Orbital ATK Careers

IT Intern- Infrastructure

Rocket Center, WV
Student Interns Information Technology

Job Description

Job ID: KT20181302-43839

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, more than 12,000 employees, and operations in 17 states across the U.S. and in several international locations, Orbital ATK is a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission — whether it’s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch or protecting our nation. Headquartered in Dulles, Virginia, we design, build and deliver space, defense and aviation systems for customers around the world, both as a prime contractor and merchant supplier. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential.

If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth.

Orbital ATK is currently seeking an IT Intern- Infrastructure to join our Information Technology team to work at our Rocket Center, WV location this summer.

Job Duties

  • Receive, inventory and configure new equipment
  • Manage workstations and install equipment
  • Identify, investigate and propose solutions to technical problems
  • Upgrade hardware in existing computers and printers
  • Troubleshoot, repair and install computer systems (PC) and mobile devices  
  • Configure and automate software installations
  • Respond to daily user requests and resolve issues in a proactive manner

Required Qualifications: 

  • Currently pursuing a degree in information sciences, information technology, computer engineering, MIS or a closely related discipline
  • Experience with and interest in working with computers
  • Basic networking skill and experience in scripting; knowledge of standard program language  
  • Junior class standing preferred

Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products – and your ideas – into the future.  When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you’ll be amazed at what you can do!

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Job Type: Intern
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 0-1 Year
Education: High School/GED
Expertise: Information Technology
Group: Corporate