84.51° University Programs / Early Career Paths

Roles for our Co-op Program are posted each semester, so please continue to check back if you are looking for a Co-op (timeline posted below). 

Roles for our 2023 Intern and Development Programs will be posted on Sept. 1, 2022 and remain open until mid-November. 

  • If we are holding virtual campus interviews at your school, your deadline varies. Please refer to your University Career Site for your application deadline.
  • If we are not doing virtual campus interviews at your school, the roles will be posted until mid-November (but will close if filled sooner - so the earlier you apply, the better!). If roles are still open after November, we'll re-post in January.



84.51° Overview:

84.51° is a retail data science, insights and media company. We help the Kroger company, consumer packaged goods companies, agencies, publishers and affiliated partners create more personalized and valuable experiences for shoppers across the path to purchase.

Powered by cutting edge science, we leverage 1st party retail data from nearly 1 of 2 US households and 2BN+ transactions to fuel a more customer-centric journey utilizing 84.51° Insights, 84.51° Loyalty Marketing and our retail media advertising solution, Kroger Precision Marketing.

Join us at 84.51°!

Learn more on our website.


University Programs / Early Career Paths Overview:

As a rising leader in data science, consulting and engineering industry, we offer different programs to gain experience at 84.51°.

Our Development Program is full-time employment that is designed to support, develop and accelerate entry-level talent in Data Science, Consulting, Software Engineering, Product & Design and Consumer Research. The 2023 start dates are January 23rd and June 19th, depending on the role. Consulting, Data Science and Software Engineering roles are offered in Cincinnati, OH and Chicago, IL. Must have graduated by the time the Development Program starts.

Our Summer Internship Program is a 10-week immersive opportunity over the summer that will allow you to gain real work experience working on a challenging project that actually impact the way we do business. The internship is intended to be a pipeline for full-time roles in our Development Program after graduation. Intern roles include Consulting, Data Science and Software Engineering. The 2023 Summer Intern Program dates for students on semesters is May 30th to August 4th. Data Science and Software Engineering roles are offered in Cincinnati, OH and Chicago, IL. Consulting roles are only offered in Cincinnati, OH. Must be an enrolled student over time of Intern Program to be eligible.

Our Semester-based Co-op Program occurs every school semester and is about giving you real work while working alongside one of our teams. The roles we offer vary from semester to semester and include, but are not limited to: Infrastructure & Cloud Technology, Software Engineering, Product & Design, Human Resources, Internal Communications, Consulting Talent Development and Solutions Education. We recruit for these roles each semester, if you don’t find the role posted on our website, that means we are not actively recruiting for co-ops at that time, but please check back regularly. All Co-op roles are only offered in Cincinnati, OH. Must be an enrolled student during time of Co-op Program to be eligible.


Co-op Program Recruiting Timelines for 2023 Openings:

Semester Semester Date (2023) Recruiting Time
Spring Semester January 9 - May 5 Sept - Oct
Summer Semester May 8 - August 18 Feb - Mar
Fall Semester August 21 - December 15 June - July


Current Job Openings

There are no current openings.