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    Located in Boulder, Colorado, the Institute for Telecommunication Sciences (ITS) is the research and engineering laboratory of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA). The ITS is seeking bright, innovative, results-oriented individuals to join our Pathways Internship Program (IP). The IP targets students accepted for enrollment or currently enrolled in a degree-seeking program in an accredited/qualifying educational institution, on a full- or half-time basis. 

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    Upon successful completion of the Pathways Internship Program and completion of their academic degree or Certificate program, individuals may be non-competitively converted to a term position or permanent position in the Competitive Service

    As a Student Trainee (Computer Science), you will assist higher banded Computer Scientist employees with the following duties:

    • Developing and implementing algorithms;
    • Validating, verifying and testing software implementations;
    • Assist senior developers with web front-end development, database application, testing and software deployment; and
    • provide written and oral reports and status updates while working in a team-based environment.

    This Job Opportunity Announcement may be used to fill other Student Trainee (Computer Science), ZP-1599-1/2, FPL 3 positions within Office of the Secretary (OS) in the same geographical location with the same qualifications and specialized experience.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential

    03 - Position has promotion potential to the Band 03. The advancement of Interns to a higher-banded position, prior to conversion, is not automatic or guaranteed. Please see additional information in the section "Other Information".

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/527638000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.