Shapeways Information Technology Intern (August 2017) in Queens, New York

Do you want to…

  • Help grow and maintain a 3D printing factory and corporate office IT infrastructure

  • Learn from seasoned IT professionals and Tech savvy co-workers from Marketing to Manufacturing to Engineering

  • Work hard and have fun and gain hands on work experience

Then this is the internship for you… IT Intern

Why is an Information Technology Intern important to us? Interns at Shapeways work alongside industry professionals who are passionate about the 3D printing industry and coding. We want to infuse curious minded individuals with the same passion while working smart, hard and having fun.

Based on timing and business needs this internship will focus on projects ranging from automation of account creation/deletion to the implementation of an inventory tracking system, factory PC imaging program to NAS maintenance…

  • This position will be based in our Long Island City Factory; time will be split between Manhattan and Queens.

  • This Internship will be starting in August 2017

As an IT Intern you will:

  • Assist with the day-to-day tech needs of our staff

  • Help diagnose system and network issues / problem solve and implement fixes

  • Prioritize incoming issues, maintenance requests and system upgrades using ticketing system

  • Build and install workstations, run cables, deploy switches, debug printers for PC, Mac and 3D Printers!

  • Participate in the management and maintenance of the inventory system

  • Provide professional IT services for Shapeways employees


You might be a good fit if you are

  • Knowledgeable with Linux, Mac and Windows systems

  • Experienced in providing clear and consistent communication and professional behavior

  • Have some IT experience in an ever changing work environment

  • Skilled at providing timely delivery based on project prioritization

  • Are a Junior year of college / university, completing a Graduate program or IT training course

  • Have willingness to go above and beyond; have a “roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty” persona

  • Possess an appreciation or passion for 3D Printing technology

What’s Next – Interview Process

We’ll start with a short IT test.

If you make it to the next stage, we'll follow up with a phone call (technical in nature, but also to get to know you a little better and answer some of your questions). From there the next stage is an in-person (or via Google Hangout, for people outside of NYC) whiteboard session with members of our engineering team.


Why join our team?

Shapeways is breaking new ground in the field of 3D printing. With our website and marketplace for designers, our goal is to give everyone access to the revolution of additive manufacturing. This isn’t your typical web business – we have a physical product at the back end. If you’d like to work in a dynamic, collaborative, respectful environment where colleagues share ideas and encourage each other to think creatively, Shapeways is just what you’re looking for.