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Software Design Engineering Intern


Software Engineer Internship

The Software Design Engineering Intern will be based in Irving, TX . As a Software Design Engineering Intern, you will work under the supervision of senior software designers to design and develop software for medical products. You will understand the design requirements, assist in the development of the software solution, and design using latest software tools. You will participate in developing and testing software as well as be involved in software verification. Additionally, as part of working with a talented software engineering team, you will gain significant understanding in the overall product development for life cycle for engineering groundbreaking medical equipment.

We are looking for someone who demonstrates:

  • Intense collaboration
  • Passionate customer focus
  • Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
  • Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
  • Relentless drive to win

Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do…

  • Perform and support hands-on development of software modules in C or C++
  • Develop test methods for software unit testing
  • Work closely with software and hardware engineers to support hands on development and bring-up of hardware boards and platforms
  • Collaborate with cross functional team members in developing products
  • Work from requirements to design effective and cost-efficient solutions
  • Work through static analysis reports to understand deficiencies in the software making corrections to provide superior quality
  • Implement software for medical device products under the guidance of a Senior Software Engineer. This may include developing software for medical equipment such as an AED, an infusion pump or a powered wheelchair.
  • Implement test routines for performing unit testing or automated reliability testing.
  • Software tool admin activities.
  • Participate in peer reviews.
  • Execute software test protocols and document results.
  • Learn Agile Scrum development methodology

Here is some of what you’ll need (required)…

  • Currently enrolled, 3rd or 4th year and pursuing degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering or Computer Science, from an accredited university
  • Available for 10-12 weeks during summer term (between May – September)
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA

Here are a few of our preferred experiences…

  • Knowledge in developing software in C or C++. Additional scripting languages such as python desired.

  • Conceptual understanding of development software embedded in electronic systems.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Familiarity with software development tools such as IDE’s, static analysis tools and performing code reviews.

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