Strategic Student Program CAS Software Developer Intern (Summer 2021; Charlotte, NC; SISW - PLM)

Job Description

Siemens Industry Software Inc. 

Strategic Student Program (SSP) 

Discover your career with us at Siemens 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 2021 Strategic Student Program in Charlotte, North Carolina. This posting contains opportunities for multiple teams within the CAS organization. Our intern 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 in software development, user experience, data management, cloud applications, and research & design innovation.  

Baseline Requirements: 

  • Currently enrolled as an undergraduate student 
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA  
  • Authorized to work in the United States without the need for current or future sponsorship by the company 
  • Able to work from our office in Charlotte, North Carolina without relocation assistance 
  • Preferred sophomore or junior status 


  • Victorious daily ping pong tournaments  
  • Paid volunteer time off 
  • Employee discounts at our top customer sites 
  • Networking with our global leaders 
  • 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 


Cloud Application Services (CAS)  

OpsServices Team

As an intern in Cloud Application Development (CAS), you will dive into developing our premiere Mindsphere software. OpsServices make significant contributions towards the availability and stability of the Mindsphere platform. They are responsible for all the tooling that support the scrum teams’ development pipeline, as well as, provide production level support. You will partner with multiple teams within an agile scrum development environment, and have the opportunity to learn directly from senior engineers. You will assist on project teams related to: 

  • Defining, planning, implementing, and operating processes that meet or exceed the service level agreement and CI/CD objectives. 
  • Be part of maintaining a 24x7, global, highly available SaaS environment according to internal and external service level agreements. 
  • Ensure the production environment is operating optimally and detect when they are not meeting their availability targets. 
  • Deliver improvements to source code management, deployment, operations, maintenance, cost control, security, monitoring, and audit tools and processes. 
  • Manage a service critical codebase with version control using Git including Gitlab, or GitHub. 


Organization Requirements: 

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or a related Engineering field with prior coding experience 
  • Familiarity with CICD automation scripting (Python or terraform) 
  • Interest in Cloud Infrastructure automation and troubleshooting 
  • Strong understanding of object oriented programming concepts 
  • Previous cloud environment experience, including AWS or Azure, strongly preferred but not required 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel PowerPoint) 
  • Passionate, driven, and proactive 
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills 
  • Effective organizational and time management skills   
  • Desire to continuously improve and learn about new areas 
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Inspires collaboration 

MindSphere IoT Platform Team

As part of our MindSphere IoT Platform development group, you will accelerate development of platform as service. MindSphere is the open, cloud-based IoT operating system from Siemens that lets you connect your machines and physical infrastructure to the digital world. It lets you harness big data from billions of intelligent devices, enabling you to uncover transformational insights across your entire business. In this group you will help define new approaches and create fresh functionality. Your responsibility will be to engage in one of our innovative teams by: 

  • Designing and developing micro service for MindSphere platform 
  • Creating tools, utilities and script development for automation 
  • Diving into requirements definition, in-depth analysis, and code implementation  
  • Working in the Agile development methodology 
  • Validating software quality through unit testing, writing automated tests, and bug fixing  


Organization Requirements: 

  • Currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or a related Engineering field with prior coding experience 
  • Strong coding skills in JAVA 
  • Previous cloud environment experience, including AWS or Azure, strongly preferred but not required 
  • Strong understanding of object-oriented programming concepts 
  • Problem solving skills with algorithm and data structure 
  • Commanding grasp of JSON, YAML 
  • Have experience with, or able to learn Spring Framework, RESTful Web Service, jUnit/Mockito 
  • Understanding of Windows/Unix Operating Systems 
  • Write clean, robust and maintainable code  
  • Effective organizational and time management skills   
  • Desire to continuously improve and learn about new areas 
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Inspires collaboration 

Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Industry Software Inc.

Experience Level: Student (Not Yet Graduated)

Job Type: Full-Time temporary

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