Dillard’s – Information Technology Trainee

Full-time position
BS in information science or computer science required

As an Information Technology Trainee, you will spend your first 12 months at Dillard’s in our Executive Development Program, the first 5-12 weeks in a classroom setting. This program combines classroom lectures, hands-on labs, mentoring, production rotations, and various presentations to acquaint you with Dillard’s Information Technologies and our business environment.

Our primary development platforms are IBM Pseries Unix, IBM AS400, Intel server’s environment and the IBM ZOS mainframe developed in the Java, VB-net and COBOL languages, etc. When you graduate the Executive Development Program, positions are available to program in JAVA, Visual Basic, C/C++, C# and COBOL, along with limited positions in admin areas and opportunities to research many other languages and how they could help us support the growing demands of the retail business. All new trainees will complete the programming training to develop standards, demonstrate programming ability, and fill the gaps in most University degree programs

Upon completion of 2 years in your new position, you are then qualified to apply for any internal job postings that may be posted. Some of those positions could include, but are not limited to:

  • Applications Development
  • BI Analytics Architect
  • Enterprise Mining Architect
  • Network Engineer
  • eCommerce Development
  • Server Administrator
  • Data Base Administrator
  • Information Security Analyst
  • Security Administrator
  • Store Systems Specialist
  • Applications Design
  • Systems Analyst
  • AIX/UNIX Administrator

Interested applicants should contact Kelley Bass, EIT assistant dean for external affairs, at wkbass@ualr.edu or 682-8137.

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