About Information Technology/Computing

    Working in an international internship in IT, web design, computing, and more will help you gain valuable insight in a quickly internationalizing field. Moreover, these internships are available in the majority of Global Experiences' destinations. Your task will vary greatly from internship to internship, so take time to go through the information regarding availability, job descriptions and more on our sample list.

    Location Placements



    Barcelona

    IT Computing/Web Marketing

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    An accommodations service provider with apartment rentals throughout Barcelona is looking for a student or recent grad with IT or web development skills. While tasks will touch on web programming, development, SEO, IT, and general business tasks, the intern will play an integral part in harnessing technology in a marketing capacity. The company is owned by UK citizens who love living in Barcelona! This is an English friendly work environment. REQUIREMENTS: Advanced programming and development skills.

    Ideal Candidate: Web student, or student studying marketing. Someone that is outgoing. Spanish is not required for this placement.

    • 8/31/2014
    • 12.0 weeks
    • 1/11/2015
    • 12.0 weeks
    • 5/31/2015
    • 10.0 weeks

    IT for an Innovative Marketing Firm

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    A Marketing Services company that focuses on email campaigns, social media and advertising for their clients is looking for an IT intern to augment their efforts. The agency (medium office size) covers the various marketing levers (emailing, co-registration, competitions, sponsorship, paid and natural search, social media, and display). The selected interns will be able to receive hands-on training and experience on many platforms. REQUIREMENTS: A recent graduate with IT and marketing experience has a tremendous opportunity with this growing company. English friendly, so no Spanish is required. Spanish skills will, however, open up other doors for increased responsibility.

    Ideal Candidate: University graduate that has experience in IT and marketing.They have hired 10 interns in the last year and would love to keep the intern on if the internship works out well.

    • 8/31/2014
    • 12.0 weeks
    • 1/11/2015
    • 12.0 weeks
    • 5/31/2015
    • 10.0 weeks

    IT Placement with Major Global Organization

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    One of the largest search engine organizations in the world is looking for IT interns for its Barcelona office. This specific office specializes in data management, social media, geo-related applications and semantic systems. Interns will have the chance to write script, conduct data analysis for projects and create new programs for their search engines. REQUIREMENTS: Interns must have experience in Linux, Java and Scripting languages. This is an English speaking placement for a big name international company. No Spanish is required, though more proficiency will open up even more doors.

    Ideal Candidate: Intern studying IT and/or web design.

    • 8/31/2014
    • 12.0 weeks
    • 1/11/2015
    • 12.0 weeks
    • 5/31/2015
    • 10.0 weeks

    Dublin

    Information Technology Internship

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    This IT firm has over 11 years experience and supplies IT solutions to the Corporate Sector, Government Departments and all types of businesses. They offer technical expertise coupled with plain talking advice for a comprehensive IT solution. Their portfolio includes all types of hardware, maintenance & support, and installation. An intern at this firm would be involved in all aspects of company operations, including updating databases, and special projects. The intern will also have a chance to field technical calls (in one or more areas) of expertise including help with printers and networking, as well as the marketing of engineering services and hardware supplies. REQUIREMENTS: Sophomore standing, 3.0 GPA, and the ability to verbally communicate complex IT solutions in easy-to-comprehend ways. Specific backgrounds (expertise in one or more areas) can vary greatly, so please discuss in more detail with your Global Experiences representative.

    Ideal Candidate: The ideal candidate will be involved in all aspects of operations including updating databases, special projects, fielding technical calls, working with networking, and the marketing of engineering services.

    • 9/27/2014
    • 12.0 weeks
    • 1/10/2015
    • 12.0 weeks
    • 6/6/2015
    • 8.0 weeks

    Digital Marketing

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    This rapidly expanding company works with large organizations on IT issues and strives to better understand the management, building and testing of large enterprise systems. Their goal is to provide solutions for better management of software systems.

    Ideal Candidate: Ideal candidate will have a strong gpa and relevant coursework in marketing, strong social media skills and familiarity with branding campaigns, test markets, brand positioning and funnel optimization.

      Design Driven IT Placement with an Entrepreneur Development Programme

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      This incubator is widely recognised as Dublin's leading provider of entrepreneur development programmes and has a track record of 20 years in this area. They have developed a number of processes and systems for managing their flagship New Frontiers entrepreneur development programmes. These are currently managed through a combination of Google Mail, Google Docs and Box. In addition the team are working on a dynamic infographic to map Dublin's ecosystem of supports for startups. We are currently seeking to overhaul the front end elements of our systems into a coordinated design. We are also seeking to pull together the elements of the dynamic infographic into a cohesive information resource.

      Ideal Candidate: The skills required of the person we are seeking include: 1. HTML5, Graphics Design, Multi Media, Optional - familiarity with design principles for Info Graphics 2. An interest in design and development of effective visuals. 3. An ability to create animated videos an advantage. 4. A self starter that can work in a team environment with moderate direct management.

        Javascript Developer for High-tech Company

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        Dublin headquartered and Europe wide researchers and developers are looking for a Junior Java Developer to work alongside and receive mentoring in great, modern development workflow

        Ideal Candidate: You love code and are ready to learn how to produce production quality JS

          London

          Expanding Web Design and Development Agency

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          This is a company that provides professional customized solutions in web design and software development. They deliver premium solutions for a wide range of business throughout the United Kingdom and around the world.

          Ideal Candidate: The ideal candidate will have the ability to develop and manage e-commerce tools and will have the ability to liaise with programmers, clients, and project managers in different locations. The candidate for this internship will have strong communication skills and an IT background with a desire to learn in a fast-paced environment.

          • 1/11/2014
          • 12.0 weeks
          • 8/30/2014
          • 15.0 weeks
          • 6/13/2015
          • 8.0 weeks
          • 6/20/2015
          • 8.0 weeks

          Software Quality Assurance Position at Exciting Startup

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          The intern will work closely with the developers and CTO to plan and document test cases for new functionality. To execute those test cases using multiple browsers and to start to deliver automated test cases using Selenium technology. This startup offers a new software product built and running on leading edge technologies. The person would be joining a VERY dynamic team, at a very exciting time, giving the intern fantastic experiences in working in a startup organization.

          Ideal Candidate: Having excellent attention to detail, the right candidate must be able to demonstrate proven initiative in a fast-paced environment and be able to sensibly evaluate and communicate testing progress and risk. Demonstrated ability to challenge senior staff members and construct arguments will also be a significant advantage. You will also be required to communicate test progress so excellent written and verbal communication skills are required. Software Development skills are highly desirable.

            Junior software developer for a language education startup

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            The company is focused on building a cross-platform vocabulary-in-the-cloud service for language learners that offers an electronic dictionary that stores all words users are looking up, helping them reinforce with auto-generated flashcards - on all their devices.

            Ideal Candidate: As a developer in an early stage startup the candidate will be exposed to all aspects of the solution and will nee to be versatile, with either basic knowledge or strong willingness to learn in several of the following technologies: - Web development - HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, JSON, one page applications - .NET, HTTP Web Api, REST, EF, SQL Server - Mobile - mobile web, hybrid apps, Apache Cordova, iOS, Android, Windows Phone

              Web Development Assistantship with Digital Creative Agency

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              This company is digital creative agency based in Whitechapel London. We have in-house web developers and app builders as well as running global marketing campaigns for American Express and others. The role of the job will be web development assistant. You will be working under an Oxford graduate web and app developer. The first project you will be assisting on is the build of a website for a high-end fashion label recently featured in Vogue and London Fashion week.

              Ideal Candidate: Some knowledge of HTML and CSS is essential, just so you have the building blocks in place, but expect to learn during the course of the internship! Above all, we're looking for enthusiastic, forward thinking individuals who are quick learners. This internship offers far greater experience than your average internship as we won't be expecting you to make teas, we'll be expecting you to get stuck in with the opportunity to quickly gain web development skills by working closely as part of a small team with experienced developers. This is a great chance to develop useful skills and experience in a highly valued field with plenty of job opportunities in the future! Technologies we use at the moment include: PHP, Drupal, Wordpress, Javascript and Sass. But we’re open to ideas and exploring new technologies!

                New York City

                Computing/IT/Product Management Internship at World Class Technology Company

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                The Product Management Intern will gain experience with product and competitive analysis work, analyzing architectural components of this firm's software platform in order to help improve their products and help generate OEM technical documents. Responsibilities include: Develop tools and processes for detailing product development; Develop tools for integrating OEM tools into the DocAve platform; Generate technical documentation; Completion of a summer-long project reflecting what was learned and achieved over the course of internship.

                Ideal Candidate: The ideal candidate should be a quick learner and thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment. "Best Fit" qualifications: Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in computer science, MIS, IT, or engineering; Ability to engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously: Ability to work independently within a cross functional team: Strong communication (both written and verbal), analytical and interpersonal skills: Familiarity with Microsoft tools; SharePoint skills and familiarity a strong plus; Programming skills are also a strong plus.

                • 9/6/2014
                • 14.0 weeks
                • 6/7/2015
                • 8.0 weeks

                IT Internship for Theater Company

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                This organizations IT intern works with the Director of Information Technology on the business of running an IT support organization for a non-profit. Candidates should be organized, capable of general administration duties (data entry, filing etc.) and willing to 'roll up their sleeves' and learn/sharpen support skills for Windows and Mac OS computers, printers etc. in a 30+ user environment. This is a great opportunity to learn both the basic skills required for support IT as well as an introduction to the business of support IT. 30 hours per week.

                Ideal Candidate: Undergraduate or graduate students and recent graduates

                  Systems Development Internship

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                  The intern will be working under the direct supervision of this companies executives, including, but not limited to Technical Business Developer. The intern will be participating and collaborating with other employees of the company to work with APIs and write Ad-Hoc database requests. The intern will be learning programming languages such as Python and SQL. The intern will be assisting with day to day operations; included but not limited to: -Research - Software development - Documenting and refactoring code - Managing data integrity

                  Ideal Candidate: Interns will be involved in virtually all aspects of information technology, and will constitute integral parts of the creative and execution process. The intern will gain insight into real world data scenarios, programming, as well as exposure to core competences of an ecommerce platform. The intern will gain a full understanding of the development process of an enterprise level software and its implementation in a fast pace company.

                    IT/ Database Management Internship

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                    This organization is a 117-year-old non-sectarian nonprofit organization offering environmental education and leadership training to motivated and underserved New York City public school students. Their mission is to encourage the positive educational and developmental growth of New York City’s youth through stimulating educational and challenging outdoor programs. They are currently seeking an IT intern to help organize all of its data and be involved with a migration from varied spreadsheets to the Salesforce.com platform. - Experience with SalesForce is strongly preferred but not essential as long as you really love manipulating data and are interested in learning the ins and outs of this powerful cloud computing tool. This organization is also in the process of defining the Outcomes of its programs and developing metrics to allow us to track those outcomes. The IT intern will develop a system for compiling and analyzing program evaluation information.

                    Ideal Candidate: We are looking for smart people who want to roll up their sleeves, sharpen their skills and learn. Enthusiasm, follow-through, attention to detail and an ability to work well with a variety of people are required. Internships are unpaid but we will cover transportation costs and we will support your efforts to get college credits for the experience.

                      Business IT Internship

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                      Complete comparative calculations on two underwriter applications. - Log all results - If the result is negative due to missing information, identify with in the rule sheet where the discrepancy lies. - Draft an explanation of the issue and provide a resolution. - If the result is negative due to a calculation discrepancy, identify where in the applicable rate manual does the circumstances exist and provide a written explanation of a resolution.

                      Ideal Candidate: A comp sci/mis major may get bored in this type of role, however a business student may be more interested in the business analysis.

                        Information Technology

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                        Write abstract innovative code, while still being ready to learn and adopt new ways of problem-solving. •Building e-commerce platforms, social media applications, e-mail blast systems, and AJAoriented interfaces. •Work closely with both the front end and backend development teams (of up to 4 people) on projects, in order to ensure integration with the backend of all the moving parts in a project. •Integrate Javascript and develop AJAX enhancements and script-based visual effects, in particular, using and developing Moo Tools plugins and classes. •Developing and programming in PHP/MYSQL and some PERL to maintain existing systems such as CMS, Google Analytics, Statistics reporting/logging systems, and client reporting tools. •Assisting in maintaining several large networks of GNU/Linux-based application, database, and development servers based on our own proprietary API, Bureau™. •Maintain and evolve our strict documentation and guidelines of our Bureau API system. Working with CMS and MVC frameworks.

                        Ideal Candidate: The ideal candidate should be studying Information Technology or have experience in the industry.

                          Web Development Intern - Fashion Website

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                          Frontend/Backend development of site designs

                          Ideal Candidate: Intern should have knowledge of HTML / HTML5, CSS / CSS3, WordPress, JavaScript and Photoshop. Intern should have fashion and ecommerce sensibility.

                            Hands on Programming placement with C and C++

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                            This online organization is a leading information repository and information update provider in the field of immigration law.

                            Ideal Candidate: The ideal candidate should be a rising senior or recent graduate of a quality Engineering program. He or she should have advanced computing/IT skills in a number of areas. Programming Languages needed include C/C++, Java, and Assembly Language. A background in Software Development Methodologies, Object Oriented Design and Scientific Simulation Tools is also desired. Tasks are wide and various but include special project administration with computer networking and C/C++ languages. Assisting the Chief Technology Officer and other staffers (as assigned) is also an important part of this internship.

                            • 9/6/2014
                            • 14.0 weeks
                            • 6/7/2015
                            • 8.0 weeks

                            Sydney

                            Software Engineering/Computer Science Intern

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                            Taggle analyzes, processes, and visualizes vast amounts of data, and has a large installation of software systems that need to be developed, implemented and maintained.

                            Ideal Candidate: Candidates must have proper IT experience, whether it be via coursework or real world experience. If not an IT major, candidate must have at least 3 years relevant experience

                              Web Development Internship

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                              Intern will work as a Web developer using PHP, HTML, CSS, Wordpress, to create excellent products for clients as well as to maintain the in house website.

                              Ideal Candidate: Student must have experience with PHP, HTML, CSS, Wordpress

                                Washington, DC

                                IT/Coding for Historical and Political Project

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                                This internship placement is with a documentary editing project located on the George Washington University campus. The project collects, accessions, transcribes, and annotates material written by and to a historical figure relating to their post political life. Volumes I and II, which cover 1945-1952, have already been completed and Volume III is underway. In addition, the project’s website is being expanded, and project staff are engaged in outreach to students, teachers, scholars, and policy makers. Interns will perform research and assist with website development. Specific tasks will depend on the intern's interests and qualifications and the there is room for customization.

                                Ideal Candidate: The ideal candidate will have a background in history, information technology/computing or library sciences. An interest in politics and American history is preferred.

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