The Center for Internet Augmented Research and Assessment (CIARA) at Florida International University’s Modesto Maidique Campus is recruiting undergraduate or graduate computer science and/or engineering students to participate in projects to support research between the U.S. and South America. The students will be getting exposure to novel networking and development concepts and techniques, state-of-art technology, and supporting projects that benefit more than 2,000 institutions in South America.


CIARA has opportunities for students interested in getting experience in the fields of software development, DevOps, Machine Learning, and scalability, as well as in the networking/IT fields.


Current Undergraduate students in a computer science, engineering or networking related curriculum. One to two years College or equivalent work experience in the areas of computer or network operations including:

  • Networking (for students interested in the networking field)
  • JavaScript and/or Python (for students interested in the software development field)
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Team player


M-F, 9 am – 5 pm (Up to 20 hours/week) schedules tailored to the student’s curriculum and class requirements.