INTERN - IT Quality Assurance

State of Arizona

Quality Assurance Internship

ARIZONA DEPARTMENT
OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

We are looking for results-oriented, driven individuals with a thirst for problem solving.

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SPRING INTERNSHIP
Quality Assurance
Information Technology Division

JOB SUMMARY

ADEQ is seeking an engaged intern for our team who wants to develop beyond the classroom. Our interns shadow our subject-matter experts and work alongside them by: working in the field for water and air sampling, designing computer modeling software, evaluating data for patterns in establishing pollution parameters, presenting findings to senior leaders or drafting reports and notices. In short; everything we do – you will also do! Every day as our intern you will practice your classroom training while guided by our scientists and engineers.
Intern project – Assist in creating software test plans, test cases and prepare test data; execute tests per the test plans and test cases using test data; document test results; communicate test results to developers and help them in troubleshooting defects; work with end users during User Acceptance testing

COMPENSATION AND HOURS

  • Compensation is at $18 per hour with no other benefits provided
  • It is up to the discretion of the respective school to provide academic credit
  • Work schedule can coincide with class schedule
  • Intern commitment is Jan to May of 2020

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

You will bring the following to the internship:
  • Programming and data structure knowledge
  • Proficient with MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to perform in a team environment
  • Detail oriented
You will gain the following from the internship:
  • Get real world experience working within an Agile Scrum team
  • Learn how to create test plans, test cases and generate test data
  • Experience working within an Agile Scrum team
  • Get the experience of executing test cases and record results
  • Learn the importance of different types of testing; unit, regression, integration, and user acceptance testing

IDEAL CANDIDATE

  • Intern candidate must be in their junior or senior year of a Bachelor’s degree program or working towards a Masters or PhD
  • Candidate should have passed these classes: computer programming, data structures and algorithms, intro to software engineering, computing ethics
  • Candidate must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Candidate must have the right to work in the US without requiring sponsorship
  • Candidate must be at least 18 years old
To learn more about us, our organizational habits known as the ADEQ Way, our culture, and other positions we have open, visit us at DEQ/careers

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