Olathe, KS, United States
Software Engineer Intern (Big Data) - Summer 2019','19000A1','!*!As a leading worldwide provider of navigation devices and wearable technology, our focus is on developing, designing and supporting superior products. Our advanced technology promotes performance, safety and ease of use in every market we serve. That makes us an engineering and technology company with a keen focus on recruiting talent in those fields. But the same vertical integration business model that keeps all design and manufacturing processes in-house also gives us the incentive to hire top performers from different backgrounds, including operations, finance and accounting, information technology, sales, marketing and communications.Forget special projects for newbies, our software engineering interns work side-by-side with a mentor, making hands-on contributions to the world's top-selling GPS navigation and wireless communication products. We are looking for a Big Data Software Engineering Intern for our headquarters in the greater Kansas City area. In this role, you will be responsible for contributing to data development and operational stability of the Big Data ecosystems. In this role, you'll also be responsible for performing new product design and development and troubleshooting basic issue reports, evaluating technical cause and implementing software solutions. Other essential functions include:Understands foundational concepts of data development and operational proceduresConfigure and administer data servers and Hadoop componentsWorks with team to develop scalable, extensible solution architectures leveraging contemporary big-data technologies in an evolving operational frameworkParticipates in design, code, test, maintenance, enhance and decommission phases throughout software life cycle to contribute technical expertise and to identify issuesParticipate in and help guide research POCs, including design, coding, and performance and efficacy measurement. ','!*!Qualified candidates for this role will have completed coursework in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or a field relevant to perform the essential functions of this job description with a minimum cumulative GPA greater than or equal to 3.0. Other requirements include:Outstanding academics with the demonstrated ability to apply learned knowledgeExposure to or foundational knowledge of Hadoop and SparkExposure to SQL Sever, Linux, and DatabasesDemonstrated ability to implement new technologies effectivelyDemonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills in a small team settingConsistently demonstrates quality and effectiveness in work documentation and organizationA cumulative GPA greater than or equal to 3.5 and previous experience working in a team environment is highly preferred!As part of our ongoing commitment to helping associates maintain a healthy balance between work and life, we sponsor company-wide and individual wellness initiatives, as well as world-class sporting events -- and even some of the participating athletes. In each of the communities in which we do business, Garmin has a strong philanthropic and civic presence. Our associates benefit from these connections in many ways, including through discounts on products and services, opportunities to attend sponsored events, and even help with work-life initiatives, such as pilot certification and adoption assistance. Garmin International is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran’s status, age or disability. ','Engineering','US-KS-Olathe','','Consumer Engineering','Full-time','Exempt','Software Engineer Intern (Big Data) - Summer 2019
Website : http://www.garmin.com
Garmin is founded on the principles of innovation, convenience, performance, value, and service. Our co-founders Gary Burrell and Dr. Min Kao, display our innovative products in the lobby of our Olathe, Kansas, world headquarters. What began as a brainstorming session of a handful of engineers around a card table in 1989 has evolved into a worldwide collaborative effort of thousands of colleagues. Garmin’s goal, as it was then, remains simple: To create navigation and communication devices that can enrich our customers’ lives. Our innovative products span various areas of interest, including automotive, aviation, marine, fitness, outdoor recreation and wireless applications.