IT – Operations Student Assistant Spring 2022- ATAS- Smyrna, GA

Updated: about 16 hours ago
Location: Atlanta, GEORGIA
Deadline: 07 Jan 2022

Submit Resume ID:496936
Type:Students: Undergraduate Student Asst. (SA)
Location:Atlanta, GA
Categories:Information Technology, Other


Job Description

The ATAS (Aerospace, Transportation and Advanced Systems) specializes in system simulations, and test and evaluations related to threat radars, missiles, air and ground vehicles, unmanned and autonomous systems, transportation systems, power and energy systems, acoustics, flow control, and food processing technologies.

The ATAS-IT Services Branch is looking for student assistants for Spring 2022. These students will be members of our IT Operations support team utilizing our Service Desk to serve our customers in ATAS. Students working for us will resolve support requests, which consists of maintaining and securing Windows, Linux, and MacOS systems for advanced engineers and developers. Students will also gain experience with networking, application/machine virtualization, and Active Directory Management.


Required Minimum Qualifications

Student Assistant/Research Assistant

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Information Systems, Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related field
  • Must be registered for at least 6 credit hours with your university
  • 2.5 or higher cumulative GPA

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience in 1 or more programming languages
  • Strong interests in learning Information Technology Operations
  • Basic level knowledge of computer hardware and various operating systems
  • Desire to grow as a future IT professional
  • Ability to collaborate, communicate effectively, and work as a team with others
  • Task/team leadership experience

Hours per Week

10–20 hours per week


U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.


Clearance Type Required

Candidates must be able to obtain and maintain an active security clearance.


Housing and Relocation

Housing and relocation assistance are not available for this position.


Safer Federal Workforce Executive Order

Presidential Executive Order 14042 requires most federal contractors, including federal contractors within the University System of Georgia, to comply with Covid-19 guidance from the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force (“Task Force”).  Details of the order can be found here (link). Georgia Tech must ensure that all employees covered under the Executive Order (“covered employees”), including those working remotely in the United States, are fully vaccinated by January 19, 2022, or by their first day of work in a covered role.

This position is covered by the Executive Order. Accommodations or exemptions for medical conditions can be requested by individuals who would otherwise be covered but have a disability, medical condition, or sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance.


Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute’s mission of solving the world’s most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.


Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law .


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