at General Dynamics Information Technology in Brunswick, Maine, United States
Type of Requisition: Temporary
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Job Family: Interns
Do you have a passion to lean in and make an impact? Does embracing autonomy and seizing opportunity excite you? Are you ready to gain real-life experience alongside the leaders helping to deliver the technology, solutions, and talent essential to the future of the country? If your answer is yes to all three questions, then an internship at GDIT may be just right for you!
At GDIT, our people are our business. We pride ourselves on the work our innovators do to support and secure some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the world. We wouldn’t be successful without our ability to attract new talent to join our team.
What sets a GDIT internship experience apart from other organizations in the industry?
GDIT’s QUEST Summer Internship Program is designed with you in mind! Our internship provides you the opportunity to be a part of a collaborative team that is helping to solve our clients’ most challenging matters. Throughout GDIT’s 10-week QUEST Summer Internship Program, you will work side-by-side on an assignment with a GDIT professional delivering work for internal or external clients. You’ll be assigned to a team of QUEST peers to research and propose solutions to a current business challenge. You’ll participate in a mentoring circle led by an early career champion, and you’ll have the opportunity to interact with GDIT leaders. You’ll attend professional development opportunities, develop soft and tech skills, and lots of fun!
Throughout the internship, you will be supported by your manager, mentor and your recruiter to ensure you receive regular feedback on your work and help navigate the company.
How Will You Make this Internship Opportunity Your Own?
Our Contracts Administration Summer Internship will focus on supporting the contract administration process. Interns may help ensure compliance of contract documentation and assist with record retention and audit preparation. Interns may also support a program in developing proposals, program contract activities, and customer engagement. The ideal intern will be interested in administering federal contracts and task orders; have an ability to consider strategic solutions to address business and programmatic risks; as well as identifying and analyzing contract matters. This internship requires a nimble mindset, clear communication style and interest contracts administration.
+ Currently enrolled in an associate’s, bachelor’s or master’s degree program in business or related field from a United States-based college or university or high school (must be over the age of 16)
+ Basic understanding of Microsoft Office products (e.g., Word, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Excel, and Teams)
+ Must have US Citizenship
What You’ll Need to Deliver Your Best Every Day
+ Demonstrated decision-making skills
+ Experience working in a collaborative team environment
+ Nimble mindset and genuine intellectual curiosity
+ Ability to effectively articulate business challenges and solutions
What You Offer as a Stand-Out Candidate
+ Experience or demonstrated interest in contracts administration
GDIT QUEST internships are paid and full-time (40 hours/week) for 10 consecutive weeks with starting on June 6, 2022. Applicants should have a minimum of one semester remaining in their studies after their internship concludes.
Through GDIT QUEST we are developing the next generation of GDIT technologists and professionals and equipping students with best-in-class skills to take back to the classroom! Take the first step in your QUEST and apply today!
Note: We receive a high volume of applications and review them on a rolling basis. We encourage you to apply as soon as possible. Our goal is to follow up with you within two weeks of your application.
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.