Los Alamos National Laboratory Undergraduate Student within eXperience IT Division in Los Alamos, New Mexico
What You Will Do eXperience IT (XIT) Division is seeking an energetic and customer focused undergraduate student who is interested in a challenging paid internship. XIT Division is comprised of 5 groups, all of who provide the Laboratory with professional desktop and departmental computing products and services, development tools, software, and server administration.
All candidates must have and maintain a minimum of 3.0/4.0 GPA for consideration, and enroll in a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester. For full consideration, candidates must be pursuing one of the following degrees (or equivalent): Information Technology, Computer Science, Information Systems, Cyber Security, System Administration, or Information Engineering Technology.
What You Need
Minimum Job Requirements:
Demonstrated experience in customer service, teamwork, and collaboration
Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills
Time management and organization skills
Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office
Knowledge of email
Knowledge of or courses taken in Windows or Mac OS X desktop administration
Knowledge of or courses taken in solving software and hardware issues
Desire to learn new technologies
Enrolled in a minimum of 12 undergraduate program with a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
Knowledge of or courses in network troubleshooting
Knowledge of or experience administrating Linux, Windows, or Mac systems
Knowledge of or experience with hardware or software hard drive encryption
Courses taken or vendor certification (Apple Mac or Microsoft Windows)
Knowledge of or courses taken in Linux desktop administration
Knowledge or familiarity with Linux platforms
Essential Job Functions (can perform with or without reasonable accommodation): General physical mobility,lifting 10-20 pounds
Education: Must be enrolled in an undergraduate program pursuing a BS (or recent BS graduate) in a Computer Science, Information Technology, or relevant IT focus.
Location: This position will be physically located in Los Alamos, NM.
Where You Will Work
Located in beautiful northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. Our generous benefits package includes:
§ PPO or High Deductible medical insurance with the same large nationwide network
§ Dental and vision insurance
§ Free basic life and disability insurance
§ Paid maternity and parental leave
§ Award-winning 401(k) (6% matching plus 3.5% annually)
§ Learning opportunities and tuition assistance
§ Flexible schedules and time off (paid sick, vacation, and holidays)
§ Onsite gyms and wellness programs
§ Extensive relocation packages (outside a 50 mile radius)
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Contact Name Gonzales, Andrea Jo
Vacancy Name: IRC85481
Organization Name XIT-DO/eXperience IT
Req ID: IRC85481
Category: Student - Undergraduate