Help us achieve World-Class Education for Refugees
Kiron Open Higher Education (gUG) is a non-profit organization with a mission to remove barriers to access higher education for displaced people, asylum seekers, and refugees. Our goal is to empower young people through higher education degrees. After studying online for two years, Kiron students spend their third year of study in one of our partner universities and, through the cooperation with our partner schools, are able to earn an accredited university degree.
As a growing social startup based in Berlin with regional chapters in Munich, Aachen, London, Paris, Brussels, Istanbul, and Boston, we are working hard on the realization of this concept. In October 2015, the first 1000 students began their online courses. With our core team of over 90 people as well as over 200 volunteers, and the cooperation of about 50 professors worldwide, we are driving the mission to give refugees around the world an opportunity to pursue their higher education careers.
To support our mission, we are currently looking for a
IT Intern (m/f)
to support our team in Berlin.
Your opportunities and responsibilities at Kiron:
Help create & maintain the digital infrastructure of a blossoming non-profit
Do IT administration on the accounts used internally at Kiron (Google Apps for Non-Profits, Slack, Podio) and help to streamline the process.
Network Administration in the Berlin Office
Implementation of RADIUS for WLAN access.
Understand and implement cross-system authentication based on Google SSO, for example logging into Eduroam with a google account or synchrozing a Microsoft Active Directory with google - this is where it gets fun!
Your set of skills:
Motivated by technical problem solving, ability to work on your own, and a desire to create a smoother user experience by improving implementation.
Our offer :
The opportunity to shape a social enterprise with your initiative and creative input.
The atmosphere of an innovative and fast-growing social startup.
Being part of a dynamic, international, and interdisciplinary team
Flexible working hours basd in Berlin.
Are you passionate about helping us in our mission and being a part of an international, interdisciplinary team? Please, keep in mind that we’re a beneficent project without big budget. Unfortunately, we’re therefore not able to pay a salary. But we support you in your applications for funding.We welcome your application including cover letter, CV and availability in English or German.