Battelle Memorial Institute Information Technology Intern (Summer 2018) in Columbus, Ohio

Battelle is guided by a founding mission. We invest our knowledge, talents and resources, helping our customers achieve their most important goals. We apply scientific rigor and creativity, succeeding where others may fail and we invest in our communities, making the world better for generations to come. All of us share a common purpose: to solve the greatest challenges of today and tomorrow.

Our 22,000 employees work at the forefront of scientific innovation to tackle critical challenges in security, human health, manufacturing, energy and environmental management. Battelle’s work is grounded in the belief that science, technology and a passion for excellence can make industries more competitive and the world a better place.

Primary Function

The Information Technology Intern will support our Corporate IT (CIT) department and be involved in project activities that complement their academic training. CIT interns will work with senior CIT staff while performing a variety of tasks. There will be daily interaction with IT staff to gain practical experience and an opportunity to perform a number of functions in a training capacity utilizing technical, organizational, and administrative skills. Assignments will be given where judgment and initiative are required in resolving problems and making recommendations. In addition, gathering and organizing data for use in supporting decision-making processes will be essential. The position will be located in Baltimore, Maryland.

Major Responsibilities

  • Testing software applications and business systems

  • Assisting with the daily change management process

  • Creating documentation for business processes

  • Working with network and infrastructure teams

  • Building presentation skills

Position Requirements

THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS MUST BE MET TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION:

  • Must be currently working towards a Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field with sophomore class standing or higher

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA required

  • Proven ability to work independently and as part of a team

  • Possess a basic understanding of computer information systems (hardware and software)

  • Self-starter who takes initiative and is able to work under moderate supervision

  • Ability to multi-task and manage time and resources to meet assigned deadlines

  • Experience with the Microsoft Office suite of tools, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

  • Ability to support others, share accountability and be able to adapt to change.

  • Excellent interpersonal, communication (verbal and written) skills

  • Exceptional organizational skills with keen attention to detail

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain DoD Secret Security Clearances

Legal Disclaimer

The above statements are intended to describe the nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, activities and skills required of staff members. No statement herein is intended to imply any authorities to commit Battelle unless special written permission is granted by Battelle's Legal Department.

BENEFITS

Battelle is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, genetic information, disability, veteran-status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable Federal, state, or local law. For more information about our other openings, please visit www.battelle.org/careers