Intern: IT Pega Systems (Summer 2022)

The internship role provides students with the opportunity to apply academic knowledge and skills in a professional environment, and to support/promote the graduate's career goals through contact with professionals in their field of study. The internship experience enables students to participate in professional activities for Volvo Group by working on important and innovative tasks/projects. Internships are structured learning experiences where interns/coops and our full time professionals work together within their selected organization. The internship allows students to integrate knowledge and skills in a manner that is mutually beneficial to the student and Volvo Group.
We are seeking a proactive candidate with Pega Systems Architect/Business Architect or Pega Test Automation knowledge/experience to support key projects for the Volvo Group in North America. The ideal profile is someone who is able to work in a fast paced environment, working with agile methodologies and has the ability to work across many stakeholder groups.
Our product team is using Pega, a low-code platform used to digitally automate our case management processes using AI, rulesets and automation bots to deliver a streamlined, efficient experience. Pega is a leader in many Forrester & Gartner rankings and provides a robust platform for business process management.
Duration and Expected Hours:
This position will require up to 40 hours per week from May 16, 2022 to Aug 12, 2022.
  • Develop automated test cases and suites in Pega
  • Assist with UAT testing for multiple projects
  • Secure the customer and/or end user’s business requirements, needed to prepare solution requirements
  • Aid in managing the project backlog within a DevOps environment
  • Research opportunities for using Pega Robotics Process Automation and then implement

Personal Competencies:
  • Customer Focus
  • Technical Skills
  • Action Oriented
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Out of the Box Thinking
  • Willingness to learn
  • Adaptability
  • Motivation to solve real-world problems

Preferred Skill Sets:
  • Pega knowledge and/or experience is highly preferable
  • Experience/knowledge with automation tools: PegaUnit (preferred), Selenium, Appium
  • Knowledge of business analysis processes
  • General understanding of application testing processes
  • Excellent team working and communication (verbal & written) skills in English
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work in a growing, dynamic, interdisciplinary team of experts
  • Ability to work in a team environment and manage multiple tasks and clients
  • Ideal candidate will be highly motivated with a strong sense of urgency

Minimum Education Requirements:
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled at an accredited school and have completed 30 semester hours prior to the start of the internship
  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Applicants are preferred to be pursuing a Computer Science or similar degree

The Volvo Group drives prosperity through transport solutions, offering trucks, buses, construction equipment, power solutions for marine and industrial applications, financing and services that increase our customers’ uptime and productivity. Founded in 1927, the Volvo Group is committed to shaping the future landscape of sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions. Countless career opportunities are offered across the group’s leading brands and entities that share a culture of Trust, Passion, High Performance, Change and Customer Success. 

Volvo Group IT manages the Group’s overall IT strategies and plans and has the end-to-end responsibility for all development, delivery, support of IT solution and services for the Volvo Group.

We are more than 6000 people based in 36 countries working in a completely global organization. We are a team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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