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Duke Energy 2022 Year-Round Internship - Information Technology - Charlotte, NC in United States

More than a career - a chance to make a difference in people's lives.

Build an exciting, rewarding career with us – help us make a difference for millions of people every day. Consider joining the Duke Energy team, where you'll find a friendly work environment, opportunities for growth and development, recognition for your work, and competitive pay and benefits.

Please attach your current unofficial transcript in order to be considered for this position.

The year-long IT internship position is for presently enrolled college students seeking to increase their knowledge and skills in the Information Technology field. The intern will participate on a team that supports the IT needs of Duke Energy’s Nuclear power plants, gaining invaluable on-the-job experience in both application development and support. They will also gain familiarity with the organization and the company’s business operations by networking with other Interns and more senior level employees, as well as honing their own skills for future, practical application.

This position will be a year-long position starting in January 2022. During the Spring and Fall semesters, this role will be part-time with flexible hours to work around the intern’s class schedule and coursework. During the summer, the hours can increase to 40 hrs/week based on availability.

Basic Qualifications

  • Cumulative GPA of at least 2.75

  • Currently enrolled and pursuing a bachelor’s degree in an IT or Engineering related major, such as Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, Mathematics , Software Information Systems, Information Technology, Information Science, Electrical Engineering, or Computer Engineering

  • Valid driver's license

    Desired Qualifications

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

  • Interest in application development and customer support is needed for this role. Some education or experience with a programming language is desired, however which specific language is unimportant. This team utilizes several different technologies (Angular, Java, .NET Core, SSIS, Groovy Script, etc.), including some vendor proprietary tools. On the job training via paired programming and/or computer-based training will be available to help develop skillsets as needed.

  • Two or fewer years of full time IT or Engineering work experience

  • Leadership potential or skills displayed through extracurricular activities

  • Ability to excel in a variety of roles

  • Professional and effective written and verbal communication skills

  • Previous IT or Engineering internship or co-op experience

  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team setting

  • Community service, volunteer experience

  • Self-driven, motivated, and proactive

Working Conditions

  • Hybrid – Work will be performed from both remote and onsite locations after the onboarding period. However, hybrid employees should live within a reasonable commute to a Duke Energy facility.

Travel Requirements


Relocation Assistance Provided (as applicable) No

Represented/Union Position No

Visa Sponsored Position No

Posting Expiration Date

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

All job postings expire at 12:01 AM on the posting expiration date.

Please note that in order to be considered for this position, you must possess all of the basic/required qualifications.

We are one of the largest electric power holding companies in the United States, supplying and delivering electricity to approximately 7.4 million U.S. customers. We have approximately 52,700 megawatts of electric generating capacity in the Carolinas, the Midwest and Florida – and natural gas distribution services serving more than 1.5 million customers in Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee and the Carolinas. Our commercial and international businesses own and operate diverse power generation assets in North America and Latin America, including a portfolio of renewable energy assets.

Regardless of your skill set or specific interest, we're looking for the best and brightest talent in the industry. Our people make us great - and we're always looking for more. Find your career path today at Duke Energy, where it's more than a career - it's a chance to make a difference in people's lives.

Brighter opportunities. Brighter futures. Duke Energy values ideas that come from a diverse and inclusive workforce, and we’re dedicated to providing a work environment where all people are valued, respected and able to reach their full potential. Duke Energy is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, including but not limited to lactation, religion, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, medical condition, military status, or protected veteran status. Duke Energy complies with all applicable state, federal and local laws, regulations and ordinances prohibiting discrimination.