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Pearson Intern - Technical Delivery Management in Iowa City, Iowa

Intern - Technical Delivery Management - ( 2111268 )

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PEARSON DIGITAL & TECHNOLOGY INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

Technical Delivery Management

Why join Pearson’s intern program?

Pearson is the world’s learning company. We help people of all ages acquire the knowledge and skills they need to be successful in their work and careers. We believe that everyone should be able to keep learning, every day and in every way, throughout their lives. Bringing together everything we know about the science of learning and the latest technology, we’re shaping the future of teaching and learning.

We’re looking for the next generation of talented undergraduates to join our team for an unforgettable 10-week internship. An internship at Pearson is an opportunity to bring your own unique perspective as a learner, together with your academic knowledge, technical skills, and enthusiasm, to help create products used by students like you.

As one of our interns, you will gain a comprehensive introduction to our business. You’ll be assigned to a team and work on real-life projects that bring our products and services to life. On the job training and professional development will be provided to enable you to contribute to the business. You’ll also have direct access to a senior member of the team, as each intern will be mentored to help you make the most of the ten-week program.

We foster a work environment that’s inclusive as well as diverse, where our people can be themselves. Every idea and perspective is valued so that our products reflect the people we serve — our teachers and learners.

What Does the Internship Program Offer?

Successful candidates will spend 10 weeks working with our technology teams.

You will be paid for the duration of your internship. The internship begins on Monday, June 6th and ends Friday, August 12th, 2022.

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Qualifications

Job description

  • Develop an understanding of the business unit priorities and team scope

  • Leverage agile frameworks to plan, prioritize, and deliver projects by participating in daily standups, sprint planning sessions and task coordination

  • Learn to document, and manage scope change within technology projects

  • Participate in the creation of status reports highlighting project accomplishments and obstacles.

  • Learn about cloud delivery and operational best practices

Minimum requirements:

  • Students pursuing a Bachelor's or Master’s degree program in Project or Program Management, Computer Science or a related field.

  • Familiarity with AWS, Google Cloud or Azure, Agile project management methodologies and Excel.

  • Graduation date between December 2022 and May 2024 and should be within driving distance of office location.

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Primary Location : US-TX-San Antonio

Other Locations : US-IA-Iowa City

Work Locations :

US-TX-San Antonio-19500 Bulverde

19500 Bulverde Road

San Antonio78259

Job : Project/Temporary Workforce

Organization : Technology & Operations

Employee Status : Fixed Term

Job Type : Internship

Job Level : Entry Level

Shift : Day Job

Job Posting : Sep 6, 2021

Job Unposting : Ongoing

Schedule: : Full-time Temporary

Req ID: 2111268

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