The MITRE Corporation Software Engineer Intern in Bedford, Massachusetts

Software Engineer Intern


Do you want to develop systems that contribute to solving our nation’s most critical problems? Do you want to be mentored by engineers and scientists that are experts in their fields? Do you want to join over 300 other interns for a summer full of learning, networking and fun?

MITRE’s people are committed to tackling our nation's toughest challenges. We are different from most technology companies. We are a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do. The R&D centers we operate for the government create lasting impact in fields as diverse as cybersecurity, healthcare, aviation, defense, and enterprise transformation. We're making a difference every day—working for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world.

Our workplace reflects our values. We want you to come as an intern and then join us upon completing your degree so that you can experience the gratifying work, our competitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth.

Be part of a team that develops software for various prototyping and interface activities. Participate in lab demonstrations to highlight various products and prototypes to senior leaders and sponsors. Design and build working prototypes to support mission planning, surveillance, battle management, and communications. You will learn and apply new technologies to ever changing problems in a collaborative lab space and gain skills required to effectively communicate and demonstrate in a professional environment.


Required skills--

1) Understand object-oriented methodology

2) Experience and knowledge of object-oriented programming languages, such as Java, C , .NET

3) Strong oral and written communication skills

4) Pursuing a degree in Computer Science or equivalent


  • This position will require overnight travel as well as some local travel.


Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Only US citizens are eligible for a security clearance. For this position, MITRE will consider only applicants with security clearances or applicants who are eligible for security clearances.

Job Student

Primary Location United States-Massachusetts-Bedford

This requisition requires a clearance of Secret

Travel Yes, 15 % of the Time

Job Posting Apr 5, 2018, 7:28:28 AM

Req ID: 00049619