Summer 2019 Software Engineering Co-op/Intern; Air Traffic Management

Vacancies 25 October 2018
At Saab, we constantly look ahead and push boundaries for what is considered technically possible. We collaborate with colleagues around the world who all share our challenge – to make the world a safer place.

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Syracuse, NY


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What you will be part of

Saab Traffic Management (TM) serves air traffic and marine customers around the globe with advanced solutions that enable the safe and efficient movement of people and goods. There are two operating units within TM: Air Traffic Management (ATM) provides airport surface safety and efficiency systems and tools, tower automation and advanced research, development and evaluation solutions; Maritime Traffic Management (MTM) solutions include Automatic Identification Systems (AIS), port and vessel traffic management information systems (VTMIS), hydrographics, and precision navigation.

Your role

Build your resume experience and enhance your marketability with real-work, hands-on practice through a Co-op opportunity! Saab Sensis is in search of motivated, enthusiastic Computer Science, Software or Computer Engineering student(s) who would be interested in applying their studies to real-world product development through a Summer 2019 (May - Aug.) Co-op opportunity at our Syracuse location. Candidates will actively participate in the software development for aviation data processing systems, sensor data processing systems, and/or data communications (data distribution in various formats and protocols).

Your experiences and skills

• Object-Oriented Design and Programming with C++ or Java • Familiarity with scripting languages • Experience with Linux or Unix development environment • The ideal candidate has a passion for software development, having started programming prior to attending college. • Familiarity with software version control systems (e.g. Subversion) • Exposure to software design patterns Qualifications: • Enrollment in an accredited degree program, with a major in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Software Engineering • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better • United States Citizenship • Must have completed Sophomore year or greater In order to apply, please submit the following: Resume Including: coursework completed, descriptions of projects/labs, extracurricular activities, work & co-op experiences & responsibilities, contact information (school and home including dates available at each residence), current G.P.A. and availability dates of co-op/internship. Selected candidates will be invited to participate in phone and/or on-site interviews. Saab Sensis provides an excellent working environment offering, flexible work hours, business-casual atmosphere, paid holidays, 401(k), and a fitness facility. As a Federal contractor for the United States, Saab Sensis is an E-Verify participant and applicants must be permanent residents or U.S. Citizens in order to be considered for employment.

Saab is a global defense and security company operating in the fields of air, land and naval defense, civil security and commercial aeronautics. We number approximately 14,700 employees and have operations on all continents. Technologically we are leaders in many areas, and one-fifth of our earnings are spent on research and development. Saab is a company where we see diversity as an asset and offer unlimited opportunities for advancing in your career. We are also a company that respects each person’s needs and encourage employees to lead a balanced, rewarding life beyond work. Saab values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran, or disability status.
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