IT Intern, Computer and Information Technology

Date: Sep 1, 2023

Location: Concord, NC, US, 28026

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 61368


Corning is vital to progress – in the industries we help shape and in the world we share.

We invent life-changing technologies using materials science. Our scientific and manufacturing expertise, boundless curiosity, and commitment to purposeful invention place us at the center of the way the world interacts, works, learns, and lives.

Our sustained investment in research, development, and invention means we’re always ready to solve the toughest challenges alongside our customers. 

The global Information Technology (IT) Function is leading efforts to align IT and Business Strategy, leverage IT investments, and optimize end to end business processes and associated information integration technologies.  Through these efforts, IT helps to improve the competitive position of Corning's businesses through IT enabled processes.  IT also delivers Information Technology applications, infrastructure, and project services in a cost efficient manner to Corning worldwide.

The intern will work with a team of highly motivated and skilled engineers and technicians to manage, modify, and develop control systems required to manufacture optical fiber and the associated computer systems to support manufacturing.

Education and Experience:

  • Enrolled in Computer Science or Computer Engineering program
  • Course work completed to include:
    • Programming course(s) in C, VB, .NET (C#, VB.NET), or similar languages
  • Relevant experience a plus

Required Qualifications:

  • Ability to collaborate with multiple teams on problem solving and troubleshooting.
  • Programming experience in C, VB, or .NET (C#, VB.NET), or other programming languages.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Control Systems
  • Manufacturing Execution Systems
  • iFix SCADA

Primary Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • The intern will also be responsible for developing or modifying other software systems that support manufacturing in the plant such as web-based or stand-alone applications.
  • The intern will work closely with engineering and operations teams in the plant to implement improvements.

This position does not support immigration sponsorship.  

​The range for this position is $1,519.00 - $3,074.00 biweekly.  Starting pay for the successful applicant is prescribed based on geographic location, nature of position, and year in school.


We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected status.

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte
Nearest Secondary Market: Concord