Intern - Information Technology - Pittsburgh, PA


Duquesne Light Company, headquartered in downtown Pittsburgh, is a leader in providing electric energy and has been in the forefront of the electric energy market, with a history rooted in technological innovation and superior customer service. Today, the company continues its role as a leader in the transmission and distribution of electric energy, providing a secure supply of reliable power to more than half a million customers in southwestern Pennsylvania. 

Overall Purpose:
Information Technology interns are sought for full-time (40 hours/week) positions for the Summer 2017 program.  We are filling multiple positions, and the successful candidate may be considered for several areas of IT to include: 

Salary: 12/Hour

Position Majors


End User Computing Analyst Computer Science, Mathematics or Management Information Systems

Windows 7 or 10, Microsoft Office, experience with PCs and tablets

Business Support AnalystManagement Information Systems, Communications

Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Visio, Graphic Arts

Project CoordinatorManagement Information Systems, Project Management

Project Management, Information Systems Life Cycle

Project Coordinator

Organizational Behavior, Organizational Change Management

Change Management, Training

Business Systems Analyst

Management Information Systems, Project Management

Systems Analysis

Software EngineerComputer Science

Software Development

Systems Analyst

Computer Science or Management Information Systems

Microsoft Visio, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word

Software EngineerComputer Science 

Programming Languages (C#, Java, C++)

Information Security AnalystComputer Science

Identity & Access Management

Information Security AnalystComputer Science

Governance, Risk & Compliance

Information Security Analyst

Computer Science

Cyber Security Operations

Data AnalystComputer Science, Data Science, Data AnalyticsAnalytics, Data Sciences
Applicants must be currently enrolled in a BS or MS program in Computer Science, Mathematics, Management Information Systems, Communications, Project Management, Organizational Behavior, or Organizational Change Management.  Candidates must have completed their sophomore year of studies.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills.  Proficiency with Microsoft Office products.  Ability to work independently as well as in a team-oriented environment.
Physical Requirements:
Normal office environment. 

Duquesne Light Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all people in all aspects of the employment relationship, without discrimination because of race, age, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability or status as a Vietnam era or special disabled veteran or any other unlawful basis, as defined by applicable law, and fostering a workplace free of unlawful discrimination and retaliation. This policy affects decisions including, but not limited to, hiring, compensation, benefits, terms and conditions of employment, opportunities for promotion, transfer, layoffs, return from a layoff, training and development, and other privileges of employment. An integral part of Duquesne Light's commitment is to comply with all applicable federal, state and local laws concerning equal employment and affirmative action.