Digital and Analytics - City Scholars Intern



Data Science
Chicago, IL, USA
Posted on Friday, November 10, 2023

Career Area:

Enterprise Cross Functional

Job Description:

Your Work Shapes the World at Caterpillar Inc.

When you join Caterpillar, you're joining a global team who cares not just about the work we do – but also about each other. We are the makers, problem solvers, and future world builders who are creating stronger, more sustainable communities. We don't just talk about progress and innovation here – we make it happen, with our customers, where we work and live. Together, we are building a better world, so we can all enjoy living in it.

At Caterpillar, we believe in The Power of Everyone. Our competitive advantage as a Fortune 100 leader begins with our employees who remain passionate, innovative, and diverse. Our most valuable work comes from the inclusive environment we’ve fostered to celebrate people of all backgrounds, ensuring everyone feels seen, heard, and valued. United under our Values in Action, our dedicated teams at Caterpillar do the work to build a better world.

Cat® Digital is the digital and technology arm of Caterpillar Inc., leveraging the latest technologies to build industry leading digital solutions for our customers and dealers. With over one million connected assets worldwide, our teams use data, technology, advanced analytics, telematics, and AI capabilities to help our customers build a better world. Here, you’ll be able to build your career on a global scale and take advantage of development opportunities with emerging technologies.

Spring 2024 City Scholars Program Dates:

January 17 – May 1, 2024 – Student will work 20 hours per week

The selected student will be a part of our Cat Foresight application team. The team is responsible for testing the functionality of the application and ensuring a high-quality product is delivered. The team writes test automation suite for the application to run automation regression and orchestrate the test pipeline. They are also responsible for Test DevOps and Performance testing of the application.

Basic qualifications:

  • Must be enrolled full time at the University of Illinois Urbana - Champaign, participating in City Scholars

  • Expected graduation date on or after August 2024

  • Minimum cumulative GPA requirement 3.0/ 4.0 (no rounding)

Top Candidates will also have:

  • Experience with API, React, JavaScript/Typescript, Cypress/Selenium

  • Leadership experience

  • Effective time management skills

  • Ability to learn and comply with company policies and procedures

  • Comfortable working in a dynamic environment where digital is still evolving as a core offering

  • Passion for technology and an eagerness to contribute to a team-orientated environment

  • Ability to clearly communicate technical ideas, regardless of the technical capacity of the audience

Visa Sponsorship is not available for this position. This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as, H, L, TN, F, J, E, O. As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S which can be found through our employment website at

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

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