As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
The Information Systems Intern position is open for student interns with an educational concentration in Management of Information Systems, Computer Science or other related field. The purpose of this internship is to prepare college students for entry into the business world by providing an introductory understanding of Information Systems functions including theory and practical application of attained knowledge.
This position will support various Information Systems administrative and technical activities as identified by the department/team the intern is assigned to.
Learn and develop practical skills in information technology specific to the hiring department/team.
Assist with daily support of existing solutions, which may include modifying, testing, validating, and documenting system changes. Adheres to normal change control processes for these activities.
Assist with day to day system administration of various solutions which may include performance tuning, system monitoring, problem investigation, and application upgrades.
Assist Information Systems associates with projects, which may include coordination of project plan activities; ensuring timely and effective communication between all members of the project team regarding daily status and issues; and preparing go live and sign off documents and processes.
Help to identify process and procedural issues and may suggest potential solutions.
Assist in updating user and technical documentation.
Attend meetings as required and participate in committees as assigned by Supervisor or Manager.
Adheres to departmental standards, procedures, and enterprise standards of behavior.
Other duties as assigned by Supervisor or Manager.
Clear analytical thinking, problem solving and able to respond to issues in a calm, responsive manner.
Able to prioritize and make decisions.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Uses feedback for improvement and willingness to accept change.
Seeks to increase job knowledge through independent study and/or formal education.
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.
Nemours is committed to improving the health of children. As a non-profit children’s health organization, we consider the health of every child to be a sacred trust. Through family-centered care in our children’s hospitals and clinics in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida, as well as world-changing research, education and advocacy, Nemours fulfills the promise of a healthier tomorrow for all children — even those who may never enter our doors. Nemours began more than 70 years ago with the vision of Alfred I. duPont to improve the lives of children and to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. Today, through our children’s hospitals and health system, we directly care for 250,000 children annually in Delaware Valley and Florida, including families who travel from across the country and world to see our specialists — treating every child as we would our own. We also reach beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics to be a voice for children on a national and international level, and to lead the way in prevention, intervention, education, and research. Nemours is growing to better serve the children and families in our ca...re. We have 1.1 million square feet of space currently devoted to providing children’s healthcare or under construction, all designed with significant input and advice from our patients and families.