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2023 Intern Program - Data Engineer

United States, Illinois, Chicago
November 27, 2022

Are you looking to gain experience in Data Engineering with a Fortune 200 company? CDW is the "real world" experience you're looking for. We want fresh, ambitious minds to work (and play) with some of the smartest and most creative people in their fields.

As a Summer Intern at CDW, you will work on high-quality projects where you will gain valuable experience while delivering work that makes a difference. We strive to provide our interns a meaningful experience and consider CDW for a full-time career post-graduation.

What you'll do:

  • Work with various internal Business Stakeholders to understand and document their analytical data needs
  • Work with our Offshore and Near-Shore Teams to design and configure rapid ingestion of raw data sources into our Azure Data Lake
  • Collaborate with Architects to design a curated data model that meets our Business Stakeholders current wants and anticipates their future data and analytic needs
  • Work with Engineers to design and create Azure Data Pipelines to transform raw data from the Azure Data Lake into the Axure SQL Warehouse
  • Interact closely with QA and Data Quality

The 2023 Summer Internship Program will begin Tuesday, May 30th and end Friday, August 4th.

Requirements (Preferred)

  • A natural curiosity about data and how it can be used to drive Business Value
  • Experience producing and/or maintaining business and/or data requirements
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate across company and department boundaries at all levels
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

What we're looking for:

  • Currently enrolled undergraduate students with a graduation date of December 2023 or May 2024 studying Information Systems, Computer Science, Business or a related field
  • Strong interpersonal and time management skills
  • Self-motivated and results-driven individual who will make an impact while utilizing strong written and verbal skills to communicate effectively
  • Team oriented and able to develop positive relationships with coworkers and other partners involved
  • Strong presentation skills, including ability to develop and deliver presentations
  • Microsoft Office skills including, but not limited to Outlook, Excel, Teams, PowerPoint, and Word
  • Availability to work a 40-hour week within standard business hours throughout the summer
  • Authorization to work in the US; without sponsorship as a full-time coworker

Company culture:

Bring your best true self and your best ideas to CDW. Because diverse perspectives bring forth better problem solving and better solutions for our customers. You'll be trusted to do your job in an environment that is energetic.

From teammates beside us to the leaders who guide us, we move forward together, and we always have your back. You'll work with people who inspire you. People with positive, success-driven attitudes who you will learn from and forge strong relationships with.

CDW is a place where we aspire every day to be better than we were yesterday.

Who we are:

CDW is a leading technology solutions provider to business, government, education and healthcare organizations in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. Our fingerprints can be found on technology in workplaces and workspaces of more than 250,000 companies. With the breadth of products and services we offer, combined with the expertise of our specialists, there is no request too big or too small. Our coworkers across the globe are working together to bring technology to life for our customers.

Awards and recognitions:

  • #161 on the Fortune 500 Rank
  • 2021 Insider Pro and Computerworld Best Places to Work in IT
  • 2022 Glassdoor Best Places to Work
  • 2022 Best Employers for Women by Forbes

CDW is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment. If you are an individual with a disability and need assistance in applying for a position, please contact us at Helpdesk-Recruiting@cdw.com.

COVID-19 Update:

CDW is committed to maintaining a workplace that is free of known hazards and to ensuring the safety, health, and well-being of coworkers and candidates for employment and their families, as well as the community.

CDW requires all coworkers be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, with the only exceptions being a documented, legally required medical or religious accommodation. Prior to starting with CDW, successful candidates will be required to: (i) be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide CDW with proof of full vaccination; or (ii) apply for and receive a medical or religious-based accommodation to be exempt from the mandatory vaccination policy.