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Strategic Student Program Software Development Intern (PES, Cypress)

Cypress, California
Internal Services

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Digital Factory
Business Unit: Product Lifecycle Management-PLM
Requisition Number: 232212
Primary Location: United States-California-Cypress
Assignment Category: Full-time temporary
Experience Level: Entry level
Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)
Travel Required: No

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthcare and Financial Services.


Job Description:

Siemens PLM Software
Strategic Student Program (SSP)

Discover your career with us at Siemens PLM Software!

We are a leading global software company dedicated to the world of computer aided design, 3D modeling and simulation— helping innovative global manufacturers design better products, faster!  With the resources of a large company, and the energy of a software start-up, we have fun together while creating a world class software portfolio. Our culture encourages creativity, welcomes fresh thinking and focuses on growth, so our people, our business, and our customers can achieve their full potential.

We’re currently recruiting interns for our summer 2019 Strategic Student Program. Our internship positions will allow you to find a career path that most inspires you. Here, you will apply your education to solve real-world problems, and turn theory into practice. At Siemens, our goal is to empower our students to become the next leaders of our company.
We have positions available at our Cypress, California office in software development as well as innovative research and design.
Baseline Requirements:
  • Currently enrolled as an undergraduate or masters level student at one of our targeted universities
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • US citizen or green card holder
  • Junior or first year masters student preferred
  • Networking with our global leaders
  • Paid volunteer time off
  • Employee discounts at our top customer sites
  • Mentorship from senior engineers
  • Individual career development planning
  • Professional and technical workshops
  • Energetic student community
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Potential for full time offers after university graduation and completion of the program
  • Victorious daily ping pong tournaments
Product Engineering Software
NX Architecture
As an intern in Product Engineering Software (PES), you will dive into developing our premiere NX CAD software. Projects will focus on Architecture and User Interface Development. Each successive internship in PES will expand on a new area of the software development lifecycle. You will have the opportunity to partner with senior engineers and push the limits on our project teams to:
  • Design, implement, enhance, and maintain software as a member of the Architecture team for a large CAD application, NX.
  • The Architecture team builds tools and services to be used by all NX applications to ensure a common user experience across applications and platforms.
  • Architecture and User Interface software spans multiple areas including:
    • Native User Interface software on Windows, Mac, and Linux.  Examples are command access, dialogs, theming, and UI toolkits.
    • Visualization and Display software using OpenGL.  Examples are cutting edge high end rendering, selection, and gestures.
    • New Technology Investigation, Innovation, and Integration. Examples are virtual and augmented reality, cloud architecture, and new input paradigms.
  • Responsible for requirements definition, analysis, design, coding, documentation, and quality assurance.
  • Develop projects with efficient algorithms and state-of-the-art technology.
  • Utilize object-oriented / structured programming techniques and other software engineering practices to ensure that the product is high quality and the architecture is maintainable, modular, encapsulated, and expandable.
  • Contribute as a team member in setting future direction.
Organization Requirements:
  • Studying for a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in in Computer Science, Engineering, or a closely related field
  • Strong coding skills in C++ or JAVA
  • Commanding grasp of C#, Python, or Perl is a plus
  • Knowledgeable in object oriented concepts
  • Product development experience and familiarity with the software development life cycle.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and written.
  • Good problem-solving and decision making skills.
  • Knowledge of advanced data structures.
  • Capable of independent work as well as collaborative development.

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Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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