Intern - Tester

Acxiom Corporation Conway, AR
The Tester Intern documents, communicates and suggests remedies for disputed issues/defects using defined standards. Works with multi-functional teams in highly collaborative manner. Utilizes test tools, test methodology, standard methodologies and standard quality assurance processes to deliver functional, deployable, supportable and maintainable services and products to our clients.

Are you driven, passionate, and seeking a challenging opportunity with a phenomenal company? Undergraduate & Graduate students are encouraged to apply for Acxiom's Internship program. Spring and Fall internships are typically part-time (16-20+ hours/week) while Summer internships are full-time (40 hours/week). Students will be exposed to test methodology at one of the world's leading marketing technology companies. This is a long-term Internship opportunity in Conway, AR (Seeking May 2019 and beyond college graduates for this opportunity).

What you will do:

* Follow the lead of mentor in building capabilities for the testing roles

* Primarily engaged in projects or activities that increase understanding of Acxiom products, services, and client solutions

* Develop and demonstrate critical thinking capability

* Learn to create test data

* Learn to develop test scripts, test conditions, test procedures and expected results for one or more test plans, including product, component, assembly, or performance tests

* Demonstrate ability to work in a team environment

* The general expectation is that the Intern will remain at this level for no more than 1 year

What you will need:

* Pursuing a bachelor's or master's level degree in Computer Science, MIS, or related field

* Minimum 3.25 GPA

* Solid attention to detail


* Exposure to UNIX and LINUX

* Demonstrable skill with Microsoft Tools (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Project)

What will set you apart:

* Demonstrate basic knowledge and experience utilizing core testing skills

* Review the testability of requirements, design, and development functions with assistance

* Demonstrable ability to understand the process used in creating test cases

* Ability to identify low-level defects

* GPA of 3.75 or above

Who are we looking for?

* Top Talent & High Performers: We hire the brightest in the industry!

* Innovative Collaborators: We drive process improvements to promote efficiency and improve performance.

* Future Leaders: We develop our people and promote from within.

* Game Changers: We empower people to challenge the status quo and explore new possibilities.

* Emotional Intelligence: We cultivate greatness both within ourselves and with others.

* Enthusiastic Employees: We look for initiative to conquer complex challenges.

We believe in creating an awesome workplace where associates feel engaged and want to come to work every single day. It's important to Acxiom that we invest in our culture and promote a healthy work-life balance, even when our associates are at work.

At Acxiom, you will join a fast-moving, dynamic, "get stuff done" culture where we prioritize progress over perfection and empower our people to do their jobs. You will always be guided to do what's right, legally and morally for our customers. At Acxiom, we believe in exceptionalism. We don't aspire to be mediocre, good, nor even great – we intend to be the absolute best in everything we do.


Primary Location City/State:

Conway, Arkansas

Additional Locations (if applicable):

Acxiom is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer (AA/EOE/W/M/Vet/Disabled) and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training, promotion or other employment of associates or the awarding of subcontracts because of a person's race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, protected veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetics or other protected status.