Website Georgia Tech Research Institute
A new part-time IT – Operations Technology Support Student Assistant Spring 2020 – CIPHER employment is available in Atlanta, GA 30318. Highly motivated candidates with excellent communication skills are encouraged to apply. New opportunities are offered by Georgia Tech Research Institute.
Job: IT – Operations Technology Support Student Assistant Spring 2020 – CIPHER
Company: Georgia Tech Research Institute
Location: Atlanta, GA 30318
The CIPHER (Cybersecurity, Information Protection, and Hardware Evaluation) Laboratory is a leader in developing the technologies that secure, defend, and respond to threats within our country’s information, distribution, and network systems at GTRI. CIPHER provides high-impact solutions to some of today’s most challenging cybersecurity problems for both government and industry, while also developing far-reaching high-risk high-payoff cyber technologies to respond to future threats. Research areas include cyber threats and countermeasures, secure multi-level information sharing, resilient command and control network architectures, reverse engineering, information operations and exploitation, quantum computing and sensing, and data analytics.
The CIPHER-IT division seeks student assistants for Spring 2020. These students will be members of our IT Operations support team utilizing our Service Desk to help our customers in CIPHER. Students working for us will work on support tickets, in which they will support and secure Windows, Linux, and MacOS systems for advanced engineers and developers. Students will also gain experience with networking, application/machine virtualization, and programming/scripting.
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 during working semesters
2.0 or higher cumulative GPA
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
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
Ability to obtain Secret Clearance upon hire
Housing and Relocation
Housing and relocation assistance are not available for this position.
Diversity & Inclusion