CNIT 197 & 198
Internship and Work Experience

Spring 2015 Sam Bowne

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ORIENTATION: Thursday Jan 22 5:00 p.m. Scie 37.


To Potential Employers

We have another group of Computer Networking and Information Technology students seeking internships, paid or unpaid. They have skills such as server administration, tech support, security, Cisco routing and switching, Web design, coding, and more.

If you have opportunities for the students, please do one or both of these things:

1. Come to the orientation meeting Thurs., Jan. 22 at 5 PM, Science 37, Ocean campus, where you can meet the students seeking jobs

2. Email a job description to me at cnit.197@gmail.com so I can find appropriate candidates and refer them to you

Thanks for helping our students gain work experience!

Catalog Description

Work experience is supervised on-or off-campus work involving the use of computers. Internship programs are joint ventures between institutions or companies in the Bay area and the Computer Networking and Information Technology Department. Students must be employed in any area including, but not limited to, help desk, hardware technician, networking technician, system administration, internet or computer operation.

Forms

Work Experience Form Turn in to Sam by March 18, 2015

Training Form Turn in to Sam by May 13, 2015


Qualifying for Jobs

Do not contact off-campus employers directly. First you need to be screened by your instructor. You will need these things:

  • Previous success in at least three CNIT classes
  • Your Resume
  • After on-campus screening, you may need to also pass an interview process at your prospective workplace


Available Jobs


Norse

The global leader in live attack intelligence.

In San Mateo.

http://www.norse-corp.com/

Several positions available:

Also:

Systems Engineer

Location: San Mateo, CA

Norse is seeking an experienced engineer to join our operations team. You will be working alongside our Director of Network Operations on building and maintaining our infrastructure. You'll have responsibility for the design and implementation of new services vital to the growth of the company.

Required Skills:

  • FreeBSD (5 years)
  • VMWare/VirtualBox
  • MySQL or PostgreSQL
  • Postfix
  • nginx
  • nagios

Desired Skills:

  • Firewalls
  • Switching
  • Routing
  • Python


Lawrence Berkeley Labs, Berkeley

Several paid positions are available!

You need a faculty recommendation, so tell Sam what position you want and send a resume to cnit.107@gmail.com

Details are here:

https://commons.lbl.gov/display/itdiversity/How+to+Become+an+IT+Intern


Ninth Street Independent Film Center

Paid job in San Francisco

Information Technology Manager


San Francisco Housing Authority

Several unpaid positions available; details at the orientation.


San Francisco Living Wage Coalition

The Living Wage Coalition has a number of openings for WordPress development, Social Media specialist, and Web App and Small Office security guru.

The Living Wage Coalition is a non-profit that lobbies the Board of Supervisors and others at City Hall to increase the local minimum wage citywide. The main WordPress position will involve making new posts, maintaining the site, adding or updating widgets, and adding video and other new functionality.

They have recently launched a new site and a new social media campaign and need someone to use google analytics and other tools to drive traffic to the site.

They need a new security policy to address increased intern participation. Their server needs a scan and there are still some WordPress related security tasks to do.

If you are especially interested in serving the community through activism, want to network with other college students or like working with non-profits contact Sam!


Tutors Needed for CNIT Classes

CNIT has drop-in tutoring available in SCIE 214.

If you have done well in previous CNIT classes, are friendly and helpful, and have excellent communications skills, this may be a good experience for you.


Lab Monitors for S214

Notes for students getting Federal Work Study payments:
  • You must go to Financial Aid and check your eligibility. It is a long and difficult process to become eligible.

  • You need to agree to the Sexual Harrassment Policy and a few other things--you can do them online in Web4.

  • You must file an I-9 form. Go to
    Nanette S. Moafanua
    Office of Student Employment
    Student Employment Coordinator
    Form I-9 Processor
    City College of San Francisco
    50 Phelan Avenue
    Student Union, 207B
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    Office Phone: (415) 452-5669
    Email: studentemployment@ccsf.edu

    Information current as of 1-14-15

  • You will have to take a TB test at Student Health Services, which will require two or three visits. Details are here:

    https://www.ccsf.edu/NEW/en/student-services/student-health-services/medical-service/tb-testing.html

  • I have been told at Financial Aid that if you have more than 90 college units, you are ineligible for Federal Work Study. However, you can file a petition to request an exception.

  • You must be enrolled in at least 6 units of classes to get FWS, according to this document

  • You can only be paid for a maximum of 15 hours per week under FWS

  • For more information, go to www.ccsf.edu/shep





Links

Information systems security - a career path worth considering
/r/netsec's Q3 Information Security Hiring Thread : netsec
Non Profit Jobs | St. Anthony Foundation
Twitter Can Help Get You A Job In Information Security
CCSF Careers Page--much nicer, with many jobs
Web Professionals - Resources and jobs for Web designers
Next Gen Youth Programs at BAVC | Bay Area Video Coalition (BAVC)
SF bay area systems/networking jobs classifieds - craigslist
SF bay area internet engineering jobs classifieds - craigslist
SF bay area software/QA/DBA/etc jobs classifieds - craigslist
SF bay area technical support jobs classifieds - craigslist
SF bay area computer gigs classifieds - craigslist
The Khan Academy Internship Experience

Levelling up in the real world
Sample Resume for an Information Technology Technician
Resume Guidelines
Sample Resume Software Engineer
California Intern Network operated by University Enterprises, Inc.
California Intern Network operated by University Enterprises, Inc.
Internships at Square
Dropbox - Jobs
Eventbrite Jobs -- several internships
Internships at New Relic
2014-02-02: Public Safety Technology Internships: 5382, Student Design Trainee III - City and County of San Francisco
2014-02-02: TechSF at BAVC | Bay Area Video Coalition (BAVC) -- Internships in San Francisco available
Clearspace | Your digital resume
SF bay area internet engineering jobs classifieds - craigslist
Jobs at Apple-Search
Google just revealed the incredibly simple formula for killer résumés
Information Security Specialist Resume Sample
Hired - Marketplace for Recruiting Startup & Tech Talent
FireEye IGNITE -- Internships in Miplitas
Seven Resume Strategies for the Long-Term Unemployed
Scholarship workshops
F-1 Curricular Practical T raining (CPT) Request Form -- Required for International Students in CNIT 197 or 198 (Dec. 17, 2018)
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