Network Services' main responsibility is connectivity for the University. This includes all Data and Voice communication, Server and Network infrastructure, as well as all IT Security initiatives. The goal of the department is to maintain high availability of all systems as well as maintaining a highly secure environment. Part of these initiatives is to stay on top of current information technology trends. The Apprentice will assist in some daily tasks that are performed by network services. Some of the tasks will include, but not limited to; account management, security remediation, network monitoring, wireless analysis, application development, and research.
Gain practical work experience within your degree field toward career readiness
Earn internship credit
Build your professional network
Gain Information Technology skills that will be beneficial in their career
Gain a base knowledge of a working Information Technology department learning not just technical skills but project/communication skills
Assist with the advancement of the University's systems
Account Management - verify setup of new and transitioned employees.
Security Remediation - monitor security alerts and apply appropriate responses. Learn skills to help provide support so as to help protect employee and student data.
Network/Server Monitoring - monitor the university data network and server infrastructure and isolate issues. Learn the setup of a University infrastructure that can be used in potential career path
Wireless Analysis - Monitor the wireless infrastructure and isolate issues. Wifi is constantly being modified to provide a better experience for students/faculty/staff. Using the students experience help provide insight on ways to make it better.
Application Development - Assist in on-going project needs to help keep projects on track. Work as part of a team and learn skills on project management.
Research - Assist in gathering data on potential future projects.
Minimum 2.5 GPA
Currently pursuing an undergraduate degree
Positive attitude and eager to learn Growth mindset
Minimum Sophomore with some technology courses completed
Basic Information Technology Infrastructure knowledge, including o Active Directory o Windows Server o Networking/Wifi
Good oral and written communication skills, willing to interact with faculty/staff as well as fellow students
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
Maryville University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, disability, gender, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race/color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. This extends to all aspects of the employment relationship, including recruiting, hiring, training, on-the-job treatment, promotion, layoff, and termination.
Maryville University is a selective, comprehensive and nationally ranked private institution more than 6,000 students. Maryville offers more than 100 degrees at the undergraduate, masters and doctoral levels to students from 50 states and 32 countries. Consistently ranked as a top private school by Forbes and Kiplinger's, Maryville has been named the Number 1 Over-performing University in the nation by US News and World Report for the last two years. Maryville's athletics teams compete in 20 intercollegiate sports at the NCAA Division II level in the Great Lakes Valley Conference. Founded in 1872, the University is ideally situated on 130 picturesque acres in West St. Louis County.