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2020 Spectrum Intern: Engineering/IT Internship

Date posted 09/09/2019 Requisition Number: 248850BR Location: United States - Colorado - Greenwood Village Area of Interest: Engineering, Information Technology Services, Internship, Network Engineering Position Type: Intern
At a Glance
  • You’re a motivated rising junior or above / graduate-level student with a 3.0 GPA or higher seeking a degree in one of the following areas listed below from an accredited college or university:
    • Computer Science
    • Software Development
    • Programming
    • Network Engineering
    • Advanced Analytics
    • Information Technology
    • Computer Information Systems (CIS)
    • Management Information Systems (MIS)
    • Cybersecurity
  • This is a learning-intensive program designed to give you essential business insights and hands-on experience in your field of choice. It’s a full-time, 10-week commitment from May 27, 2020 through July 31, 2020.
  • Benefits include professional development sessions, networking opportunities, and mentorship.

The Spectrum Internship Experience
You have clear aspirations and are seeking a summer internship program that will help you meet them. Find it at Spectrum, named one of the Top 100 Internship Programs in the United States by WayUp.

Our internships are designed to provide:
  • Opportunities to gain new skills and elevate the ones you already have, all in a robust and forward-thinking business setting.
  • First-rate, hands-on experience in the telecommunications industry.
  • Opportunities to connect you with people who can give you a better understanding of the industry and help you accomplish real goals you can add to your résumé, this includes assigning you a formal mentor and interactions with senior executives.

What you can expect in this role
As a Spectrum Intern, you’ll be essential to two teams — your respective department and your Intern peer group. Department and team-focused projects account for about 80% of your schedule. You’ll spend the other 20% on professional development sessions and networking activities, including the Kickoff Conference on May 27 and 28, webinars, community service, cross-functional project, and final presentations.

Internship responsibilities may include
  • Assist in Unified Intake Process Improvements and Reporting Technology Intelligence Analytics Platform
  • Focus on VOD consolidation and expansion
  • Business Intelligence platform modeling
  • Data analytics discovery and requirements definition
  • Ongoing build of new KPIs for AE TDLC process
  • Work in environments responsible for the automation of web UI applications through the use of modular coding and testing approaches, intricate Java framework methodologies, multiple design principles including Page Object Model and Factory approaches, Maven dependency management and integration, effective coding standards and logging, and pipeline integrations
  • Work on Cloud DVR
  • Work on business analysts tasks associated with Spectrum Guide and other key customer facing products
  • Hands on involvement in network planning, network architecture design, and engineering
  • Help with the middle tier development for systems written primarily in Java language
  • Participate in all aspects of software development life cycle including planning, development, manual and automating testing, analyzing production behavior, and addressing issues
  • Work on Automated Testing of Linear Video, VOD, DOCSIS, Voice and other cable services for functional and performance related to Spectrum
  • Interface with external groups to help gather requirements, develop test cases in Python (and data driven models) in addition to developing front end and back end interfaces
  • Work on a number of customer facing web applications
  • Assist with Wireless Core projects such as Fixed Wireless Core, Mobile Wireless Core, Wi-Fi Core, AAA/RADIUS, Advanced In-Home Wi-Fi, as well as assisting with the Wireless Core Lab

Potential titles may include
  • Network Engineering Intern
  • Security Engineering Intern
  • Software Engineering Intern
  • Wireless Engineering Intern
  • Data Analysis Intern
  • Automation Test Engineering Intern
  • Business Analysis Intern
  • Website Developer - Intern
  • Wireless Engineering Intern
  • Project Management Intern

Here’s what it takes to get started

Required qualifications
  • Must be currently enrolled in an accredited College or University completing a Bachelor’s Degree or Advanced Degree
  • Must have at least a 3.0 GPA or greater in current program
  • Ability to travel locally to Spectrum Intern development events and activities throughout the program

Preferred qualifications
  • Analytical skills
  • Atlassian Tool Suite (Jira/Confluence)
  • Business Analysis
  • Coding, programming
  • Database query languages
  • Data science and analytics
  • Front end development
  • Organizational skills
  • Oral and written skills
  • Predictive modeling, machine learning
  • Problem solving skills
  • Project and time management skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access
  • Scripting and reporting
  • Software development skills
  • QA Process
  • Technical documentation
  • Technical analytical tools such as VBA, SQL, SAS
  • C, C++, Java, JavaScript, Python, Hadoop, Kafka, Linux, Unix, Cisco, Juniper, Arista, Palo Alto, SDLC, Tableau, Visio
  • Familiarity with different wireless access technologies (LTE, NB-IoT, LoRa )
  • Enhanced Packet Core (EPC)
  • TCP/IP internetworking

The Spectrum brands (including Spectrum Networks, Spectrum Enterprise and Spectrum Reach) are powered and innovated by Charter Communications. Charter Communications reaffirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities for employment and advancement to qualified employees and applicants. Individuals will be considered for positions for which they meet the minimum qualifications and are able to perform without regard to race, color, gender, age, religion, disability, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.

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