Information Technology Internship

Merchant e-Solutions - Atlanta, GA (30+ days ago)4.0

Job Description

At Merchant e- Solutions, interns work on projects that matter - your team will rely on your insights and ideas to ensure success. This is your chance to show off your skills, build your resume, and have some fun along the way. Internships are offered in various areas of the company - including Marketing, Engineering, Product Management, Finance, Risk & Compliance, Sales, and IT.

As a summer intern at Merchant e-Solutions, you will:
Gain real work experience

10-week assignment in a corporate environment
On the job training and work experience
Work on projects that support company-wide strategic objectives
Exposure to everyday corporate culture-meetings, team events, community outreach, and social events
Receive the support you need to succeed

Dedicated manager/mentor for day-to-day coaching and career advice
Empowerment to bring suggestions and ideas to the table
Formal feedback sessions during and at end of assignment
Establish your network

Get to know people across various departments
Present completed projects to Executive Team Members
Participate in intern events throughout the summer
Assignment Overview

Assist IT Operations/DevOps teams on AWS initiatives, including the build out of new documentation, participating in architecture discussions, and potentially actual hands-on work with AWS and Chef.

Build-out documentation for new AWS environments to include:
Architecture Documentation
Process Workflow Documentation
Chef cookbook documentation and code remarks

Assist in build-out of new environments:
Collaborate on tooling ideas for new environments, potentially participating in architecture discussions and producing documentation from discussions
Present fresh ideas for IT infrastructure automation and programmatic AWS API access
Assist with Chef implementation, if possible - retooling cookbooks to AWS, assisting with creation of best practice documentation
MeS will grant sudent candidates the ability to learn AWS, Chef, BOTO, Python, and Ruby Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:
Current student working toward a bachelor’s degree
Must have sufficient credits to demonstrate completion through junior year of degree eligible program
Minimum GPA of 3.0

Desired Qualifications:
Ability to quickly learn new technologies\
Strong written and verbal communications skills
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Demonstrated track record of balancing multiple competing priorities
Experience leading teams, committees, clubs, or other organizations
Undergraduate juniors and seniors will be considered
Masters students may apply, however, salary is targeted to undergraduate candidates

Hourly rate of $17.00/hour for actual hours worked
Overtime eligible
Parking is paid for by the company
Free drinks and snacks are available to all employees
Assignment is 10-12 weeks in length

Additional Information

Merchant e-Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce.