Internship - Spring 2017 - Information Technology

Orlando, Florida
Not Specified
Sep 27, 2016
Nov 26, 2016
Universal Orlando® Resort is a universe of opportunities for people who have a lot to offer. It takes a special kind of person to work at Universal Orlando. An individual who knows how to be part of a team. Someone with a sense of fun who's serious about their work. A person who knows it doesn't take magic to put a smile on a guest's face... it takes hard work, dedication, knowledge and just the right amount of Universal attitude. Whether you're serving food, working in an office, maintaining equipment, performing in costume or operating a ride, you won't just be 'doing a job.' You'll be creating memories for our guests that will last a lifetime. Are YOU that kind of person?

Expand your universe with Universal's Campus 2 Career Internship Program! This program can provide not only extensive learning opportunities, but real world experience as well. An Internship with Universal Orlando offers abundant networking and exposure opportunities to one of the world's top entertainment destinations.

SUMMARY: Work with team on web development, e-commerce, digital technology tools for content management, personalization and targeting and multi-language translation.

Areas may include:

  • Web development: Work with senior developers on analysis/design, coding using languages such as NET, AngularJS, Node and frontend development utilizing using HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, etc., in the development of websites and ecommerce capabilities.
  • Mobile development: Gather requirements; design/develop prototypes and enhancements; and identify, triage, and resolve defects. Learning goals: Mobile application development or iOS and/or Android. Business analysis skills including requirements gathering and identifying dependencies. Project management skills including timeline management and scope management.
  • IT Solutions Delivery: Assist with the design, development, and deployment of projects including web applications (HTML5/CSS, javascript/angular), native applications (.NET C#), and peripheral integrations (barcode scanners, biometrics, etc.) Design, run and monitor tests on new and existing system for the purposes of correcting errors, isolating areas for improvement and general debugging.


  • Teach the basics of working with a team, understanding the dynamics in building modern websites, using advanced tools.
  • Develop an understanding of ecommerce in the real world, in a complex entertainment environment.
  • Understand and actively participate in Environmental, Health & Safety responsibilities by following established Universal Orlando policy, procedures, training and Team Member involvement activities.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • In pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor or Graduate degree at an Accredited Institution
  • Current class standing of Sophomore or above
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above (official transcripts available upon request)
  • Consistent attendance is a job requirement
  • Approximate dates of this internship are from January 2017 – May 2017
  • Availability requirement typically includes 24-40 hours per week; Monday through Friday (may include weekends)
  • Preferred coursework completed: HTML 5, CSS3, Javascript, NET, AngularJS


  • Must be willing to work at least 20 hours a week from January to May 2017.
  • HTML 5, CSS3, NET, AngularJS, C#, understanding of base web development concepts.
  • Must be efficient in Microsoft Office Programs including, but not limited to: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Strong interpersonal skills, problem-solving abilities and organization
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Superior written & verbal communication skills
  • Work in a fast-paced environment and adhere to deadlines
  • Ability to work autonomously and/or in teams
  • Prior internship experience is preferred


In order to be considered, a resume is required with your application and must include major, anticipated gradation date and cumulative GPA.

Recent graduates will not be eligible for this program.

Universal Orlando does not provide housing. Interns are responsible for their own housing and transportation.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

If you are interested in this position and you have what it takes to be a part of Universal Orlando, click on 'Apply Now'. If not, please check out our Job Search to explore other opportunities within our universe. We regret that due to the volume of responses only applicants of interest will be contacted.

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