Software Programmer Intern

Job Description
BAE Systems in Washington DC is seeking an Intern either a Computer Science or Information System degree. Students must be registered in a 4-year university and are eligible for participation in this program after completion of their Sophomore year.

Interns will have the opportunity to develop technical skills and expand their industry knowledge through hands on experience and are included in the regular daily activities within their respective functional department (i.e. staff meetings, customer meetings (as appropriate), and technical discussions that would pertain to their area of expertise).

Duties are based on discipline and are established under the guidelines of the hiring department. Students will explore career options while gaining exposure within their discipline.

Depending on level, the intern well be required to work on special projects with entry through moderate level complexity under direct supervision of management, which may involve the application of technical, accounting, or budgeting knowledge or similar knowledge/skills pertinent to the function involved.

Specifically, the candidate will be required to elicit & analyze requirements, document design, and implement & test small web-based applications and/or libraries. The candidate will also be required to implement automated unit tests.).

Required Education, Experience, & Skills
· Completed Sophomore year
· Registered in an accredited 4-year university
· Basic knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures of a relevant field of specialization
· Ability to work well with cross-functional teams
· Strong interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills
· Personal computer skills
· Demonstrated self-motivation and ability to work independently
· Previous work experience not required but helpful
· Minimum GPA of 2.8
· Required Courses or Experience: C#, Java, SQL, Object Oriented Analysis & Design

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
- Struts
- Tomcat
- Hibernate

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
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.

Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels.

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.