Software Engineering Intern

    • Job Tracking ID: 512437-592740
    • Job Location: Boulder, CO
    • Job Level: Student/Internship
    • Job Type: Internship
    • Date Updated: September 28, 2017
    • Years of Experience: College
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

Are you creative, want to work on interesting/challenging projects? Is developing an app something you’re excited to do? Let’s get you started on the path. Check out our technology.  If you are selected to fill the internship, under the guidance of senior engineers you will develop and implement your IIoT application.

Work should be performed at the FreeWave Technologies location in Boulder, Colorado unless otherwise specified by functional management.

As part of their tenure at FreeWave the intern is expected to:

  1. Undertake a minimum of one software development project

  2. Complete that project

  3. Report work progress using the appropriate tools

  4. Help the Software Development team as needed

The period of activity will start as soon as possible, the position will work a reduced schedule during the academic year and may work 40 hours per week during the summer/winter breaks. The work will be undertaken in an area approved by R&D Management as relevant to FreeWave, and will be overseen by a member of the engineering team.

FreeWave has no infrastructure to support visiting interns from out-of-state.  The intern will be responsible for arranging their own accommodation for the period of engagement and for any travel required.  While this favors local area candidates, interns from elsewhere are not discouraged from applying.

Functions and Responsibilities: 

  • Flush out project proposal with senior member of the engineering team; timeline, milestones, deliverables
  • Tasks may be part any area of the software development lifecycle including design documentation revisions, software coding,  software source control management
  • Report progress on project
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Must be a US Person in accordance with United States immigration laws to be considered for this position

Experience and Skills:

  • Basic knowledge of software development and the ability to apply that knowledge in a practical manner
  • Quick learner who enjoys the opportunity to apply the fundamental principles learned in the academic arena to real world software development
  • Ability to follow established software development processes
  • Ability to assist in any segment of the software development lifecycle
  • Good verbal and written communications skills 

Educational Requirements: Experience: and Certifications:

  • Basic software engineering knowledge normally obtained through college level coursework or equivalent experience


Company Description: 

FreeWave Technologies is in one of the most exciting chapters of its 24-year history. FreeWave is currently a Machine-to-Machine (M2M) wireless communications leader and is rapidly expanding its product base to become an Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) powerhouse.

Today FreeWave has a solid wireless platform that currently serves thousands of industrial customers. In addition, FreeWave has just released the new ZumLink and WavePro platforms that enable greater versatility including programmable functionality at the edge of IIOT networks.

Join the Wave ... Free Thinkers changing the Industrial Wireless World

FreeWave Technologies, Inc. engineers and manufactures certain products that are considered ITAR-controlled items under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).  Consistent with ITAR, any position at FreeWave that involves work with the engineering or manufacturing functions of the Company may only be filled by a candidate who is (i) a citizen of the United States, or (ii) a person who has been accorded the privilege of residing permanently in the United States as an immigrant in accordance with the immigration laws.



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