Philips Lighting Intern – IoT Software Engineer - Embedded in Burlington, Massachusetts


  • Set up IoT hardware devices

  • Install and maintain software on Linux-based embedded devices.

  • Develop/maintain mass configuration scripts

  • Develop software for IoT devices to collect different data sets from the environment

  • Optimize backend algorithms

  • Rapidly prototype solutions on Raspberry Pi devices

  • Contribute to integration testing


  • Working towards a computer science or computer engineering major

  • Knowledge/Experience with:

  • Raspberry Pi and/or Arduino

  • Linux OS, shell scripting

  • C/C++ Python

  • Java (nice to have)

  • MySQL (nice to have)

  • Good knowledge of IP based internet protocols (UDP, TCP, HTTP, MQTT etc.)

  • Good knowledge of installing, maintaining, and interfacing with hardware device drivers

  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment; familiarity with Agile methodologies is a plus.

  • Strong English writing/presentation skills

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills