Internship Automation Technician

Position Summary

Job CategoryInternship
Vacancy Notice NumberICC/20/BSI/i013
Position TitleAutomation Technician
Position TypeInternship
Number of Positions1
Date of Issue15/07/20
Date of Closing16/08/20
Duty StationBrindisi, Italy
Section/UnitAutomation Unit (OPA)
Monthly Salary€ 400

Position Description

Purpose of Position:

ICC is offering opportunities for students to acquire practical and direct exposure in different areas of application and software development.

Organizational Setting and Reporting:

Interns work 5 days per week (40 hours) under the supervision of a staff member and will be provided some guidance and support to achieve all responsibilities mentioned below.


  • Assist in the deployment of changes to software modules
  • Under the guidance of a Systems Analyst, perform verification, security and load tests of the software modules to ensure their fitness, reliability and stability
  • Test and assist in the deployment of integration scripts and solutions integrating data between the software modules and other external data sources
  • Assist in the preparation of the necessary project-related technical documentation
  • Help and support the team in the daily activities

At the end of the assignment, the intern is required to write a short report on his/her internship experience.


  • Communication: Speaks and writes clearly and effectively; Listens to others, correctly interprets messages from others, or asks questions to clarify, and responds appropriately
  • Teamwork: Solicits input by genuinely valuing others’ ideas and expertise; is willing to learn from others; places team agenda before personal agenda
  • Planning & Organizing: Allocates appropriate amount of time and resources for completing work; monitors and adjusts plans and actions as necessary; uses time efficiently

Work Experience:

Applicants are not required to have professional work experience to participate in the ICC’s internship programme, but applicants should have the following application development skills:

  • Knowledge of IT fundamentals and technologies
  • Scripting in C#
  • Knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server, Java, Bash
  • Knowledge of Windows Server and Linux Operating Systems
  • Basic Knowledge of configuration management tools

Required knowledge and some experience in at least one of the following:

  • Software development lifecycle
  • General knowledge of automation principles and techniques

Desirable experience:

  • Knowledge of general purpose programming languages, Powershell, development, XML and web services.


Fluency in English is required (verbal and written)

Eligibility Criteria:

​Qualifications – Candidates must be recently graduated, or in final year university attendance, specialising in areas that are relevant to ICC’s line of business​ such as Computer Science, Business Management, Human Resources Management and other related fields.
Objectives – Work carried out at ICC must be in compliance with​​​​ their studies.    ​     ​
Duration – Three to ​​​six months, starting any time during the year.
Remuneration – Successf​​​​​ul candidates will be remunerated on a monthly basis.​
Language – A good knowle​​​​​dge of English or French, and a working knowledge of the other, is essential.    ​
Insurance – Health insurance is covered either by WHO or by a given university agreement.
Nationality – From ​​​​Member States of the UN.​​ ​ ​​ ​ ​ ​
Appointment – Selected students will be invited for an intervie​​​w, after which a final decision will be taken.