• Summer Software Intern

    Job Location US-MA-Cambridge
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(11/21/2018 11:35 AM)
    Requisition ID
    2018-3583
  • Overview

    Draper is an independent, nonprofit research and development company headquartered in Cambridge, MA. The 1,700 employees of Draper tackle important national challenges with a promise of delivering successful and usable solutions. From military defense and space exploration to biomedical engineering, lives often depend on the solutions we provide. Our multidisciplinary teams of engineers and scientists work in a collaborative environment that inspires the cross-fertilization of ideas necessary for true innovation. For more information about Draper, visit www.draper.com.

     

    Our work is very important to us, but so is our life outside of work. Draper supports many programs to improve work-life balance including workplace flexibility, employee clubs ranging from photography to yoga, health and finance workshops, off site social events and discounts to local museums and cultural activities. If this specific job opportunity and the chance to work at a nationally renowned R&D innovation company appeals to you, apply now www.draper.com/careers.

     

     

    Equal Employment Opportunity

    Draper is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.   We understand the value of diversity and its impact on a high-performance culture.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information.   

     

    Draper is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. To request reasonable accommodation, please contact hr@draper.com.

    Responsibilities

    Our software group is seeking interns to join a variety of software development project teams this summer.  Students will work with a team of engineers under the guidance of a mentor and be assigned programming tasks requiring competence in one or more programming languages such as Java, Python, or C++ and the ability to learn new programming or scripting languages.  If you love to learn new skills and tackle challenging problems, we'd love to see your resume!

    Qualifications

    • Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited engineering program
    • The ideal candidate is majoring in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Mathematics and has taken 2 or more programming courses.
    • Programming experience gained through course work, independent projects, or previous internships
    • Interest in learning new programming and scripting languages
    • Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing
    • Able to work independently on tasking but comfortable asking questions as needed
    • Familiarity with one or more of the following:  GUI design, scripting languages, automated UI testing, database development

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