A well-established Herndon Virginia based company is seeking an IT Intern to join our team. We are looking for someone that has a great attitude, the desire to learn, solid exposure to technology, and an outstanding customer service focus.
In the position as IT Intern, you will work side-by-side with IT professionals on real-world projects and resolve IT related issues. In addition, you will collaborate with your teammates to identify opportunities for continual improvement. In short, you like challenges, want to work with a good team, and want to learn a lot!
Qualified candidate will possess the below knowledge and be able to demonstrate during an interview:
Quick learner and comfortable taking on challenges in a highly technical organization
Comfortable working in a fairly fast-paced environment both independently and as a member of a team
Analytical with good problem solving skills
Must be able to obtain and maintain a security clearance; therefore, US citizenship is required
You do not need to be an expert in IT, but you must possess a good attitude and desire to learn.
Enrolled in a technology-related degree program at an accredited college/university.
why you will want to work here
We offer the opportunity to work with and learn from a team of high-caliber IT professionals focused on solving business challenges using best-of-breed open-source, commercial, and in-house developed solutions. We are a dynamic company, with a flat organization structure led by seasoned and highly technical managers who pride themselves on only hiring the best and brightest and leading from the front with a non-micromanagement approach to business. Our leadership team is empowering and trusts you to get the job done right.
Why join us
You will work with and learn from IT professionals on real-world issues and projects across the IT Enterprise. We offer a casual work environment, with flexible working hours. You will be surrounded with highly technical people (…..dare I say "geeks"?) who are passionate about technology and delivering a high quality product. You will work for a technical manager, focused on ensuring the team has the tools to succeed.
Culturally, we offer an employee-first work environment that has been built over the years. You will be immersed in a collaborative environment that fosters a highly productive team. The limits of your learning will be based solely on your desire to grow. Expect to be stretched. Expect to be pushed. Expect to achieve great things.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, national origin, color, age, military service eligibility or veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected class. We encourage and support workplace diversity.
Qualified candidates should submit their resumes in MS Word or PDF format.
No third parties, no agencies, no subcontractors need apply.
U.S. citizenship is required for this position.