LG&E and KU Energy IT Intern - Network Operations Center in Louisville, Kentucky

Title IT Intern - Network Operations Center

Requisition ID 4219BR

Address 820 West Broadway

City Louisville

State Kentucky

Job Function Intern/Coop

Position Purpose This intern position is responsible for entry level engineering and/or analytical activities associated with one or more technical areas such as but not limited to voice/data/video network design, engineering, network monitoring, network hardware and associated operating systems, third party products, implementation, troubleshooting, maintenance or operations/user support. This position will provide engineering and support services for the Network Operations Center.

Seeking a college student currently enrolled in school pursuing a BACHELORS degree to work up to 20-30 hours a week, during the hours of Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm, with flexibility around the student's class schedule.

Education & Experience Completed sophomore year of undergraduate studies with declared major in Information Technology, Computer Science, Business Information Systems, or related discipline.

Basic knowledge of Networking, network monitoring, scripting and orchestration languages (Python, Ansible or PowerShell is preferred).

Minimum 3.0 GPA.

Job Description Performs entry level network administration tasks.

Troubleshoots and resolves elementary network problems.

Installs and maintains network hardware and software.

Assists in performance monitoring of network systems and the creation of network related automations.

Develops and maintains diagrams documenting company networks.

Assists in technology improvements and efficiencies. Documents analysis and recommendations.

Effectively communicates with clients, peers and supervision by blending appropriate levels of technical and business detail to ensure issues are thoroughly understood by his/her audience.

Perform other duties and special projects as directed and assigned by the manager.

Work Conditions Professional office environment

Physical Effort Primarily sitting, with some standing and walking.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Louisville Gas & Electric and Kentucky Utilities (LG&E and KU) is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity and the strength it brings to the workplace.

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