Intern-Information Technology

General Dynamics Land Systems - Sterling Heights, MI3.7

Full-time | InternshipEstimated: $41,000 - $59,000 a year
Position Description:
The General Dynamics Land Systems Intern Program provides an opportunity for
students looking to start or continue the transition from academia into industry. Our
three-month internship assignments provide compensation based on area of study
and class standing, and have the students embedded in key functional areas of our
business, getting real-world experience and mentorship from seasoned professionals.

The Application Support Intern offers practical work experience in a wide range of IT

disciplines, including:
  • Application support and troubleshooting
  • IT process design and implementation
  • Technical IT projects
  • IT security
The Application Support Intern will gain valuable experience working in the IT
department of one of the world's most successful defense contractors. Will work in a
highly complex IT environment, interacting with IT Staff and engaging on technical
projects to help solve real business challenges.

Position Requirements:Candidate must meet the following minimum requirements:
  • Candidate must currently be attending a university or college and enrolled in an
undergraduate program in the Computer Sciences or Management Information
  • Candidate must be at least 18 years old at the start of the internship.
  • Must be a U.S. Person (i.e. a lawful permanent resident of the U.S.)
  • Candidate must preferably have overall GPA of 3.0.
  • Candidate must successfully pass pre-employment drug screen and background
  • The Intern must be able to complete a minimum of a three month assignment and
work full time for the duration.
  • Familiar with Microsoft tools (MS Excel, PowerPoint, and Word)
  • Understands Information Technology security concepts
  • Able to think and react quickly to rapidly changing situations
  • Knowledge of computer network infrastructure and operating system concepts
  • Knowledge of relational database concepts
  • Knowledge of application programming concepts
  • Knowledge of Siemens Teamcenter and NX and PTC Creo
  • Knowledge of Mentor Graphics, Slicwave, Atlassian Suite Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket-GIT, Nation Instruments-NI, Linux OS, SQL Server