CIO Office Intern | RH

DIVISION: IT Administration

POSITION: CIO Office Intern

SUPERVISOR: IT Finance & Administrative Assistant


The Intern to the CIO Office will be a vital member of our team, assisting in the daily administration and technical support within the Office of the VP/CIO. This role requires a highly motivated and ambitious student with exceptional analytical, research, statistical, and programming skills, creative thinking and innovatve.. 

The ideal candidate has developer skills in addition to Office applications.  This individual will also be responsible for building small code or applications as needed.


  • Must be a registered full-time student
  • Must be in good academic standing during the semester of their appointment.
  • Must uphold, enforce, and abide by all university policies.
  • Highly motivated student with a passion for creating and supporting great products.
  • Strong analytical, debugging, troubleshooting, and problem-solving skills.
  • Basic understanding of software development and programming languages.
  • Ability to learn new skills quickly and use them efficiently.
  • Strategic Thinking, Marketing, Leadership, Entrepreneurial skills
  • Problem-solving and critical thinking skills.
  • Strong communication skills (verbal, written, and attention to detail).
  • Positive attitude and eagerness to learn.
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced environment and continuously grow.
  • Candidate must be a critical thinker, accountable, trustworthy, resilient, and detail-oriented.
  • Help the CIO with the technology needs for the university from a Student perspective
  • Identify entrepreneurial opportunities to leverage technology for Student engagement or experiences at Fordham
  • Identify student experience  issues with technical systems
  • Build  rapid prototypes to showcase needs for student technology application needs
  • Rapid prototyping for student requests/concepts
  • Be able to conduct Landscape research and Longitudinal research as well as Background research of various needs, and requests, and then create reports
  • Curious mind to play with emerging technologies like VR, AI, Quantum Computing, IoT and others.


  • Collaborate with staff to execute application design requirements.
  • Design customer end-user experience interfaces.
  • Engage in real-world cross-functional technology problem-solving.
  • Support Product Specialists on R&D research and feature requirement gathering.
  • Provide testing support in staging and production environments.
  • Create software documentation to track progress and updates.
  • Build performant and usable interfaces for growing businesses with complex needs.
  • Organize workflow and effectively collaborate on programming projects

COMPENSATION: $18.00 per hour

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