Information Technology Project Manager Intern

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Applied Research Laboratory
Information Technology Services
Full/Part Time:


The Information Technology Project Management Office (PMO) of the Applied Research Laboratory is seeking interns to initiate, plan, and assist with the management of projects that support the mission of the office and its continued growth as a PMO. Interns will be given the opportunity to work alongside experienced Project Managers to apply business analysis and project management best practices in order to deliver real results to the organization. Projects will focus on improvements to Technology Management, Security & Compliance, Research Enablement, and Business and Administration. Interns will also contribute to the development and expansion of PMO best practices, standardization of PM processes, and tool and template development. Students studying Information Technology related fields are encouraged to apply. The successful candidates will possess knowledge of Project Management and Business Analysis fundamentals and be able to manage multiple efforts in parallel, working alongside a diverse group of internal and external customers. Candidates should be self-managed and have strong written and oral communication skills. The successful candidates may work up to 20 hours/week (depending on business needs) during the fall and spring semesters and 40 hours/week over the summer. This is a paid internship located off-campus on Science Park Road; relocation and housing are not provided. Candidate selected may be subject to a government security investigation. You must be a U.S. citizen to apply. Employment with the Applied Research Laboratory will require successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088