Today, with our current team members, we have the strength to help you grow in any career direction you want, whether in our stores, distribution centers, manufacturing facilities or our Midwest corporate offices. It's your future, maybe it starts with Meijer.
Please review the job profile below and apply today!
A career at Meijer is so much more than just a paycheck. Meijer was built on one family's dream with the goal of helping people and now more than 85 years later that's exactly what we've done and will always do. Today, Meijer is the 19th largest privately held company - with more than 70,000 team members across six Midwest states. As the pioneer of the "one-stop shopping" concept, Meijer values innovation and fresh ideas from each and every Team Member. Meijer also offers countless opportunities for professional career growth, personal enrichment and truly invests in your success. Whether you join one of our retail stores, distribution centers, or corporate offices, as a Meijer Team Member you become more than just an employeeyou become a member of the family.
Meijer is seeking candidates for Information Technology internship opportunities in our Digital Solutions, Applications Development, Information Systems (IS) Security / Cyber Security, Enterprise Systems & Tools, and Operations Support Services areas. Join our program to get experience in your field while also learning more about the retail industry and the breadth of career opportunities that support the customer shopping experiences.
Your internship will include interaction with other interns, experts in your area of study, internal business customers, and Meijer senior leadership. Multiple assignments are available within the following areas:
Digital Solutions and Applications Development: The Development teams design, build, and support the software applications that keep Meijer on the cutting edge of technology in our industry. Our interns work with the latest technologies to design, code, test and implement applications for Digital Shopping experiences, Pharmacy, Finance, Merchandising, Supply Chain, etc., as well as, our Corporate-wide Enterprise and Retail Stores systems. Additionally, interns assist with the development and analysis of business analytics and reporting.
IS Security and Enterprise Systems & Tools: The IT Enterprise Architecture, Security and Business Management team is responsible for IT security technologies, compliance and secure coding practices and processes, Human Capital Management system and enterprise solution architecture and portfolio management. Data security is of paramount importance in a retail environment.
IT Operations and Support Services: The Operations and Support Services team provides the underlying foundation of the company. This team manages enterprise critical components such as network and voice communications, cloud services, mainframes, middleware, enterprise monitoring, data warehouses, operating system and network support, PC and client services, and much more. Our interns have the opportunity to work with the latest cloud-based technologies and cutting-edge cognitive automation technologies or machine learning/AI tech utilized for issue detection and self-healing while learning about IT Operations.
Progress toward a bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Information Security / Cyber Security or related Computer Engineering degree.
Customer focused -- dedicated to meeting the expectations of internal and external customers
Relationship skills -- can create positive working relationships with customers, team members, leadership, and other internal and external constituencies.
Communication skills -- conveys the right information in writing and verbally.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities (will vary depending on specific project requirements):
For Applications Development:
Microsoft Technologies and Tools including Azure, .NET, ASP.Net, C#, MS Office365, SharePoint, Office365, SQL, SSRS, and SSIS
Java REST APIs and Web APIs Adobe AEM
Knowledge or awareness of modern design patterns like MVC; frameworks like jQuery, AngularJS, etc.
Mobile development specifically native iOS and native Android
Enterprise Solutions like SAP and Workday
For Information Security and Enterprise IT and Tools:
Understanding of information security Functional understanding of IP networking
Knowledge of routing and firewall operations
Knowledge of Access Control, Anti-malware software, Email security
Knowledge of SIEM and or intrusion protection products
Knowledge of web development, cloud services, ERP platforms and Microsoft technologies.
For Operations and Systems Support:
Basic understanding of distributed systems architecture and general knowledge of multiple technical disciplines including PC workstations (configuration and connectivity), Mobile Devices, network file servers, applicable software and troubleshooting techniques.
General knowledge of Telecommunications and Network technologies and Cloud technologies.
Understanding of various network management and performance monitoring/analysis tools.