Platform Engineer Intern
Milwaukee, WI 
Posted 16 days ago
Job/Internship Description
Platform Engineer Intern

Platform Engineer Intern

Job Summary:

The Platform Engineer Intern is an important member of team and works as a resource to the Technology Platform organization. Within this role, the intern will support our fellow Partners by managing various platform tasks and activities along with being a resource for process management, process improvement, information systems and metrics.

Reports To: Manager, Technology and Platforms

Essential Job Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Platform Operational Support (70%)
    • Provide day to day operational ownership of a subset of IT Infrastructure platforms and applications
    • Create and maintain operational system documentation.
    • Perform required maintenance and updates.
    • Seek to identify, investigate, resolve, and document resolution of system problems.
    • Repair and recover from software or hardware failures and test procedures regularly.
    • Assist Platform Engineers in establishing, maintaining and enforcing system standards.
    • Provide level two escalation support on server/systems related tickets
  • Process Improvement and Documentation (20%)
    • Assist the team in the development of new standards and expand existing standards for the team
    • Document technical systems and end-user self-help guidelines
  • Research (10%)
    • Research new technologies and make cost appropriate recommendations


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Scripting Language / Development Tools
  • Knowledge of Microsoft server operating systems and applications
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Additional Preferred Skills:

  • Currently enrolled as a Freshman or Sophomore is preferred
  • Experience with AWS, Microsoft Exchange, SQL Server, Active Directory, SharePoint, VMware and/or IIS is a plus
  • Security minded, technology awareness
  • Innovative thinker


  • Approachability
  • Peer Relationships
  • Customer Focus
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Functional/Technical Skills
  • Priority Setting
  • Personal Learning
  • Drive for Results

Job Number: 00BZS
Schedule: Part-time
Primary Location: WI-Milwaukee

Direct Supply is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to a diverse workforce.


Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Part Time
Period of Employment
Type of Compensation
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