Qantara Sports

Intern - IT Support

Job Information

  • Location

    UAE

  • Career Level

    Internship

  • Employee Type

    Blended

  • Job Type

    Corporate

  • Experience

    Student

Job Highlights

  • Valuable hands-on experience in business analysis within the sports consulting industry and European institutions.
  • Exposure to diverse and impactful sports projects and initiatives.
  • Collaborative and supportive work environment.
  • Professional development and mentorship opportunities.

Job Description

Are you passionate about technology and eager to gain hands-on experience in the dynamic field of IT within the sports industry? Qantara Sports is excited to offer an internship opportunity in our IT department at our Dubai office.

Job Responsibilities:

As an intern in our IT department, you will have the chance to:

  1. Technical Support: Assist in providing technical support to end-users, troubleshooting hardware and software issues, and resolving technical problems promptly to ensure smooth operations across the organization.
  2. Software Development: Participate in software development projects, collaborating with team members to design, develop, and test software applications or tools that support business operations and enhance productivity.
  3. Database Management: Gain experience in database management tasks, including database administration, data migration, and performance tuning. Learn how to manage and maintain databases effectively to ensure data integrity and availability.
  4. Cybersecurity: Learn about cybersecurity principles and best practices, including threat detection, vulnerability management, and incident response. Assist in implementing security protocols and measures to protect organizational assets from cyber threats.
  5. IT Project Management: Contribute to IT project management activities, including project planning, coordination, and tracking progress against milestones. Gain exposure to project management tools and methodologies used to manage IT projects effectively.
  6. IT Infrastructure: Gain insight into IT infrastructure components, such as servers, storage systems, and virtualization technologies. Assist in deploying and managing IT infrastructure resources to support business operations and scalability.
  7. Documentation and Knowledge Sharing: Assist in documenting IT processes, procedures, and troubleshooting guides to facilitate knowledge sharing and ensure continuity of operations. Contribute to the creation of technical documentation and training materials for end-users.
  8. Professional Development: Engage in training sessions, workshops, and mentorship programs designed to enhance your technical skills and knowledge of IT practices and technologies. You will receive guidance and feedback from experienced IT professionals to support your growth and development in the field.

Job Requirements:

  • English.
  • Objective oriented.
  • Eager to learn.
  • Proactive.
  • Great Communication skills.
  • Detailed oriented.
  • Project Management skills.
  • Arabic will be a plus.

Additional Information

Qualification

  • Technical Skills: Proficiency or working knowledge in various IT-related areas such as:

– Basic understanding of computer hardware and software.
– Familiarity with operating systems (Windows, macOS, Linux).
– Knowledge of networking fundamentals.
– Basic understanding of cybersecurity principles.
– Experience with troubleshooting common IT issues.
– Familiarity with programming languages (e.g., Python, Java, JavaScript) is a plus.

  • Problem-Solving Skills: Ability to analyze problems and develop creative solutions.
  • Communication Skills: Effective verbal and written communication skills to interact with team members and end-users.
  • Attention to Detail: Ability to pay close attention to detail when performing tasks and troubleshooting issues.
  • Teamwork: Capacity to collaborate effectively within a team environment and contribute to group projects.
  • Adaptability: Willingness to learn new technologies and adapt to changing environments.
  • Time Management: Ability to manage time efficiently and prioritize tasks to meet deadlines.

Educational Background

Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree program in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.

About Qantara Sports

Qantara Sports is a global sports firm with significant expertise in the areas of Sports Education, Sports Consulting, Sports Facility Management, Sports Governance, Sports Policy, Sports Business, Sports Development, Sports Tourism, Sport Diplomacy, Sports Technology and Inclusivity. Qantara Sports uses deep industry expertise and rigorous analysis to deliver and implement successful nationwide projects and help private and public sports organizations achieve practical results with real impact.

Qantara Sports works with Governments, International & National Federations, Private entities, and Nonprofit Organizations, advising and supporting them to implement strategies that reach their objectives. Qantara can work across different backgrounds, environments and is thoughtful of the local culture. Qantara’s leadership team composition is an added value to the firm.

Our understanding of stakeholder relationships, cultural differences, client needs and project objectives, leads us to deliver on budget and on time with exceeding quality, rigor, and ethics. Qantara’s leadership team are highly specialized experts in sports governance, sports education, sports development, inclusivity, sports policy, sports diplomacy and in project management and project implementation in a volatile, cross cultural international environment. Qantara Sports aims to provide social impact and to deliver sustainable projects.
Qantara Sports has offices in UAE, KSA and Portugal.

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