Help Delight the Scientists who will use our Next Generation of Software :
We are building a next-generation software suite to interact with oceanographic research instruments. The software suite that Sea-Bird Scientific ships with their instruments is used by oceanographers and scientists to configure the instruments, retrieve measurement data, and provide data processing, validation, and graphing capabilities.
Come help create a new next generation of that software that works across platforms, makes use of the Cloud, and provides a better user experience for the researchers using these instruments.
Get some work experience, learn a lot, contribute to a new product under development, and determine if Sea-Bird Scientific is the right fit for your future career.
You might be the ideal candidate if you :
Are looking for a 12-week paid internship in a software engineering role starting in May or June 2020.
Want to work on a real and meaningful project as part of a software development team.
Want to learn from a dedicated technical mentor and software engineers on the team, as well as get direction and guidance from an experienced development manager.
Like using new and advanced technology to make things easy for end-users
Like to work with electronics and measurement instruments, measuring things about the real world
Care about the oceans, and enabling scientists to study them with high precision
Requirements for this internship :
Currently enrolled in a BS or MS degree program in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Physics or a related STEM field.
Expected graduation date must be before September 2021.
Demonstrated problem solving using computer science fundamentals e.g. application of data structures and algorithms.
Experience developing user interface code for web or desktop applications
Interest in User Experience research and design to improve usability by customers
Desire to work in a team-oriented environment that is collaborative, innovative, flexible, and diverse, using Agile development practices
Authorization to work for any company in the United States.
Reside within daily commuting distance to the Sea-Bird office in Bellevue, WA
Experience that is a Plus, but not Required
Professional work experience, such as an internship or co-op work / study.
Experience presenting information to groups
Electronic test and measurement, automated instrument control
Scientific data processing and analysis experience, including calibration theory
Oceanography and / or electronics or chemistry background
User Experience / User Interface / Interaction design
Automated Testing, Continuous Integration / Deployment
Database SQL and / or NoSql, data warehousing
Cloud deployment and operations
Who is Sea-Bird Scientific?
Sea-Bird Scientific is the market leader in precision measurement instruments for oceanographic measurement and research.
Sea-Bird Scientific, located in Bellevue WA, is a company that designs, manufactures and markets oceanographic instrumentation and systems that enable the world’s leading scientists to push the boundaries of ocean knowledge.
Sea-Bird Scientific works with a global network of international representatives and partners to serve customers in more than 30 countries around the world.
Our dedicated team is comprised of individuals with diverse backgrounds and interests with a common goal of serving the world’s oceanographic community with leading edge technology and solutions.
We offer an entrepreneurial environment that is team-centered, customer-driven, quality-focused, and growth-oriented. Working at Sea-Bird Scientific gives you access to a robust career development process and challenging "stretch" opportunities, including a career growth path to other operating companies owned by the Danaher Corporation.
Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law.
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