Intern - IT Database Administrator

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Location

Ardsley, NY

Summary

We are looking for an enthusiastic Summer Intern to join our Information Technology department. The Summer Intern will assist the Database Administration Team with the administration, design, coding, testing, and analysis of software programs and applications related to the databases at Acorda. Only fully matriculated undergraduate and graduate students who currently are enrolled at a college or university will be considered for Acorda's Summer Internship program.

Full Description

We are looking for an enthusiastic Summer Intern to join our Information Technology department. The Summer Intern will assist the Database Administration Team with the administration, design, coding, testing, and analysis of software programs and applications related to the databases at Acorda. Only fully matriculated undergraduate and graduate students who currently are enrolled at a college or university will be considered for Acorda's Summer Internship program.

This internship will provide the student with knowledge of Database Administration, as well as help him/her acquire and strengthen written and verbal communication skills. Ultimately, the Intern – IT Database Administrator will gain broad experience in Information Technology and the Biotechnology industry. 

The Intern – IT Database Administrator will present a PowerPoint presentation at the end of the internship that reflects what he/she has learned throughout the summer. 

Intern – IT Database Administrator Internship Responsibilities: 

  • Respond to and track internal helpdesk tickets
  • Analyze performance, monitoring, troubleshooting, and assist with database issues
  • Assist DBA in the architecture, design, development and deployment, and management of Microsoft SQL database environments
  • Write Reports from the Data Repository.

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills:

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of MS Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • High attention to detail
  • Self-motivation
  • Analytical mindset

Information Technology or Computer Information Systems majors preferred. 

Only fully matriculated undergraduate and graduate students who currently are enrolled at a college or university will be considered for Acorda's Summer Internship program.