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Job ID :
62833BR
Location :
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Job Description
Job Title
Software Development Intern – R&D

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work. And you’ll have the opportunity for continual growth and learning in a culture that empowers your development. With revenues of $20 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. With revenues of $20 billion, we have approximately 65,000 employees and serve customers within pharmaceutical and biotech companies, hospitals and clinical diagnostic labs, universities, research institutions and government agencies, as well as in environmental and process control industries. Our products and services help accelerate the pace of scientific discovery, and solve analytical challenges ranging from complex research to routine testing to field applications.

Summary of Internship

The Software Development Internship position provides an opportunity for science-minded students who are currently pursuing a computer science, computational biology, computational data sciences, or similar degree to get hands on experience working with bioinformatics and software engineers in a fast-paced software engineering environment. The software intern will contribute to development projects and advance best design practices. The position starts in June, paid working 40 hours per week through August. Opportunity exists for this position to continue through the academic year on a part-time basis to allow for class schedules.

Essential Functions
  • Develop software application and analytical tools that will support the various scientific and business needs of the company.
  • Work as part of the project team in providing optimal software solutions within the given constraints such as time-line and budget.
  • Actively participate in design and peer reviews.
  • Ongoing collaboration and communication with other members of the team including project leaders, programmers, research scientists, research technologists, test/QA analysts, and documentation specialists.

Skills and Abilities
  • Familiar with C#, C++, or other object-oriented programming language.
  • Aptitude for writing software programs
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a cross-functional team
  • Strong willingness to learn, be mentored, and improve


Qualifications
  • Student currently enrolled in an accredited Masters or PhD degree program in Computer Science, Computational Biology, Computational Data Sciences, or comparable.
  • General biology or greater science knowledge preferred

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today!

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.




Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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