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Network Operations Intern

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Chicago

AI generated summary

  • You must have good communication skills, technical understanding of information systems, experience with network operations, and be enrolled in a relevant degree program to be eligible for this internship opportunity.
  • You will assist with troubleshooting hardware, applications, and infrastructure, update asset lists, deploy systems, monitor performance, analyze logfiles, create network diagrams, attend meetings, provide remote support, manage media/documentation, interact with various stakeholders, and contribute to cybersecurity initiatives.

Off-cycle Internship

Software Engineering•Chicago

Description

  • The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District is seeking an intern in the Information Technology Department.

Requirements

  • Minimum Qualifications and Requirements:
  • Good Communication skills.
  • Ability to collaborate with employees departmentally, agency-wide, and with external entities.
  • Sufficient technical understanding of information systems and addressing operations issues.
  • Familiarity with various applications and operating systems including Cloud (Microsoft Windows Azure).
  • Experience with various system architectures, networks (LAN, WAN), and patch management.
  • Aptitude and resourcefulness related to troubleshooting and problem solving.
  • Educational Requirements:
  • Applicants must be a current graduate or undergraduate student seeking a degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Graphic Design, Data Science, Project Management, or Instructional Design.
  • Required Documents:
  • Letter of recommendation from a class instructor, professor, or Internship Coordinator from current school or university.
  • Cover letter stating interest in position.
  • Resume.
  • Eligibility Requirements:
  • Currently enrolled in a degree-seeking program in an accredited college or university and will be enrolled in the 2024/2025 school year.
  • Permanent residency within the territorial boundaries of the MWRD (students may attend school outside the territorial boundaries).
  • You must be a citizen or national of the United States, or an individual who is otherwise legally authorized to work in the United States.

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Bachelors
Masters

Area of Responsibilities

Software Engineering

Responsibilities

  • The intern will work under the supervision of Section 283- Network Operations - Server/SAM employees assisting staff with the following tasks:
  • Troubleshoot hardware, applications, and associated infrastructure.
  • Review and update asset inventory lists.
  • Create, update, and deploy physical and virtual systems.
  • Prepare systems for software updates.
  • Verify and validate systems post-software updates.
  • Monitor system performance according to established requirements.
  • Analyze logfiles and provide summary reports to management for review.
  • Create/edit network and system diagrams.
  • Attend section meetings and take notes/minutes.
  • Provide remote hands-on support/ administration at various facilities.
  • Inventory physical media and documentation for classification, storage, and destruction.
  • Communicate and collaborate with supervisor, department peers, and external entities.
  • Help build internal wiki with technical documentation, manuals, and I.T. Policies.
  • Oversee agency cybersecurity initiatives and goals.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Chicago