Company: ABB
Location: Atlanta, GA 30340


Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.

“It is an exciting time to join ABB Power Grids. ABB and Hitachi have signed an agreement to create a joint venture (JV). By combining ABB Power Grids’ with Hitachi’s complementary strengths, we plan to form a new and stronger global leader in the power sector. ABB Power Grids and Hitachi will have more than 230 years of combined heritage and experience. Together, we will be well-positioned to shape the future of energy, with pioneering technologies, as the partner of choice for enabling a stronger, smarter and greener grid. The transaction is expected to be completed by the first half of 2020, subject to regulatory approvals. Join us on this exciting journey.”

ABB Power Grids is seeking a R&D Graduate Intern for its Atlanta, GA location. The R&D Intern will work within a team using Scrum methodology to deliver sprint and release commitments. This Intern position presents a great opportunity to learn new technologies and gain professional experience developing high quality modern software products. The intern will research, prototype and support the team in working effectively to deliver innovative and critical software to our customers

Your responsibilities

  • Research, prototype and develop proof of concepts using new technologies and tools.
  • Document and test new software applications.
  • Support team member efforts to implement solutions, resolve technical challenges, and troubleshoot while developing skills and gaining professional software development experience.
  • Help your team meet its commitments through collaborative efforts on planning, designing and coding using any of the following: C# (client and .NET Core on Linux), Java, GO, Python, JavaScript and more.
  • Suggest new ideas and new ways of development as part of an overall environment of constant improvement.

Your background

  • This is an advanced internship and we are seeking rising undergrad seniors and graduate level students of any science, engineering or math program
  • Knowledge/experience in any of the following: C# (client or .NET Core Linux), Java, GO, Python, JavaScript.
  • Good analytical and communication skills.
  • Familiar with Scrum development process and bonus points for experience with additional alternative agile processes.
  • Written and spoken English is professional, clear and understood by others the first time.
  • Experience with the following:
  • ReactJS, React Native, JavaScript charting and mappings, Objective C, Swift, Android Java, Web sockets and Push Notification, GIT, Gerrit, JIRA, Github
  • Cloud: Azure and AWS, DevOps experience, Linux/Unix-based development and Configuration Management
  • Familiar with automated testing principles and experience in building automated tests (using tools such as Jenkins).

More about us

Bring your very own sense of pride and purpose as you help us drive forward the Fourth Industrial Revolution – creating a sustainable future for our planet, and your career. Join ABB and harness the power of our diverse global network, as you collaborate with and learn from our world-class teams. Above all, challenge yourself every day. Let’s write the future, together.

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABB

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