Thermo Fisher Scientific Software Development Intern in Madison, Wisconsin
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. With revenues of 17 billion, we have approximately 50,000 employees and serve customers within pharmaceutical and biotech companies, hospitals and clinical diagnostic labs, universities, research institutions and government agencies, as well as in environmental and process control industries. Our products and services help accelerate the pace of scientific discovery, and solve analytical challenges ranging from complex research to routine testing to field applications.
Software Development Intern - Research and Development Department – Madison, Wisconsin
The Software Development Internship position provides an opportunity for engineering students who are currently pursuing a computer science, computer engineering, or like engineering degree to get hands on experience working with engineers in a fast-paced software design and software quality assurance environment. The software intern will contribute to development projects and advance best design practices. The position starts in June, paid working 40 hours per week through August. Opportunity exists for this position to continue through the academic year on a part-time basis to allow for class schedules.
A software intern is responsible for providing engineering support related to product development projects including testing and design
The software intern will be called upon to support a variety of software engineering activities and may be assigned to a variety of engineering tasks throughout the Engineering department
Be involved with many aspects of software quality assurance and some software design and analysis tasks
Review specifications and designs and provide feedback
Learn about software engineering and instrumentation through daily activities. Accept candid feedback and look for improvements
Specific tasks will be tailored to the software interns experience level and abilities
DECISION MAKING AUTHORITY
- A software intern works under the close supervision of engineers, project managers, and software engineering managers
SPECIFIC SCOPE DATA
- Specific tasks will be tailored to the software interns experience level and abilities
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Ability to work independently and as a member of a cross-functional team
Strong willingness to learn, be mentored, and improve
Desire to contribute and improve design of new and existing scientific instrumentation products.
Strong customer focus
Desire to teach other engineers about technology in area of expertise
Knowledge of least one software development tool set such as Java, C#
Aptitude for writing software programs
REQUIRED LEVEL OF EDUCATION:
- The position is open to both undergraduate and graduate students who will have completed at least their Junior year in an ABET accredited degree program prior to starting the internship.
REQUIRED AREA OF STUDY / MAJOR:
- Computer science or computer engineering, or like engineering field
PREFERRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
- General chemistry or greater science knowledge preferred.
We are currently recruiting for our Software Development Internship. If this sounds like the opportunity for you, please apply online at www.thermofisher.com/careers and search requisition number: or Software Development Internship.
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