DAAD regional office in New York is offering an internship in network administration.

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We are seeking Information Technology majors who are nearing the end of their studies or IT-graduate students. The internship will take place in New York City in a Windows environment of approx. 30 users.

This is an excellent opportunity for an IT student to gain hands-on experience in network administration in an international setting. Working directly with our information officer, the IT intern will be involved in IT-related projects and will assist our team with IT issues. These range from infrastructure maintenance (network/server administration) to occasional troubleshooting and help desk tasks.


Knowledge of network administration functions, including servers and mail servers
Familiarity with various Microsoft products, including operating systems (Win XP, Win 7, Win Server)
Good aptitude with user applications, especially internet browsers, MS Office Suite (2010, 2013), Adobe
Experience with security products, data storage and backup, VPN
Some background in working with hardware and peripherals is helpful
Strong problem solving skills, good at prioritizing
Ability to work well with others
German language skills
We offer:

A supportive work environment in our office located in the German Consulate in New York
An internship stipend of $750/month

Starting date: Flexible, fall of 2018.

The internship would last for six months.

We also consider applications for a one-year internship.

Please send your CV and cover letter to Ms. Solveig Berkman berkman@daad.org.

Application deadline: August 1st, 2018.