PARK PLACE TECHNOLOGIES SUMMER EXTERNSHIP
Park Place Technologies is pleased to announce the second annual WINS (Women in STEM) Externship at Park Place Technologies for Summer 2020. This program was launched to give females the opportunity to participate in a week and a half long externship program at a company who is a Global Leader in Technology. This opportunity is open to anyone who is enrolled as a Junior or Senior in Fall 2020 at their institution.
This is an exciting opportunity to continue your network with women in STEM as you progress through your career, as well as the opportunity to be a role model to young girls who need your help to start their own journeys in STEM.
ABOUT PARK PLACE:
Since 1991, Park Place Technologies has provided a cost-effective service-first alternative to post-warranty maintenance for storage, server and networking hardware. We have evolved from a pure play TPM to an organization that provides Discovery, Monitoring and Support to optimize organizations infrastructure. Supporting more than 500,000 assets in over 141 countries around the world.
LEARNING OBJECTIVES OF EXTERNSHIP PROGRAM:
Understand the role of the data centre and how it is critical to support successful company operations
Understand the role of Park Place Technology as trusted partner to our customers, ensuring their data centre operations have maximum uptime.
Gain foundational knowledge of enterprise technical support and service
Real world exposure of data centre management and service offerings
Learn how to be a leader and an excellent communicator
WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING ON THE EXTERNSHIP:
Park Place Technologies has an exclusive Women in STEM (WINS™) externship program. Their program has a special focus on advancing opportunities for women in STEM, including leadership training, mentorship and coordination with our WINS™ program – an externship program bringing women from Ireland to the US to gain technical experience from our Tech team!
Your Success is our Mission during your WINS™ experience at Park Place Technologies. We are ready to immerse you in a challenging, collaborative and engaging externship. We have identified key learning objectives along with a glimpse into a growing company with a global mindset. that will help you achieve vital skills for your career in STEM. You will gain real life experience, glimpse into a global mindset, meet mentors in STEM and training from some of the best of the best in STEM related careers at Park Place Technologies.
Did we forgot to mention that all your hard work will culminate in an end of externship presentation to Management and C-Suite Executives? Don’t worry, we will prepare you with everything you need during your experience with us to ensure everything goes smoothly.
WHAT WILL YOUR DAY LOOK LIKE:
Enterprise Support Centre operations – Listen Live!
Advanced Engineering technical troubleshooting and problem solving
Managed Service Proactive Support and problem solving
Exposure to data center equipment and lifecycle of hardware from replacement to recovery
Engage in Hardware systems integration
Meet women in STEM roles and learn about their journey
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THE WINNING PRIZE:
Winners will receive the following:
Airfare to Boston, Massachusetts then to Cleveland, Ohio
10 Days of STEM “hands on experience” at Park Place Technology
HOW DO I ENTER:
Apply through the application form below
Send completed applications to Kate Coulson at: email@example.com
TERMS & CONDITIONS:
This program is only open to College students
Must be 18 years of age or older and Third or Final Year of University
Must have attended I Wish events
Must have a passport to travel to the US
Application deadline is April 6, 2020
If you have any questions, please reach out to Kate Coulson. We are happy to answer any questions you may have!
Recruiter/University Relations Manager
2020 APPLICATION FORM
Mobile Phone Number:
What University are you Currently Attending?
Please list relevant courses you have taken for your course?
Please answer the essay questions below:
Discuss specific people, programs, and practices that have inspired and informed your STEM experience.
What are your future professional hopes for a STEM career? Please be specific about your educational and occupational goals for success, and how you plan to measure your progress.
Tell us how you learned about the WINS Park Place Technologies Program.
Please note: Application Deadline is April 6, 2020