The Walt Disney Company Wi-Fi Project Coordinator Internship, Orlando - Spring 2019 in Celebration, Florida

As part of Disney Enterprise Technology, you will position yourself at the center of an exciting, multi-faceted Company. We partner with ESPN, ABC, BAMTECH, Marvel, Disney Studios, Walt Disney Parks & Resorts, & Disney Consumer Products. You will have the opportunity to see the most interesting Company from the most interesting point of view.

The Disney Enterprise Technology (ETech) mission is to deliver technology solutions that align to business unit strategies while enabling enterprise efficiency and promoting cross-company collaborative innovation. The ETech organization drives competitive advantage by enhancing our consumer experiences, enabling business growth, and advancing operational excellence. ETech is guided by the principles of being service focused and easy to do business with, being biased for action and innovation, and being efficient through leverage and continuous improvement.

Responsibilities : This position will be part of the Enterprise Strategic Programs (ESP) team, and is responsible for supporting Walt Disney World Wi-Fi Resort upgrade project and program management activities as assigned. The successful candidate will assist the program manager in the day-to-day delivery of technology projects.

The ideal candidate will be resourceful, self-motivated, and collaborative, with solid communication skills.They will have the ability to take direction and interact successfully with technical teams. This position will report into the Program Management, Enterprise Strategic Programs.

A Day In the Life...

  • Supports delivery of technical network and Wi-Fi projects

  • Monitors project phases and schedules and tracks progress

  • Maintains various documents including but not limited to project plans, process flows, issue and risk logs, communication plans, and project action logs.

  • Supports Project Manager and Engineering teams by coordinating/scheduling project meetings, site walks, capturing meeting notes, and creating/publishing meeting minutes.

  • Aids in the coordination of project activities with business owners/stakeholders and other teams as assigned by the Project/Program Manager

  • Facilitates project plan meetings and working sessions

Basic Qualifications :

  • Effectively prioritizes project work and deliverables, with guidance

  • Demonstrated excellence in verbal/written communication capabilities and foundational presentation skills

  • Displays aptitude to understand and execute on project-related financial tasks

  • Understands basics of updating project budgets, forecasts and actuals

  • Reviews and updates project deliverables for completeness, quality, and compliance with established project/program standards

  • Communicates well with technical and non-technical resources

  • Takes direction well from management and generally works well with others

  • Participates in planning activities throughout the life of the project

  • Sees tasks through to completion with some guidance

  • Demonstrates experience with and an aptitude to understand Information Technology, Network Infrastructure and WiFi principles and practices

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Prior Disney Resort experience

  • Experience with project planning tools and methods, including expert use of Microsoft Excel

Required Education :

  • Currently enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class, or be a recent graduate of an accredited college or university within the last six (6) months at time of application, or be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program

Preferred Education :

  • Junior, Senior, or recent graduate (within 6 months of graduating) pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field of Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field

Additional Information :

  • The approximate dates of this internship are January 2019 through April 2019

  • Candidate must be available to work part time hours (approximately 20 - 30 hours per week) for the duration of the internship

  • Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program

  • Must possess unrestricted work authorization

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

Job ID: 560708BR

Location: Celebration,Florida

Job Posting Company: The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)