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Internship

Tactical Edge Computing Internship

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KBR, Inc.

19d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Colorado Springs

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Off-cycle Internship

Software EngineeringColorado Springs

Description

  • This role is with KBR’s Government Solutions U.S. division. At KBR Government Solutions, we don't just envision a world that's safer, more secure, and sustainable - we create it. Our legacy of delivering advanced full life cycle professional and technical solutions is matched only by our commitment to operational readiness and innovation. As stewards of critical missions for the Department of Defense, Intelligence Community, NASA, and other key federal entities, we excel in engineering, logistics, operations, science, program management, mission IT, and cybersecurity. United in our quest for excellence, KBR stands at the vanguard, ready to transform possibilities into impactful realities for a better tomorrow.
  • KBR is looking for highly motivated rising Juniors, Seniors and Graduate students seeking science, engineering and software development opportunities that provide challenging and meaningful work experience to be a part of our 2024 Intern class. 
  • With several of our Military Space customers we are seeing more requests for utilizing edge computing for tactical systems to process and/or provide a faster tactical picture for the customer. Many commercial systems could fit the processing and storage requirements of what the customer is looking for but until this point, we have not identified the best candidates out of the possible pool of providers. The purpose of this internship project will be to research various edge computing offerings, create a list of use-cases these offerings would fit, and produce a working prototype based on the research displaying the value these systems can provide to the NSS customer.

Requirements

  • Computer science software programming experience with Python, Java, RUSH, GO, Node.js and/or C/C++
  • Experience in Cloud Computing and Systems Engineering
  • Experience with hardware-software interfaces.
  • Comfortable with documenting plans/reports and results in Word or PowerPoint
  • Major field of study: Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or Software Engineers.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Software Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Research various edge computing offerings from Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, and any other providers identified during the research phase.
  • After understanding the offerings and capabilities these systems can provide, create a write-up of current and possible future use-cases these systems could be used to fill.
  • Pick the most cost-efficient offering, rent/buy the hardware, and create a working prototype based on the mentors and intern's inputs which will show off the capabilities and value that can be provided to the customer.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Colorado Springs