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IT Operations Co-op Spring 2020 - ELSYS

Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Atlanta, GA
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IT Operations Co-op Spring 2020 - ELSYS

ID: 494926
Type: Students: Co-op
Location: Atlanta, GA
Categories: Information Technology, Networking, Other, System Engineering

Job Description

The Georgia Tech Research Institute Electronic Systems Laboratory (ELSYS) IT team is currently seeking highly motivated co-op students for the upcoming fall 2019 semester. GTRI’s Cooperative Education (“co-op”) program offers you extensive opportunities to participate in diverse scientific and technological endeavors, use state-of-the-art equipment and rapidly improve your technical and leadership skills. The program allows you to alternate three semesters of full-time work at GTRI with semesters of full-time school.

Our co-op students work in a collaborative environment managing the helpdesk ticket systems. We provide IT support to ELSYS employees and assist researchers and engineers with various projects. Students will also be exposed to virtualization, Linux, scripting, and server infrastructure.

Required Minimum Qualifications

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Information Systems, Information Systems, Information Security Assurance, Systems Engineering, Computer Science, or Applied Computer Science
  • Must be eligible to be approved by your college/university to participate in a co-op program and register for co-op credit with your university during work terms (First work term begins January 2020)
  • Must be able to complete at least three full-time co-op terms (alternating three terms of full-time work at GTRI with semesters of full-time school) prior to graduation
  • Must have a 3.0 or higher GPA
  • Be interested in learning IT operations (including but not limited to system administration/deployment, networking, software troubleshooting, and security)
  • Basic familiarity with Microsoft Windows operating systems, various types of computer hardware, and networking
  • A passion for technology, and a desire to grow as an IT professional

Preferred Qualifications

  • Task / team leadership experience
  • Ability to clearly communicate technical ideas
  • Knowledge of Linux operating systems is considered a plus

Hours per Week

40 hours per week

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.

Clearance Type Required

Ability to obtain Secret Clearance upon hire

Housing and Relocation

Housing and relocation assistance are not available for this position.

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute’s mission of solving the world’s most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. .



Posted: 2019-10-15 Expires: 2019-11-14

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