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Undergraduate Students: Software Development Intern (Hybrid)

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US Pharmacopeia

19d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship


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Off-cycle Internship

Software EngineeringRockville


  • USP recently launched USP-ID, a software that automates quantitative nuclear magnetic resonance (qNMR) spectral analysis. We are seeking a summer intern to help benchmark software performance and identify areas for improvement.


  • The successful candidate will have a demonstrated understanding of our mission, commitment to excellence through inclusive and equitable behaviors and practices along with the following competencies and experience:
  • Pursuing a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering, chemistry, computer science, or related STEM field
  • Experience with Python for programming and automated testing
  • Knowledge of, and interest in, pharmaceutical laboratory test procedures
  • Familiarity with NMR and qNMR or other spectroscopy techniques
  • COVID-19 Vaccination Policy (will apply to the selected candidate(s) hired):
  • As a condition of employment with the United States Pharmacopeial Convention's (USP) duty to provide and maintain a workplace free of known hazards, all employees and contingent staff hired after July 1st, 2021, must be fully vaccinated unless a reasonable accommodation is approved. Your recruiter will advise accordingly.

Education requirements

Open to All Students

Area of Responsibilities

Software Engineering


  • The qNMR project will include:
  • Testing qNMR software to identify bugs and benchmark performance
  • Documenting test and workflow procedures
  • Shadowing qNMR scientists in the laboratory to learn about the technology and novel application work
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Successful project completion will help scientists around the world get better information from their NMR spectra as they perform chemical analyses in the laboratory.


Work type

Full time

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