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The Role

Lumen’s Internship Program is a path for career readiness in the 4th Industrial Revolution. 

Be a part of an internship program, driving human progress through technology. During a 10- week period our summer interns innovate and make an impact by transforming industries across the globe and changing the world one connection at a time. Our interns are presented with real business challenges and provide solutions that make a difference across all areas of the company, all while learning the skills needed to successfully navigate the modern workplace.

The Experience 

•   Innovate – to deliver solutions to real business problems 

•   Transform – your skills and knowledge through challenging work projects

•   Connect – to our company and culture creating valuable connections with your intern peers, work team and leaders across the organization.

•   Impact – through Community & Social Involvement – collaborate with our ERGs to give back and make an impact in the communities Lumen serves.

The Main Responsibilities

As a Performance/Diagnostics intern in our Strategic Planning and Transformation you would be part of a network software development team that builds and operates in-house diagnostics and performance monitoring solutions for Lumen Enterprise network. The core expertise is at the crossroads of software development, big data and network operations. The team deals with millions of data points a second, large databases, building APIs etc. As an intern with the organization some of your responsibilities could include developing code/tools/data analytics related to the network performance monitoring. 

The ideal intern will have technical skills with common languages in the industry. You will need a high level of engagement and ability to take initiative, ask questions and work in a team environment.

–  Support all facets of the software development life cycle in a scaled agile framework environment

–  Build enhancements for critical platforms and applications that support Service Assurance and Provisioning

–  Assist with the design, develop, test and deployment stages 

–  Enhance user experience aspects of the platforms

What We Look For in a Candidate

Education Requirements 

o   Enrolled at a 4-year accredited college or university, rising senior or master’s level education status at the start of the internship, graduating August 2022 – May 2023.

o   Major/Degree: In pursuit of degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or similar technical degree field.

Proficiency and understanding of

o   Java, SQL, C/C++, SQL, Jupyter and/or Python

Professional Attributes 

o   Strong drive for results and taking initiative

o   Ability to be resourceful and adaptable

o   Ability to collaborate and have agility while making effective decisions

o   Strong written and verbal communication skills

o   Ability to interact with business partners

o   Flexible and adapts well to change

Work Setting

o   Ideally the position will be in one of the following offices: Broomfield -CO, Littleton-CO. May consider remote/ work from home.

o   Intern must be able to work 30-40 hours be week during the 10-week program (June – August)

o   Intern must have reliable transportation to/from work location (Lumen does not provide transportation to/from Lumen office locations)

o   US work authorization 

What to Expect Next

After completion and submission of your application, you will be asked to participate in a virtual video interview. This on demand interview will be a way for Lumen to learn more about you and your experience as it aligns to the internship position. A separate email invitation will be sent to you (check your spam) within 6 hours of application. For continued consideration in the summer internship program, please ensure you complete the video interview within 5 business days of application. Thank you!