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IT Programming Intern

The Organization

As an independent research organization, the Morgridge Institute for Research explores uncharted scientific territory to discover tomorrow’s cures. In affiliation with the University of Wisconsin-Madison, we support researchers who take a fearless approach to advancing human health in emerging fields such as regenerative biology, metabolism, virology and medical engineering. Through public programming, we work to inspire scientific curiosity in everyday life.

The Opportunity:

This is a unique opportunity to support the infrastructure used by internationally-ranked scientists in the Discovery Building. The Discovery Building offers some of the most advanced networking and computing infrastructure in the country, in addition to experimental IT technologies.

You will support the IT infrastructure used by scientists in the fields of biology, nanotechnology, and information technology, all focused on improving human health.

Student Details:

The Morgridge Institute for Research will be hiring one student for the upcoming fall semester with an estimated start date in early September 2018 or before if possible. Student positions offer flexible schedules and an opportunity to gain great work experience. We are seeking a student who can commit to 10 hours per week and has availability during the work week (Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.). There may be opportunities for more hours over breaks. Morgridge does not provide parking for students/interns. Bus passes are available.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Ideal candidates will be working towards a bachelor’s or associates degree in computer science or information management with at least sophomore standing
  • Programming knowledge of PHP/Perl, C/C++, Javascript, CSS/HTML, and Visual Studio .Net is required
  • Candidates must demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively
  • Candidates should be able to handle multiple assignments at one time, while working independently and effectively under deadlines
  • Knowledge of infrastructure/network management or related experience is desirable

To Apply:

Qualified individuals interested in this opportunity are required to submit a cover letter and resume as one document via the online career portal.

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