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Software Engineering Intern

Requisition ID:  83832
Business Unit:  Airframe Systems Tucson (3520)

Tucson, AZ, United States, 85755


Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 12,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.


Job Designation

The position will support Meggitt Tucson’s Engineering Department in its execution of software engineering activities in a timely manner and to supplement Software Engineering role by developing designs, plans, and reports, designing software test criteria and equipment, and contributing to the development of software code for aerospace applications.

Job Core Responsibilities

  • Software Engineering support role for the following:
    -Develop structured code for embedded micro controllers
    -Develop related software documentation and formatting including technical specifications
    -Interfacing through protocols such as SPI, I2C, CAN, and others as needed
    -Other related aspects in the creation of titled embedded code
    -Design and research of software coding
    -Design and analysis tasks for software applications
    -Develop and maintain company and customer required documentation
  • Application code generation for test fixtures and/or customer laptop use
  • Developing software engineering reports, analyses, support drafting test equipment drawings
  • On the job learning of Software Engineering principles and Meggitt Tucson Processes
  • Employ knowledge and skills learned from school in day-to-day work
  •  Other responsibilities as assigned
  •  Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary

Job Specifications

Education: Currently enrolled in Junior level  Engineering classes (300 level) with a minimum GPA of 3.0

Years Experience: 0-2 years of relevant experience


  • Currently studying under a BSEE, BSCE or other applicable degree at a 4 year university
  • Studying under a postgraduate degree is also acceptable
  • Desire to continuously increase personal capabilities and engineering skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Proven track record of commitment to school work
  • Proficient with MS Office (e.g. Word, Excel)
  • Coding (C or C++) experience within an IDE such as MS Visual C
  • Basic knowledge of software engineering preferred



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Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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