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Network Engineering Internship - Summer 2016

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Job ID:

37346

Location:

Overland Park, KS 

Category:

Other
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Job Views:

306

Zip Code:

66211

Posted:

11.16.2015
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Job Description:

Build your success early through hands-on internship experience. We believe in giving our interns meaningful work, opportunity to give back to the community and the potential to join our team full-time.

Responsibilities

Innovation is in our DNA at Verizon. Whether we’re collaborating with the biggest names in business, coming up with ingenious new ways for people and communities to connect or creating ground breaking solutions for government, our focus is on transforming the world around us. We harness the power of technology to take on some of the world’s toughest challenges. To reinvent the here and now. To provide game-changing answers. To take what’s good and make it better. This is your chance to grow, explore and imagine with a global technology pioneer.

Ours is the largest and fastest network in the world. We set the standard by developing a network that meets customers’ increasing expectations for speed, bandwidth and global access. Our Network Engineering team keep us ahead of the pack. Today we are working on the future of networks that will keep pace with the ever-increasing demands of our customers, keeping everyone from large business enterprises to family members connected. Our engineers are responsible for the architecture and infrastructure of our networks, as well as the robust quality checks, maintenance service and regulatory compliance. We’re industry leaders, and our network engineers are a critical part of our ability to stay at the forefront of global communications. 

 

A Verizon Internship will give you a chance to channel your drive and enthusiasm. It will be an experience that puts you front and center, allowing you to be hands-on and contributing your creative energy to high-impact projects from the moment you arrive.

Internship opportunities are available in areas including:

  • Network Design and Optimization
  • New Product Development
  • Wireless Device Testing
  • Desktop Support
  • Application Testing
  • Website Design
  • Software Development
  • Network Operations (NOC/NRB)
  • Service Delivery and Project Management
  • Growth Platforms (Cloud Technology and Machine-to-Machine)
  • Data Center Services

Qualifications

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent major, preferred
  • Currently enrolled in a full time degree program and returning to the program after the completion of the internship
  • 3.0 GPA or greater preferred
  • Experience with Programming languages: JAVA, C++, C# preferred
  • Experience with Networking preferred
  • Strong analytical skills and solid communication skills
  • Strong computer skills in MS Office (especially Excel)
  • Enthusiasm and eagerness to learn
  • Previous related internship/work experience preferred

Equal Employment Opportunity

  • Verizon is a Federal Contractor
  • Verizon requests veteran priority referrals
  • Verizon is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

Company Info
Verizon
1 Verizon Way, Basking Ridge, NJ, 07920
Basking Ridge, NJ, United States

Phone: 908-210-6982
Web Site: www.verizon.com

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