Student Job Opportunities

We receive job opportunities (full time, part time, internships, etc) regularly from regional businesses and organizations. We usually forward these to the Office of Career Services where they are posted on the following website, Handshake:




In order to view the many opportunities available on this website, students have to create a free account. This only takes a few minutes. All students in the Computer Science department are strongly encouraged to sign up with this website.

Recent Opportunities in Handshake 


1.  Teaching Assistant/Tutor Positions (for the Dept. of Computer Science Tutor Center)

  • The Department of Computer Science is hiring seven (6) Teaching Assistants/Tutors for programming courses. 
  • Working hours/week: 20
  • Stipend/hour: $12.00
  • Requirements: computer science students in their senior or graduate status with excellent programming and algorithm design skills or computer organization skills.
  • Contact: or apply through LionHire

 2.  Trade Construction, Central, Louisiana

  • pay based on experience

 3.  BlueCrossBlue Shield has several internship opportunities:
  • IT- Data Analyst Intern
    Baton Rouge, LA
    $14.45 - $21.16/hour

  • Quality Assurance Analyst Intern
    Baton Rouge, LA
    $14.45 - $21.16/hour
    Juniors, Seniors, Grad Students

  • Test Automation Engineer Intern
    Baton Rouge, LA
    $14.45 - $21.16/hour
    Juniors and Seniors


 Other Recent Opportunities

 1. TEKSystems currently has a healthcare client based in Hammond that is looking to hire a junior-mid level developer (1-2 years professional work experience). If interested, please contact Mr. Nick Strong, Technical Recruiter, at and 504-218-2693.

 2. eMerge is currently looking for a Web Application Developer with a little experience. If interested, please check out the eMerge job description.

 3. Champion Technology Services is hiring an in-house programmer. If interested, please check out the job description, or contact by phone 225-224-0956 or email Laurie Firmin at

 4. The U.S. Department of the Navy is hiring a computer scientist in New Orleans. If interested, please check out USA Jobs.

 5. Selagent Technologies in Mandeville is looking to hire a couple of motivated undergraduates as interns. The two areas that the company would have needs in are networking and systems development. More details about the internship requirements are coming...

 6. Netchex Payroll Services is hiring a software developer. If interested, please check out the job description, or contact Gordon Carmadelle at and 985-220-1410.

 7. Laitram is hiring an IT Systems Engineer. If interested, please check out, or contact Chris Walker at and 504-570-1423.

 8. Regina Coeli Child Development Center (RCCDC) is hiring an IT Coordinator. If interested, please check out the job description, or contact Terri Franklin at and 985-318-8800 Ext. 208.

 9.  The Alliance Safety Council has an opening for a part-time hourly IT Intern.  The work schedule of the IT Intern is Monday through Friday and the schedule will fluctuate based on school schedule.  See job description.

 10.   Pan American Life Insurance Group has an internship opportunity.  Contact Aurelio Montenegro, IT Director @ 601 Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA 70130; 504-566-3344 (o) 504-339-5461 (c);

Analytical and communications skills

Nice to have:

Microsoft .NET technologies (VB.NET, C#.NET)
WCF, MVC, WPF and LINQ a plus
proficiency with Structured Query Language.
Knowledge of relational database design and (SQL 2008/12/+)



smittys supply logoSmitty's Supply, Inc. is currently recruiting for (3) three positions:
  • Two interns will be working on multiple projects needed to complete for company.
  • One Full-Time Level 1/2 Technician- top priorities in this role is that the individual work well with multiple tasks and have a customer focus mindset.

These positions will be at the upcoming job fair, but if you are looking for employment now, please send over a resume to Tiffany Cressionnie ( To learn more about the company go to:

 Marrero, Couvillon & Associates, LLC    Marrero, Couvillon & Associates, LLC  (Summer Internship)
We are a small consulting engineering firm operating in the commercial, municipal, and industrial sectors. Office is considering a possible student internship for this summer; I’m looking for someone that is well versed in Microsoft Access to generate an estimating database application. The office will provide a specification for the application. The office location is in Baton Rouge, but once the intern have the information, they can probably work at least half of the time from home or campus. The estimated man-hours for this effort is ~160 to 200~;  The balance of the summer work tasks will require the intern to be in the office. Any potential candidates please contact the office at (225) 408-8249 or email Carlos at (posted 5/1/2019)


For tips on resume building, specifically for Computer Science majors, go to the Office of Career Services, Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, Louisiana.