Team Rubicon is looking for inquisitive and adaptable minds to utilise and improve technology in dealing with natural disasters. From cloud systems administration and website design to Satellite communication devices, this role has something for anyone who believes in the power of technology to change lives.
The Tech & Innovation Intern is the day to day fixer for any problems that arise with both office based and operational technology. On any given day, you could be switching from setting up and training new staff members on a range of cloud based systems to remotely troubleshooting emergency GPS trackers for a team deployed to a disaster zone.
Cloud systems management and training provider
Database maintenance and improvement
Tech equipment issue and maintenance/repair
Researching, planning and implementing new technologies as they become available
Skills, Knowledge and Attributes
Able to learn on the fly, and then teach others
Comfortable with ever changing challenges
Curious about technology and its future potential in disaster response and the wider humanitarian sector
Basic understanding of modern technology
Adobe Creative Cloud
Please note that this is an unpaid internship, however TRUK may be able to assist with accommodation/transport solutions. We recommend all prospective candidates to seek financial assistance from their academic institutions or seek outside fellowships, grants and personal resources. TRUK do not sponsor individuals applying for internships to help them obtain visas.