The MITRE Corporation Software Engineering Intern in Bedford, Massachusetts

Software Engineering Intern

Description

Job Description

MITRE’s people are committed to tackling our nation's toughest challenges—and we're committed to the long-term well-being of our employees. MITRE is different from most technology companies. We are a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do. The R&D centers we operate for the government create lasting impact in fields as diverse as cybersecurity, healthcare, aviation, defense, and enterprise transformation. We're making a difference every day—working for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world.

Our workplace reflects our values. We offer competitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth. If this sounds like the choice you want to make, then choose MITRE—and make a difference with us.

As a software engineering intern, you will enjoy a collaborative environment where you will work closely with other software engineers in an organization that encourages and values collaboration, mentoring, and continued learning. You will have the opportunity to leverage and grow your hands-on software engineering expertise as you contribute to real sponsor challenges. While responding to these sponsor needs, recent summer interns had the opportunity to gain experience with:

  • Immersive Technologies

  • Virtualization Technologies (e.g., VMWare, Docker)

  • Agile Development Processes (Scrum)

  • Software Quality Assurance (configuration management, Jira, DevOps)

  • Mobile environments and mobile computing

  • Software development languages (Java, Javascript, Go, Ruby, etc.)

Qualifications

We are seeking Software Engineering Interns who have:

  • Demonstrated interest and/or experience in applied software engineering

  • Proficiency in one or more of the following--Java, Python, XML, HTML, C#, Objective C; Database design & development including SQL

  • Experience with a broad set of software development tools

  • Excellent academic performance

  • Strong oral/written communication skills

  • Collaborative nature

  • Demonstrated characteristics of a continuous learner

  • High level of desire to help their nation solve its most critical problems

Minimum Qualifications:

Candidate must be pursuing an undergraduate degree in a technical discipline (including but not limited to Software Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems, Mathematics, etc.).

Candidate must be U.S. citizen able to obtain a clearance.

Job Student

Primary Location United States-Massachusetts-Bedford

This requisition requires a clearance of Secret

Travel No

Job Posting Dec 7, 2017, 9:24:20 AM

Req ID: 00048451