Battelle Memorial Institute Software Development Coop/Intern (Summer 2018) in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey

Battelle is guided by a founding mission. We invest our knowledge, talents and resources, helping our customers achieve their most important goals. We apply scientific rigor and creativity, succeeding where others may fail and we invest in our communities, making the world better for generations to come. All of us share a common purpose: to solve the greatest challenges of today and tomorrow.

Our 22,000 employees work at the forefront of scientific innovation to tackle critical challenges in security, human health, manufacturing, energy and environmental management. Battelle’s work is grounded in the belief that science, technology and a passion for excellence can make industries more competitive and the world a better place.

We are currently seeking a Software Development Intern/Co-op for Summer 2018. This position is located in Atlantic City/ Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Software Development Intern/Co-Op will support our Transportation Security – Software Development group. This group specializes in the design, development, testing, and production of complex software and information systems. The selected candidate will work with a multi-discipline team to create desktop, web, mobile and cloud hosted applications for the transportation security business.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop, test, document, and maintain computer code for deadline driven projects

  • Manage data collected from different sources and formats

  • Conduct quality assurance and control activities

  • Write product and user documentation

  • Must be able to work effectively on individual-assigned tasks and on team oriented projects

  • Contribute to project development and client relationship activities as directed

  • Improve performance in technical activities through training and outside study

THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS MUST BE MET TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION:

  • Must be enrolled in a university or college and actively pursuing a BA/BS or MA/MS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field of study

  • At least 2 years of coursework completed and a minimum 3.0 GPA

  • Familiarity with object-oriented programming languages including but not limited to C#, VB.NET, C++, or Java

  • Strong understanding and application of object-oriented principles

  • Fundamental understanding of relational databases

  • Excellent problem resolution and organization skills

  • Effective oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain an Active DOD Secret Security Clearance and ability to obtain Department of Homeland Security and Transportation Security Administration Suitability

THE FOLLOWING IS DESIRED, BUT NOT REQUIRED TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION:

  • Familiarity with software development for cloud hosted solutions

  • Familiarity with SQL Server, Oracle, MS ACCESS

  • Familiarity with Python, MATLAB

THE FOLLOWING IS DESIRED, BUT NOT REQUIRED TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION:

  • Familiarity with software development for cloud hosted solutions

  • Familiarity with SQL Server, Oracle, MS ACCESS

  • Familiarity with Python, MATLAB

BENEFITS

Battelle is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or sexual orientation. For more information about our other openings, please visit www.battelle.org/careers

For more information about our other openings, please visit www.battelle.org/careers