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Job Description


Interns will work with a designated mentor or team to gain a thorough understanding of the career field of interest to include theory and practical application of obtained knowledge. The intern will benefit from mentoring, coaching and side-by-side work with knowledgeable and experienced experts in the field. The objective is real, hands-on work assignments related to intern's major, providing them with skills vitally important in today's business environment.

As a Software Engineer Intern you will learn about and contribute to a specialized area within SNC. You will help to deliver superior results to our clients while working in a highly collaborative and agile environment.

Primary Responsibilities:

* Establish learning objectives with mentor/supervisor
* Assist with eliciting, deriving, and documenting software requirements to meet internal or external customer specifications
* Generate software code for use in test modules and system application
* Support the definition of software/and or system architecture, development of software modules, and creation of associated documentation
* Provide support for writing and testing software modules and integrate with other software and/or hardware components
* Help test and debug applications software and systems that contain logical and mathematical solutions
* Occasionally takes on special projects as assigned by the mentor/supervisor
* Establish fundamental business/technical foundation through practice of internal processes and procedures
* Job shadow at all levels in the field
* Perform administrative functions as needed

Additional Responsibilities Include:

* Punctuality to work each day and prepared to work scheduled work hours
* Other duties as assigned

Compliance Responsibilities:

* Responsible for thoughtful adherence to all SNC policies, procedures and compliance regulations (internal and external)
* Responsible for timely execution of all personnel related activities such as Timesheet completion

Essential Functions:

* Minimum physical requirements to perform all duties and responsibilities, as defined by management

You Have

* At a minimum completed your Sophomore year in a Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related technical degree program
* A GPA of 3.2 or above; 3.0 or above for working students
* Solid software programming skills with C or C++
* Familiarity with Subverison or Git (or equivalent) version control tools
* Experience with MATLAB and/or Mathcad for behavior modeling, simulation, and test data analysis is desirable
* Strong skills in Microsoft Office products
* The ability to work in a highly collaborative team environment
* The capability to be highly organized and detailed

Other Qualifications:

* Must be a U.S. citizen or have authorization to work in the United States and maintain a security clearance.

Note: Ability to obtain a security clearance may be required.

Sierra Nevada Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer

- Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran, or any other protected status

pursuant to applicable local, state or federal law, ordinance or regulation.

About Sierra Nevada Corporation

SNC is a world-class prime systems integrator and electronic systems provider known for its rapid, innovative, and agile technology solutions. Fast-growing and widely diversified, SNC is a high-tech electronics, engineering, and manufacturing corporation that continues to expand its impressive portfolio of capabilities, products and services. SNC has a 45 year tradition of developing and providing high technology Electronics, Avionics, and Communications systems. Investing heavily over the years in people, processes, modern facilities, and the state-of-the-art equipment, SNC continues to enhance our technical advantage to provide innovative and cost-effective solutions to our customer's requirements. With numerous successful and diverse acquisitions, SNC continues to acquire new capabilities as we expand our tradition of excellence into the areas of Space, Telemedicine, Nanotechnology, Energy, and Net-Centric Operations Headquartered in Sparks, Nevada, SNC is considered the Top Woman Owned Federal Contractor in the United States. SNC employs an extremely talented workforce of approximately 2000 people most of whom are scientists, engineers, or technical personnel with college or advanced degrees, and all of whom are dedicated to satisfying our customer's needs. Our seven different business areas operate from 35 locations in 20 states along with numerous customer support sites located throughout the world. Please take a look around our web site as it provides much more information about SNC and also gives a detailed description of each business area and their respective programs, products, and services.