Intern - Blockchain Developer - Summer 2023
Job Title: Intern - Blockchain Developer - Summer 2023
Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen’s network, edge cloud, security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at news.lumen.com, LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies.
Lumen’s Internship Program is a path for career readiness in the 4th Industrial Revolution.
Be a part of an internship program, driving human progress through technology. During a 10- week period our summer interns innovate and make an impact by transforming industries across the globe and changing the world one connection at a time. Our interns are presented with real business challenges and provide solutions that make a difference across all areas of the company, all while learning the skills needed to successfully navigate the modern workplace.
• Innovate – to deliver solutions to real business problems
• Transform – your skills and knowledge through challenging work projects
• Connect – to our company and culture creating valuable connections with your intern peers, work team and leaders across the organization.
• Impact – through Community & Social Involvement – collaborate with our ERGs to give back and make an impact in the communities Lumen serves.
The Main Responsibilities
Lumen’s Data Science Innovations & Blockchain team is looking for an Inter - Blockchain Developer with a passion for working on cutting-edge technologies and solving complex business problems. The position involves working closely with the business to understand the needs and move data related to the project at hand. Position responsibilities include:
• Troubleshoot issues in a Blockchain HLF infrastructure by tracing peer.node logs
• Smart Contract and ChainCode Development for a shared Ledger
• Unit and Quality Assurance testing of all developed code
• Collaborate with other team members to integrate several components into a finished product
• Work closely with the product owner and Agile Coach to create stories and features
• Interface with multiple development and Business teams from our Blockchain partners
What We Look For in a Candidate
o Enrolled at a 4-year accredited college or university, rising senior or master’s level education status at the start of the internship, graduating August 2023 – June 2024.
o Major/Degree: In pursuit of a Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or similar technical degree field.
Proficiency and understanding of;
o Understand the requirements of each task and discuss the approach with more senior members of the team.
o Experience with Blockchains/Distributed App (DApp) development
o HyperLedger Fabric 2.2 experience a plus
o React.js / Angular for UI development
o Cloud competency for API development, 3rd-party integration, and cloud-deployment
o Database (CouchDB and/or Relational)
o Strong drive for results and taking initiative
o Ability to be resourceful and adaptable
o Ability to collaborate and have agility while making effective decisions
o Strong written and verbal communication skills
o Ability to interact with business partners and drive the conversation.
o Flexible and adapts well to change
Critical Skills needed to be successful:
o Detailed oriented – able to clearly and accurately express technical details in an understandable format
o Eager to learn – Technology is constantly changing, and having the drive to learn new technology and apply it is essential to success
o Team Player – You’ll need to rely on other people to be complete the project, and need to work well with others
o Problem-Solver – you will need to be able to analyze a situation and make recommendations for resolutions, sometimes these answers are not obvious
o Ideally the position will be in offices: Broomfield -CO - hybrid. May consider remote/ work from home.
o Intern must be able to work 30-40 hours be week during the 10-week program (June – August)
o Intern must have reliable transportation to/from work location (Lumen does not provide transportation to/from Lumen office locations)
What to Expect Next
After completion and submission of your application, you will be asked to participate in a virtual video interview. This on demand interview will be a way for Lumen to learn more about you and your experience as it aligns to the internship position. A separate email invitation will be sent to you (check your spam) within 6 hours of application. For continued consideration in the summer internship program, please ensure you complete the video interview within 5 business days of application. Thank you!