Intern - Software Developer - Summer 2023

Job Description



Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen’s network, edge cloud, security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at, LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies.


Lumen’s Internship Program is a path for career readiness in the 4th Industrial Revolution.

Be a part of an internship program, driving human progress through technology. During a 10- week period our summer interns innovate and make an impact by transforming industries across the globe and changing the world one connection at a time. Our interns are presented with real business challenges and provide solutions that make a difference across all areas of the company, all while learning the skills needed to successfully navigate the modern workplace.

The Experience

  • Innovate – to deliver solutions to real business problems

  • Transform – your skills and knowledge through challenging work projects

  • Connect – to our company and culture creating valuable connections with your intern peers, work team and leaders across the organization.
  • Impact – through Community & Social Involvement – collaborate with our ERGs to give back and make an impact in the communities Lumen serves.


This role sits within our Strategic Planning and Transformation organization, reporting to our Service Assurance team. We are looking for a Software Developer Intern that will be tasked to work with our user interface and service layer teams to consolidate several disparate tools into a single secure tool site with appropriate logging and permissions management. This intern will be responsible for the collection of all the monitoring and management tools that have been developed, wrapping authentication and authorization around those tools, and providing a unified user interface. Candidates applying for this role should have full stack Java developer experience to be successful.


Education Requirements

  • Enrolled at a 4-year accredited college or university, rising senior or master’s level education status at the start of the internship, graduating August 2023 – June 2024.

  • Major/Degree: In pursuit of degree in Computer Science, CIS or similar technical degree field.

Proficiency and understanding of;

  • Understand the requirements of each task and discuss the approach with more senior members of the team.

  • Intern should be a full stack java developer

Professional Attributes

  • Strong drive for results and taking initiative
  • Ability to be resourceful and adaptable

  • Ability to collaborate and have agility while making effective decisions

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to interact with business partners and drive the conversation.
  • Flexible and adapts well to change

Critical Skills needed to be successful:

  • Able to be flexible when working with others.

  • Able to accept and complete tasks without direct supervision

  • Willing to fail fast and communicate those failures to being the search for solutions
  • Technologies: Java, Oracle, code deployment in standard CICD stack (Github, Jenkins)

Work Setting

  • Ideally the position will be in one of the following offices: Broomfield -CO (if local) otherwise, remote – work from home.
  • Intern must be able to work 30-40 hours be week during the 10-week program (June – August)

  • Intern must have reliable transportation to/from work location or have a suitable remote work location (Lumen does not provide transportation to/from Lumen office locations)

  • US work authorization may be required


After completion and submission of your application, you will be asked to participate in a virtual video interview. This on demand interview will be a way for Lumen to learn more about you and your experience as it aligns to the internship position. A separate email invitation will be sent to you (check your spam) within 6 hours of application. For continued consideration in the summer internship program, please ensure you complete the video interview within 5 business days of application. Thank you!

Requisition #: 317695

When applying for a position, you may be subject to a background screen (criminal records check, motor vehicle report, and/or drug screen), depending on the requirements for the position. Job-related concerns noted in the background screen may disqualify you from the new position or your current role. Background results will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.


We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all persons regardless of race, color, ancestry, citizenship, national origin, religion, veteran status, disability, genetic characteristic or information, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, family status, pregnancy, or other legally protected status (collectively, “protected statuses”). We do not tolerate unlawful discrimination in any employment decisions, including recruiting, hiring, compensation, promotion, benefits, discipline, termination, job assignments or training.

NOTE: Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.


The above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions.


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