Intern – Design – Summer 2022 – CO/OK/Nationwide/Remote

Company Name: CenturyLink

Location: BROOMFIELD, CO, US - 80021

Job Duration: 2021-10-13 to 2021-11-12


About Lumen
Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen’s network, edge cloud, security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at, LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies.

The Role

Lumen’s Internship Program is a path for career readiness in the 4th Industrial Revolution. 
Be a part of an internship program, driving human progress through technology.  During a 10- week period our summer interns innovate and make an impact by transforming industries across the globe and changing the world one connection at a time.  Our interns are presented with real business challenges and provide solutions that make a difference across all areas of the company, all while learning the skills needed to successfully navigate the modern workplace.
The Experience 
•    Innovate – to deliver solutions to real business problems 
•    Transform – your skills and knowledge through challenging work projects
•    Connect – to our company and culture creating valuable connections with your intern peers, work team and leaders across the organization.
•    Impact – through Community & Social Involvement – collaborate with our ERGs to give back and make an impact in the communities Lumen serves.

The Main Responsibilities

As a Design Intern in our North America Operations organization, you will work collaboratively with the order the team to assist with customer order fulfillment by designing a circuit path across the company network through network architecture, routing configurations, and documented design consumption rules.  Within the design responsibilities, accountable for producing an accurate design layout record that demonstrates an understanding of the products and their specifications offered by the company, and the scope of work requested on a customer order meets the product criteria. Tasks during the 10 weeks will have a direct impact on Lumen and our customers. The ideal intern will have technical skills with common languages in the industry.  You will need a high level of engagement and ability to take initiative, ask questions and work in a team environment.

– Update design systems
– Receive and review customer requests for wave and ethernet products
– Design customer solution utilizing available inventory and Network
– Use pro-system to activate network for design   
– Manage order milestones

What We Look For in a Candidate

•    Education Requirements 
o    Enrolled at a 4-year accredited college or university, rising senior education status at the start of the internship, graduating August 2022 – May 2023.
o    Major/Degree: Pursuing a degree in Engineering, IT, Computer Science, MIS, Telecommunications, Operations Management or a related field

•    Proficiency and understanding of:
o    Microsoft Suites 
o    General Tech acumen 

•    Professional Attributes
o    Strong drive for results and taking initiative 
o    Eager to learn and dive into tech
o    Desire to be taught, mentored, and molded 
o    Intrinsically motivated to meet deadlines and achieve goals
o    Creative thinker who will think outside the box and ask questions
o    Ability to collaborate and have agility while making effective decisions
o    Strong written and verbal communication skills

•    Work Setting
o    Ideally the position will be in one of the following offices: Broomfield, CO, Tulsa, OK, or remote 
o    Intern must be able to work 30-40 hours be week during the 10-week program (June – August)
o    Intern must have reliable transportation to/from work location if not remote (Lumen does not provide transportation to/from Lumen office locations)

What to Expect Next

After completion and submission of your application, you will be asked to participate in a virtual video interview. This on demand interview will be a way for Lumen to learn more about you and your experience as it aligns to the internship position.  A separate email invitation will be sent to you (check your spam) within 6 hours of application.  For continued consideration in the summer internship program, please ensure you complete the video interview within 5 business days of application.  Thank you!

Requisition #: 263178

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