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Intern - IT GIS (Richmond)

Date: Jan 6, 2022

Location: RICHMOND, VA, US, 23219

Company: Dominion Energy

At Dominion Energy we love our jobs.  That’s right.  Love.  Every day we go to work filled with passion to be excellent, to creatively problem solve and to innovate.  These are exciting days for energy companies, and Dominion Energy aims to shape the future of energy in America. We are looking at all of our work with fresh eyes, retooling everything we do, in every part of the company, to operate more sustainably and to deliver energy more reliably than ever.  We are looking for interesting, independent thinkers and doers who can help shape the culture of a forward-looking company that’s proud of its rich legacy. Are you a change agent?  Do you think differently?  Do you want to fall in love with your job? If you answered “yes,” then read on!

At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.

 

Job Summary

Dominion Energy, one of the nation’s largest producers of energy, is seeking a detailed oriented, highly motivated and innovative rising junior for a 2020 summer internship.  Working with IT professionals you will enhance your education while learning and assisting with IT GIS projects.

This internship is specifically designed for a student with an anticipated graduation date of May 2023 or May 2024. The IT GIS team is looking for interns who are excited to hone their skills building innovative solutions that make our customers’ lives easier and operations efficient & reliable. Our interns are full members of the team; they participate in project meetings, present results to company stakeholders, and produce as much as they learn. At the end of your internship, you'll walk away with a great understanding of how a tight-knit, fast-paced team turns ideas into customer-facing products.
If you would like to gain valuable work experience and exposure to enterprise systems in a corporate environment, then consider spending your summer at Dominion Energy.  An intern housing stipend may be available (conditions apply).

As an intern, you will work at our 600 Canal Place. facility, located in historical downtown Richmond, Virginia where the company is headquartered. During your internship you will interact with the IT GIS team to:

  • Software Engineers, Systems Analysts, Business Analysts and the Architect of the team, there will also be opportunities to interact with our Business clients
  • Take ownership over transforming your ideas into reality – you'll prototype new solutions, write high-quality, professional code, and be responsible for documenting your work and results.
  • Be a member of the team by participating in team planning meetings, standups, and code reviews.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • Must currently be enrolled in a accredited college or university degreed program in Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, or a related course of study with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
  • Students should have an anticipated graduation date between May 2023 and May 2024. (Sophomores with skills in GIS, Esri, Smallworld and programming languages)
  • Programming experience in Python or .net
  • Solid understanding of the fundamentals of GIS, programming, spatial data is a plus.
  • Experience outside of the classroom, like previous industry work, open-source contributions, or personal side projects;
  • Proficiency in basic computer software (Microsoft Office Suite required).

Education Requirements

  • Must currently be enrolled in a accredited college or university degreed program in Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, or a related course of study
  • Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0.
  • Students should have an anticipated graduation date between May 2023 and May 2024. (Preferred: Sophomores with skills in GIS, Esri, Smallworld and programming languages)

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Working Conditions

Other Working Conditions

Test Description

No Testing Required

 

Export Control


Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law.  Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants.

 

Other Information


We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more.   To learn more about our benefits, click here dombenefits.com.

Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.  

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