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Intern - Omaha IT Pathway Program (Fall 2018-Spring 2019)

Nelnet Omaha, NE

Job Description

  • Intern - Omaha IT Pathway Program (Fall 2018-Spring 2019)

    Job Locations US-NE-Omaha
    Posted Date 2 months ago(3/19/2018 8:25 AM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings


Work directly as a functioning member of a team within Nelnet. As an IT intern, you will gain a broad understanding of how a variety of teams throughout the Nelnet Omaha location operate and then take a deeper dive by supporting a specific area of focus. These areas may include:


  • Nelnet Business Solutions
  • PaymentSpring
  • CARE Center
  • Desktop Support
  • Database Architecture
  • Software Development + Engineering
  • Coding Development and Testing/QA


  1. Support department projects.
  2. Research new topics and develop department materials.
  3. Special projects or other duties as assigned.
  4. Attend company orientation and development classes as applicable.
  5. Meet and interact with Nelnet employees at a variety of levels.
  6. Participate in department team-building activities.
  7. Collaborate internally with employees, departments, and customers to accomplish work projects.



Pursuing undergraduate degree in an IT-related field



Knowledge of computers: preferably Microsoft packages and familiarity with Internet including ability to use search engines. General knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and computer information systems.



  1. Accuracy /attention to detail
  2. Eager to learn and help others
  3. Office support tools
  4. Oral communication
  5. Written communication
  6. Initiative
  7. Problem solving. Shares new ideas, is creative and passionate about innovation
  8. Motivated and excited by technical challenges
  9. Good work ethic and habits
  10. Energetic and enthusiastic attitude
  11. Aptitude for continuous learning in areas of computer networking, software engineering, and additional areas of IT.
  12. Critical thinking related to using information technology as a solution for business needs and requirements.

EEO Statement

Nelnet is an Equal Opportunity Employer, complies with Executive Order 11246, and takes affirmative action to ensure that qualified applicants are employed, and that employees are treated during employment, without regard to race, color, religion/creed, national origin, gender, or sex, marital status, age, disability, use of a guide dog or service animal, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, or any other status protected by Federal or State law or local ordinance. Qualified individuals with disabilities who require reasonable accommodations in order to apply or compete for positions at Nelnet may request such accommodations by contacting Nelnet Talent Acquisition & Recruiting.
Nelnet is a Drug Free and Tobacco Free Workplace.


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Job Details

Date Posted March 26, 2019
Date Closes April 25, 2019
Requisition 2018-6198
Located In Omaha, NE
SOC Category 00-0000.00