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Engineering & Operations Part Time Student Development Program

Atlanta , Georgia


The future of one of the world’s largest networks starts with you. In this program, you’ll work alongside leaders in Engineering and Operations, offering your own insights in planning, building and maintaining everything they do. Our Internship and Part-time Student Development Program opportunities give you serious exposure to real-world projects. And in our Full-Time program, you’ll do all that with three years of rotational training and learning opportunities. You’ve got what it takes. Now share it with the world.

Full-time Program:

  • Primarily Dallas, TX; Atlanta, GA; Bedminster, NJ; Chicago, IL; Los Angeles, CA; Redmond, WA; Bothell, WA; San Ramon, CA; St. Louis, MO
  • 3+ years
    Apply: September – May
    Start: July
  • Bachelor's or Master's
    3.2+ GPA preferred
  • Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Computer Science/Engineering, Analytics, Information Technology, Management Information, Systems, Systems Engineering,Mechanical Engineering, Telecommunications, Math, Data Science and Software Engineering

Internship/Part-Time Student Development Program:

  • Primarily Atlanta, GA; Dallas, TX
    Part-Time – Atlanta, GA
  • Internship - 3 months
    Apply: September – May
    Start: May
    Part-Time - 12-18 months
    Apply: July – September
    Start: August/September
  • Currently pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree
    3.2+ GPA preferred
  • Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Data Science, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mathematics, Software Engineering, Systems Engineering, Telecommunications

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Applicant Experience

Want to know what to expect? Here’s a breakdown of the typical application process.

  • Your experience can take between 4 – 6 weeks depending on location and time of year.
  • You may have to pass an assessment before moving on to the next step.
  • If you don’t pass on your first attempt, you’ll be eligible to retake your assessments after 6 months.
  • Your interview may be online. Make sure you have a strong connection and dress professionally.
  • Employee pre-screen

  • Behavioral assessment

  • Initial interview

  • Final interview

  • Conditional job offer

  • Congratulations and welcome to AT&T!

Engineering & Operations Part Time Student Development Program

Atlanta , Georgia

If this job is available in multiple locations, by applying to this position you may be considered for the additional locations in your area

Ever wonder what it’s like to seize an opportunity where you get to work with one of the largest networks in the world? Now you can. At AT&T, we’re dedicated to helping students make the most of their college experience.

Joining our Engineering & Operations Part-Time Student Development Program means you’ll work on high-value projects that shape the future of everything from data analytics, automation, network virtualization and optimization, network engineering and administration, and technical project management to name a few.

You’ll be part of a strong network of mentors and learn alongside a group of highly motivated peers just like yourself. Along the way you’ll build relationships, have access to senior leaders, and gain exposure across the company. It’s a collaborative environment full of opportunities designed to help you strengthen your capabilities and reach your fullest potential. This part-time program allows you to set your schedule ranging from 16 to 20 hours per week –based on your school schedule and course load.You will be expected to commit to a part-time assignment for a minimum of 12 months.

As a successful member of the team, you’ll bring solid communication, problem solving, and time management skills to the table and we’ll bring opportunities for you to grow and develop as a tech expert at a Fortune 10 company. Have some programming and scripting skills? That’s a definite plus.


Ready to combine your skills and knowledge with our technology?Here’s what you’ll need:

  • Currently pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in Computer Science, Software, Industrial or Electrical Engineering, MIS, CIS, or Mathematics
  • GPA of 3.2 or higher preferred
  • Programming skills a plus
  • Leadership skills, involvement on campus or community a plus
  • Previous internship or project experience a plus

· This position may require a Motor Vehicle (MVR) Report.

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AT&T is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

AT&T will not sponsor applicants for work visas of any kind for this position.

Job ID 1825839
Date posted 07/10/2018

Great place to grow and contribute at the same time.


Flexibility, personal growth, and the ability to make a positive impact on the lives of people around me (even if they don't see it).


It can sometimes feel a little sluggish because the company is very large and this cannot perform changes as fast as one may desire.

Current Employee - Senior Specialist- Technical Development Program
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