2018 Web Development Internship

Category: 
Software & Web Development
Status: 
Internship
Post Date:  
4/12/2018
Contact Email: 
Description: 

EnterpriseWorks & University of Illinois Research Park

Who we are
Research Park is a technology hub for corporate research and development operations. EnterpriseWorks is an award-winning incubator at the Research Park that focuses on science and research-based startup companies commercializing technology from the University of Illinois. We have a multifaceted team of professionals and interns dedicated to helping our startups and corporations thrive in the Research Park.

Web Development Internship
Do you have a passion for creating websites? Do you get excited about entrepreneurship? Do you enjoy working with different types of people? Do you thrive in a fast paced, team-oriented atmosphere? The Web Development Intern will have the opportunity to work as part of an interdisciplinary team to create websites for a variety of clients. Through this internship you will gain practical experience in web development while working in fun and exciting environment. 

Requirements:

  • Applicants must be available to work 40 hours per week this Summer 2018 and be willing to continue at least 10-20 hours per week during Fall 2018
  • At the time of employment, you must be a full-time enrolled student at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
  • Graduation date must be December 2018 or after
  • Have experience with Wordpress or other similar CMS
  • Have HTML, CSS, and JavaScript experience
  • Ability to work on tight deadlines and under pressure
  • Ability to balance and prioritize multiple projects
  • Have strong customer service skills
  • Attention to detail and have problem sensitivity 

Nice to have:

  • Experience working with Salesforce
  • Familiarity with Drupal
  • Have C#, PHP, and Java experience
  • Project management or consulting experience
  • Website design experience

Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop and modify clients' websites with WordPress platforms
  • Manage internal office issues and projects by working with other interdisciplinary interns
  • Use Salesforce system to store, retrieve, and manipulate database and build applications
  • Modify current software to correct errors, allow it to adapt to new hardware, or to improve its performance

Compensation: Hourly wage will be $14.00/hour and will be paid by the University of Illinois

Timing: The internship will begin immediately during the Spring 2018 semester on a part-time basis (~10-15hrs/wk) and transition into full-time hours (40hrs/wk) over the summer (May-August 2018). Pending a successful performance review, the internship will continue through the Fall 2018 semester and beyond.

Reporting: Position reports to Assistant Director for Talent & Programming.

To apply, submit your application here: http://go.researchpark.illinois.edu/WebDevApp

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis, we are looking to fill this position as soon as possible.

For more information, please visit www.researchpark.illinois.edu

For questions, please email Jenny Kim at jskim3@illinois.edu  and Mia Xin at xxin3@illinois.edu