United Technologies Corporation Software Co-Op in Westford, Massachusetts

Job ID: 48418BR

City: Westford

State: Massachusetts

Country: United States

Category: Engineering

Job Type: Intern


Do you have what it takes to push the boundaries of game-changing technologies, deliver results while working with a diverse team of talented individuals, and challenge yourself knowing that what we do matters to the Warfighter? Are you Mission Ready? This job is for you!

We at ISR & Space Systems are world leaders in high altitude electro-optical sensors, employed by the U.S. and foreign military in time critical intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance operations. Our passion for supporting the Warfighters and their mission demands excellence in everything we do, from the talent we recruit to the highly-engineered systems we deliver. We value people, integrity, ideas and performance. This position offers an exciting opportunity to grow technically and broaden capabilities while proudly contributing to unique state of the art solutions that truly make a difference.

1.Participate in the full software life cycle for a suite of applications supporting Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance.

2.Implement code changes for defect fixes and new features.

3.Enhance application security by finding and removing vulnerabilities.

4.Integrate and test multiple C/C++ and Java applications, including both server and GUI code.

5.Perform end-to-end system testing simulating operational missions.

  1. Develop test plans and update product documentation to reflect software changes.

  2. Provide feedback and improvements to existing software development processes.


Required Skills:

•Fast Learner who can work independently

•Strong troubleshooting and debugging skills

•C++ coding

•Linux/Unix experience

Preferred Skills:



•Collections (lists, hash maps, etc.)

•Abstract classes

•Unix shell scripting

•Apache ActiveMQ

•Apache Ant

•Virtual Machines

•Eclipse IDE


•Verbal/written communication skills

•Positive attitude and enthusiasm

•Willingness to learn and share knowledge with a team

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.