Software Intern II - Expected Graduation 2024


Job Description
You don't see it, but it's there. Our employees work on the world's most advanced electronics - from saving emissions in the City of Lights to powering the Mars Rover to protecting the F-35 fighter jet. At Electronic Systems, you'll be among the brightest minds, working on the aerospace and defense industry's most difficult problems. Drawing strength from our differences, we're innovating for the future. And you can, too.

Our flexible work environment provides you a chance to change the world without giving up your personal life. We put our customers first - exemplified by our missions: "We Protect Those Who Protect Us ® " and "We Innovate For Those Who Move The World TM ."

Sound like a team you want to be a part of? Come build your career with us.

We are seeking candidates for full-time Summer 2022 internships to join our ES Defense software engineering team here at BAE Systems, Inc. Candidates would work side-by-side with experienced developers and senior engineering staff.

This internship will be located at one of our BAE System's sites in southern New Hampshire including Nashua, Hudson, and Merrimack. The internship is a paid internship, and has a work schedule that includes every other Friday off.

Candidates will gain experience in:
  • Designing, developing and testing software solutions utilizing Agile methodologies and sound software engineering principles while conforming to existing code development strategies and processes
  • Assisting in other software engineering activities such as integration testing, algorithm & data analysis, software troubleshooting, and preparing documentation in accordance with established procedures.
  • Utilizing either Windows PC or Linux based software development environment and either x86 or PowerPC target and test environment
Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship status.


Required Education, Experience, & Skills
  • Must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate program for CS (Computer Science), CE (Computer Engineering), or a related field.
  • Programming experience in at least one or more of the following languages: C,C++,Java, Python.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products
  • Must be eligible for a US DoD security clearance


Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
  • Object oriented design/development
  • Experience with Windows and/or Linux Operating Systems
  • Experience using common software version control tools such as Git
  • Security clearance (secret or higher)


About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems' game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.