranteed by state insurance guaranty associations or insolvency funds.