Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Systems Administration Intern
This unique opportunity is open to juniors, seniors, and graduate students pursuing a career in Computer Science or a related technical field. This internship opportunity will provide the applicant entry-level experience with progressive responsibility and experience. The work will be hands-on support of the various missions at the EROS (Earth Resources Observation and Science) Center (http://eros.usgs.gov/), located near Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The Unix/Linux Systems Administrator intern (s) will be assigned a mentor. The interns will telecommute from campus with travel to the EROS Center as their schedule permits and as the project requires. It is expected that the selected interns will work on site at EROS during school breaks, and/or during the summer months. This position holds potential for full-time employment upon graduation, pending project funding.
Activities include ensuring the stable operation of the in-house computer network and systems. This includes planning, installing, configuring, maintaining, supporting, and optimizing all system hardware, software, and communication links. This person will also analyze and resolve end-user hardware and software computer problems in a timely and accurate fashion. Applicant must be able to work independently or in a group environment, be capable of training users in applications, and writing documentation. This position will work under the direct supervision of the Senior System Administrators.
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
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