Software Engineering Summer Internship 2020

Link Engineering Company

Software Engineer Internship

Software Engineering Summer Internship 2020 - Plymouth, Michigan

Discover your potential. Pursue your passion.

Link Engineering Company (LINK) is a premier designer and manufacturer of precision test equipment, we specialize in developing customized solutions for Automotive, Aviation, Off-Highway, Rail and Civil Engineering industries. We are headquartered in Plymouth, Michigan, and maintain testing laboratories, manufacturing, and support facilities around the globe.

Established in 1935, we have been a family-owned company for generations, we treat our customers and employees as if they are part of our family. We set our employees up for success, as they are given constant opportunities to learn and develop new skills. As many of our team members have been with LINK for a generation or more, the LINK team is equipped with a wealth of knowledge, providing decades of hands-on experience and out-of-the box thinking to OEM’s and suppliers everywhere.

We are looking for a talented Software Engineering Intern who will be part of a team that designs industrial test equipment, primarily for the transportation industries. The position will be involved in a variety of activities related to the software development life-cycle, and will be given the opportunity for significant interaction with the development team and end-users.

Main Responsibilities Include

  • Assist with software development and test in the Microsoft Visual Studio .NET environment
  • Offer creative and suitable solutions to design challenges or flaws
  • Assist LINK Equipment Validation Technicians and Service Technicians with technical issues
  • Interact with team members and customer representatives


  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree program in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Computer Engineering
  • Experience with website creation in the Visual Studio environment (preferred)
  • Strong Microsoft Office Suite skills including VBA
  • Basic understanding of hardware and software designs
  • Excellent communication skills: verbal, written & interpersonal

Compensation Dependent upon Class Standing: $12 - $18/hour

LINK is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

LINK is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is an internet-based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employees to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees in the United States.

Accessibility for Applicants with Disabilities: If you need a reasonable accommodation for the online application process due to a disability please call 1-734-453-0800. Please provide your contact information and details about the posted position of interest. Only inquiries regarding assistance for those who need an accommodation with the online application process due to a disability will be returned.

Note to all Agencies / Direct Placement: LINK has a team of dedicated recruiters who are responsible for all hiring needs. Our practice is to partner and work with our approved vendors only and on an as needed basis. LINK has identified and finalized our list of preferred vendors and the review process has been closed. We do not accept resumes from recruiting agencies that are not a preferred vendor, have not been authorized or approved by Corporate Recruiting to partner on a position and have not signed LINK’s vendor agreement. Any resumes submitted from unapproved vendors will be considered unsolicited, and LINK will not be obligated to pay a referral fee.