L3 Communication Systems-West, a division of L3 Technologies, Inc., has an immediate opening for a year-round Software Engineer Co-Op in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Our program provides students with hands-on technical experience working with engineering teams in a cutting edge environment. Students are directed and mentored by experienced engineers and are responsible for assisting with projects and daily departmental/team activities.
Assist with technical and/or administrative tasks depending on functional area.
Assist with special projects.
Each intern will have a mentor to assist in completing tasks and answering questions. Tasks will be tailored to the students experience level, interests, and capabilities.
Employees at L3 Communication Systems-West create solutions that save lives. Join our team and serve those who serve us.
Who is L3 Communication Systems-West (L3 CSW)? With over 3400 employees, we are one of Utah’s top employers. Our smart devices send mission-critical data into armed conflicts to help our troops stay safe by staying in touch with key information. We’ve taken large communications systems—ground based, mobile, satellite, surveillance and reconnaissance—and developed new ways to make them smaller and more capable.
Why should you work at L3 CSW? Not only can you make life-saving differences for our troops, but at L3 CSW, you can have a flexible work schedule, access our on-site health clinic, work out in our on-site fitness center, eat in our on-site cafes with healthy food discounts, ride our shuttles or bicycles around our campus, take advantage of our tuition reimbursement, access L3 Perks, and so much more!
Who works at L3 CSW? We are committed to diversity in every aspect of our business. Our inclusive culture welcomes all employees and values their unique contributions to our success. For L3 CSW, diversity enhances our business.
Are you ready to be L3 CSW? Join us as we keep our nation and troops safe by providing life-saving solutions for use on sea, land, air, and space.
The ideal candidate will have outstanding technical talent, passion about his or her work, is excited by learning about and applying new technologies, communicates well so that the excitement is contagious, has a sense of ownership about his or her work and an entrepreneurial spirit.
Current student enrolled full-time in an ABET accredited computer science, computer engineering, software engineering, electrical engineering program (or closely related major) at a local four-year institution (position is year-round)
Minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average
C++ programming language experience
Understanding of modern object oriented development pattern
Ability to discuss and articulate why a software design is good or bad
Familiar with computing architecture and operating systems
Excellent interpersonal skills
Experience with Git
Experience with Linux/Unix
Embedded technologies like small footprint operating systems and build systems, low power hardware (e.g. Raspberry Pi, Arduino) and processing architectures (ARM, bare metal processors)
Probability and statistics and their application to digital signal processing
Software defined systems, especially software-defined radios (e.g. GNU Radio)
Networking technology and protocols such as routing, switching, quality of service, the OSI model, Quagga, and emerging MANET technologies such as ZigBee
DevOps technologies such as virtualization, Docker, scripting, git, testing and automation
Agile development methodology and Atlassian tools
Machine learning, data analysis, and advanced algorithms
Strong depth of knowledge in programming languages, compilers, and application execution
Low-level drivers and hardware interfaces such as PCIe
Due to the nature of our work qualified candidates must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance.
Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.
L3 maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance-abuse testing and background checks.