Armstrong World Industries Systems Analyst Intern Job in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Job: Information Technology

Primary Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Relocation Offered: No

Employment Status: Full-Time

Travel: No

Do you want to work for a company that gives you opportunities to grow in a collaborative environment? How about working for a manufacturer with a rich history and even brighter future? Armstrong World Industries began over 150 years ago as a small cork-cutting shop in Pittsburgh, PA. From that small business, we became the leader in ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions that contribute to better, more inspiring buildings that make a difference in the lives of people where they work, play, learn, heal and live. At Armstrong World Industries you'll have the opportunity to make the most of your potential. Come build your future with us!

Armstrong World Industries, Inc., has an internship opportunity for a Systems Analyst Intern within our Customer Solutions IT team located at our corporate campus in Lancaster, PA, under the supervision of an experienced IT service manager. Our team of IT professionals are committed to providing world-class leadership and service to our organization as well as develop the future IT leaders of tomorrow. As a Systems Analyst Intern, you will gain a breadth of knowledge spanning all aspects of IT and business functions as you provide IT support to the organization.

Essential duties and responsibilities include the following:

  • Learn software applications used to support IT Operations Management and IT Service Management processes

  • Provide Concierge-level Service in resolving customer issues and requests

  • Prioritize and execute tasks with a sense of urgency

  • Create and maintain system and process documentation

  • Conduct research to solve issues and/or enhance software applications

  • Support IT on process improvement efforts

  • Contribute to IT project work

  • Demonstrate leadership skills with the ability to work independently

Required qualifications:

  • Must be pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science (or related area) with a G.P.A of 3.0 or higher

  • Must be a maximum of 24 months away from graduation

  • Outstanding interpersonal skills with the specific ability to work in teams

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Fluent English

  • Strong documentation skills

  • Well-developed computer skills with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.

  • Must be able to provide your own mode of transportation

Preferred skills:

Working knowledge or coursework in the following areas or technologies:

  • JavaScript

  • Relational databases

  • HTML

  • CSS

  • Object oriented architecture

  • Debugging of code

  • Software development lifecycle

  • Linux and/or Windows server environments

  • Computer networking

  • Requirements elicitation and analysis

Why Armstrong World Industries?

Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI) is a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative commercial and residential ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions. At home, at work, in healthcare facilities, classrooms, stores, or restaurants, Armstrong World Industries offers interior solutions that help to enhance comfort, save time, improve building efficiency and overall performance, and create beautiful spaces. We built our business on trust and integrity. It set us apart then, and it sets us apart now, along with our ability to collaborate with and innovate for the people we’re here to serve – our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our employees.

About the Location (Lancaster, PA):

Located in South Central Pennsylvania, Lancaster is ideally situated for easy access to major metropolitan cities such as Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington DC and New York City. Lancaster offers a vibrant arts and entertainment community with wonderful historic sites, B&Bs, museums, world class shopping, entertainment venues and restaurants.

*Equal Opportunity Employer: *AWI is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans

Notice to Staffing Agencies, Placement Services, and Professional Recruiters

Armstrong World Industries, Inc. has an internal Staffing Department. Recruiters are hereby specifically directed NOT to contact AWI employees directly in an attempt to present candidates.

AWI will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to AWI, including unsolicited resumes sent to an AWI mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to AWI employees, or to AWI's resume database will be considered AWI property. AWI will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. AWI will consider any candidate for whom a Recruiter has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Recruiter free of any charges or fees.

*AWI will not pay a fee to any Recruiter that does not have a signed AWI contract in place specific to the position for which the resume was submitted. *

Recruiting vendor agreements will only be valid if in writing and signed by AWI's Corporate Talent Acquisition Manager or his or her designee. No other AWI employee is authorized to bind AWI to any agreement regarding the placement of candidates by Recruiters. By submitting a candidate to AWI, recruiters agree to be bound and comply with this policy.