2023 Summer - IT Operations Intern
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: September 24, 2022
WHEN CAN YOU EXPECT TO HEAR BACK?
We like to attend all career fairs and recruitment events before
closing our positions. That means, this position may be open
without response for a couple of weeks to give us time to wrap up
the recruitment season. Please see our tentative timeline below so
you know when to expect to hear back from us!
All postings close: September 25, 2022 at 11:59 CT
Resume reviews: Week of Sept. 26-30th
Interviews: Early October
Offers: By end of October
2023 START DATES:
Please see our start dates below and let us know your availability
when you apply.
SPRING INTERNSHIPS: Monday, January 9, 2023
20/hours per week max (flexible around your class schedule)
SUMMER INTERNSHIPS: Monday, May 15, 2023
40/hours per week max
The IT Operations Intern will work on a team that oversees the
installation, routine maintenance, upgrades and daily support of
the network, server and storage software. This role assists in the
day-to-day operation of Workiva's systems, and is constantly
looking for ways to better meet internal customer needs.
Monitor, maintain, and enhance systems to ensure optimal
Review system performance consistently, including alerts and
notices, and taking appropriate action quickly to prevent
Install, configure, upgrade and maintain end user computing and
Assist the Operations team through various activities, such as
facilitating change management meetings, assembling knowledge
documents and helping with operations projects
WHAT YOU'LL NEED
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication
Self-motivated with strong propensity for action, results and
The ability to work successfully in a high-energy, fast paced,
rapidly changing environment is necessary
Exceptional organizational skills with the ability to multi-task
and manage multiple processes, programs, and procedures
simultaneously while working under pressure to meet deadlines
Ability to quickly triage problems, identify root causes, and drive
Experience with AWS, networks, or servers, a plus
Must be actively pursuing a degree in Computer Science, Management
Information Systems, Network Administration or related field
How You'll Be Rewarded
Pay Rate in Colorado: $22.00/hr
Working Conditions & Physical Requirements
Reliable internet access for any period of time working remotely,
not in a Workiva office.
MUST BE AUTHORIZED TO WORK IN THE UNITED STATES AND NOT REQUIRE
SPONSORSHIP NOW OR IN THE FUTURE
WHERE YOU'LL WORK
Our values drive how we work and who we hire. You will see these
values ingrained in how we support our customers, work with team
members, build our products and in the work environment we've
CUSTOMER SUCCESS: Always delight our customers.
TRUST: Rely on each other.
INTEGRITY: Do the right thing, every time.
COLLABORATION: Share resources and work together.
INNOVATION: Keep creating solutions and finding better ways.
INCLUSION: Support a diverse community where we all belong.
ACCOUNTABILITY: Be responsible for your success and failure.
We believe our people are our greatest asset, and our unique
culture gives employees the opportunity to make an impact everyday.
We give our employees the freedom and resources they need-backed by
our culture of collaboration and diverse thought-to continue
innovating and breaking new ground. We hire talented people with a
wide range of skills and experiences who are eager to tackle some
of today's most challenging problems.
AT WORKIVA, YOU'LL ENJOY:
INTERN ENVIRONMENT: Workiva was ranked a top 100 internship program
by WayUp and ranked #20 in Best Places to Work for a reason! Our
interns have the opportunity to participate in mentoring,
professional development, networking, and flexible hours during
their internship. We continually strive to provide numerous
resources to build not just excellent interns, but excellent
REAL WORK EXPERIENCE: Workiva interns are treated as full-time
employees and are allowed the freedom to contribute to real work
that truly impacts Workiva and it's operations. From writing code
in our production environment to directly supporting our customers'
on our newest platform, our interns play a vital role in our
FANTASTIC PERKS: Being an intern at Workiva has benefits beyond
just a paycheck. You can't beat the wellness discounts, 401k
participation and match, casual dress environment, paid sick leave
and countless other perks that Workiva offers!
INVOLVEMENT: Ability to participate in Business Employee Resource
Groups (Black, Hispanic, Asian, Women, Rainbow (LGBTQIA+),
Veterans, Disabilities), Volunteering, Company wide celebrations,
OPPORTUNITY AT WORKIVA: At Workiva, we offer more than just a 12-15
week spring or summer program. 80% of our interns extend longer
than just 1 semester with us to continue work on their projects. As
long as you are enrolled in a degree seeking program, you could
have the opportunity to be an intern at Workiva until you
LEARN MORE ABOUT LIFE AT WORKIVA:
Workiva is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action
Employer. We believe that great minds think differently. We value
diversity of backgrounds, beliefs, and interests, and we recognize
diversity as an important source of intellectual thought, varied
perspective, and innovation. Employment decisions are made without
regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin,
ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation,
gender identity or expression genetic information, marital status,
citizenship status or any other protected characteristic.
Workiva is committed to working with and providing reasonable
accommodations to applicants with disabilities. To request
assistance with the application process, please email
Workiva supports employees in working where they work best - either
from an office or remotely from any location within their country
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