Strategic Student Program: Software Development Intern (Summer 2023)

Job Description

Siemens Industry Software Inc.
Strategic Student Program (SSP)
Discover your career with us at Siemens Industry 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 students for our Summer 2023 Strategic Student Program. 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.
Baseline Requirements:
  • Currently enrolled as a university undergraduate or master’s student
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Preferred graduation year 2023 or 2024
  • Able to work onsite in Wilsonville, OR or Fremont, CA without relocation assistance
  • 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.

Software Development Intern
As an intern in the Digital Verification Technology (DVT) Questa Sim Competitive Engagement team, you will develop tools and solutions that give DVT Questa and our customers a competitive advantage over the competition. You will work with an experienced team of software development professionals to prototype solutions to difficult problems. You will have the opportunity to design, develop, modify, and implement products for customers and internal use. You will be responsible for ensuring the overall functional quality of the released product on all required platforms and mechanism. You will document software requirements, use model, and implementation for new tools and complex workflows. You will participate in group meetings, present ideas, and report results.

Projects will focus on following main disciplines:
  • Questa Development Platform
  • Building and supporting Linux based C/C++ applications
  • Developing software components on the Questa platform.
  • Contribute to continuous integration and continuous delivery (CICD) environment
Organization Requirements:
  • Currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree, or a master’s degree, in Computer Science
  • Basic Linux and Windows Knowledge
  • C Shell and Bourne Shell commands and scripts
  • Scripting Languages (Python and Perl)
  • C Language Programming
  • Strong fundamentals in data structures and algorithm required.
  • SQL
  • Microsoft Office (Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Experience with Software development tools: Compiler, Linker, IDE, GDB, DDD
  • 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
Optional requirements:
  • Experience with Verilog/VHDL verification language is preferred
  • Machine Learning Experience
  • Parallel programing

The hourly range for this position is $$22.00 - $50.00 per hour. Siemens offers a variety of health and wellness benefits to employees. Details regarding our benefits can be found here: In addition, this position is eligible for time off in accordance with Company policies, including paid sick leave and paid volunteer time off.


Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Industry Software Inc.

Experience Level: Student (Not Yet Graduated)

Full / Part time: Part-time temporary

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