Spring 2017 Software Engineering Internship Opportunities - San Diego

Your opportunities for achievement are limitless with Northrop Grumman – Mission Systems Sector.

Northrop Grumman is seeking Software Engineers for internship opportunities. These positions will be located at our Mission Systems Sector in San Diego, CA

Applying to this Software Engineering Internship requisition will place you in a pool of candidates being considered for current and future technical opportunities that leverage your software and information systems skillset. In particular, you will receive visibility to the college recruiters and hiring managers supporting our Communications Business Unit in San Diego, CA

Our software engineering related opportunities involve full life-cycle product development on architectures ranging from distributed networks of workstations and PCs to custom-designed, real-time embedded systems. Applications include real-time control, target class/detect/tracking, data acquisition and analysis, signal processing, networks communications/security, intelligence data cross correlation, image processing, reverse engineering, artificial intelligence, database management and GUI development.

Technologies utilized include Object Oriented Design/Programming, SOA Architectures, C/C , C#, .NET, Java, Embedded Real-time Development, Web Technologies, and the Unix, Linux, Windows, VxWorks and Mercury Operating Systems, as well as scripting languages including Perl, Ruby, Python and/or SHELL.

Wondering what you would be doing as a Software Engineering intern at Northrop Grumman? You could find yourself supporting teams of Embedded Software Developers, Systems Administrators, Database Analysts, Applications Developers, Software Developers, Test & Evaluation Engineers, Systems Engineers, Software Engineers or Product Development Engineers.

Basic Qualifications

A candidate, regardless of age and hiring source, must meet ALL of the below criteria. The candidate must:

  • Be a student who is enrolled full-time and pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree from an accredited college/university
  • Be majoring in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems, Information Technology, Software Engineering, Management Information Systems, Cyber Security, Electrical Engineering, Math, or Physics
  • Have an overall cumulative GPA of 3.25/4.0 or higher (unofficial academic transcripts must be provided at time of application by uploading the documents to your application or profile)
  • Be available to work full-time (40 hours per week) for at least 10 weeks during summer 2017
  • Be able to obtain a U.S. Government security clearance (U.S. citizenship is a pre-requisite)
  • Working knowledge of MS Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint

Preferred Qualifications

  • Object Oriented Design/Programming, SOA Architectures, C/C , C#, .NET, Java
  • Embedded Real-time Development, Web Technologies, and the Unix, Linux, Windows, VxWorks and Mercury Operating Systems, as well as scripting languages including Perl, Ruby, Python and/or SHELL
  • Previous internship/co-op experience, leadership & teamwork capabilities, interpersonal communication skills, and activities (professional/community/extracurricular)
  • Good presentation and writing/communication skills
  • Self-motivated, willing to learn, and interested in working in a team environment

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