Engineering Intern (Summer 2022)
Madison, WI 
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Job/Internship Description
Engineering Intern (Summer 2022)
Job Locations US-Remote Location
ID 2021-18019
Company TDS Telecom
Overview

Location: Remote

Work Schedule: This is a year-round internship beginning in May/June 2022. We require at least 15 hours per week during core business hours (Monday - Friday, 8am-5pm).

At TDS, our interns are our future. We are seeking motivated individuals who are passionate about problem solving and delivering technology solutions to move our business forward. As an Engineering Intern with us, you will build a solid foundation for you career by gaining hands-on experience from working on multiple projects with a wide variety of software and hardware programs.

Intern Resources:

Our interns partner with seasoned IT/Network Services professionals to help with executing high-priority company projects and day-to-day operational activities. As an intern, TDS offers you:

    Prioritization of your professional development from in-depth training.
  • A key focus on internal promotions
  • Competitive compensation
  • Emphasis on ethics and promoting a healthy life/work balance with a business casual work environment
  • Encouragement to use our education reimbursement program
  • Encouragement to volunteer for local charities and university activities, and community events
  • Access to an Intern Associate Resource Group (ARG). This group's purpose is to support you by providing extra resources for development, opportunities for internal advancement, and forums to connect with other interns throughout the company. ERG meets once per month to allow you to hear from other interns about their projects, as well as leaders within our organization about their team. They host networking events to grow your connections within the organization with the goal of finding full-time employment by your graduation.

Our internships will pay between $17-19 per hour.

TDS Telecom, headquartered in Madison, Wis., employs 2,900 people and is a subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. [NYSE: TDS], a Fortune 1000 company. Founded in 1969, TDS Inc. employs 9,100 people and has approximately six million connections nationwide through its businesses U.S. Cellular, TDS Telecom, OneNeck IT Solutions LLC, and TDS Broadband Service. TDS Inc. has been named to several Forbes lists, including America's Best Employers for Diversity, Best Large Employers, and Best Employers for Women. Visit tdsinc.com.

Responsibilities

Position Overview:

In this position, you will have the opportunity to thrive in a fast-pace, high-tech learning environment. Your existing problem solving, communication, and organizational skills will be expanded by learning a broad spectrum of technologies that will build a solid foundation for your career.

Depending on your interest, you will join a team in one of the following groups:

  • Engineering (GIS): Evaluates leading-edge technologies and develops programs to support various products on TDS' network
  • Project Execution: Agile development environment; uses PM tools including MS Project, MS Office and Visio; produces, formats, and publishes project materials and reports

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Desire to apply your academic knowledge through a variety of work assignments
  • Wanting to challenge yourself to be part of the solution through creative ingenuity
  • Looking to evolve your skillset via hands-on assignments
  • Comfortable addressing issues and finding creative solutions
  • Capable of handling multiple project tasks simultaneously
Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalency
  • Must be able to complete 15+ working hours between M-F 8-5pm

At TDS, we embrace Equal Employment Opportunity by valuing our differences and consider all qualified applicants without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by law. To learn about our diversity & inclusion philosophy and culture, click here!


Employment at TDS is subject to post-offer, pre-employment drug testing.

At TDS, we embrace Equal Employment Opportunity by valuing our differences and consider all qualified applicants without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by law. To learn about our diversity & inclusion philosophy and culture, click here!

 

Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Open
Type of Compensation
Paid
College Credits Earned
No
Tuition Assistance
No
Required Student Status
Open
Preferred Majors
Other
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