Engineering Internship-Software (Summer 2020)

    • Job Tracking ID: RTL:19-032
    • Job Location: Colorado Springs, CO
    • Job Level: Student/Internship
    • Level of Education: High School/GED
    • Job Type: Internship
    • Date Updated: 12/02/2019
    • Years of Experience: College
    • Radford Job Code: 05161-05166
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Job Description

Kratos is a leader in assured aerospace communication solutions and services. We are cutting-edge innovators and creative problem solvers working collaboratively to solve our customers toughest challenges. We are a trusted partner—driven by doing the right thing and achieving maximum success for our customers, our partners and ourselves.  

Kratos is valued for our ability to design and deliver leading edge, resilient solutions for aerospace communication, control, awareness and mission success across a continuum of offerings—from commercial to tailored custom solutions and integrated programs. Customers trust us to stay relevant and know we are in it for the long-haul. We bring both the capability and confidence that our customers value and depend on. And, we always deliver.

At Kratos, we encourage an entrepreneurial spirit balanced with fiscal and operational discipline. We work hard, we solve hard problems, and we look out for and take care of our customers, each other and our families. Protecting and enabling our nation and global customers through innovative aerospace solutions is what motivates us. We continually build trusted relationships with our peers, our partners and customers, and we take ownership for our actions—always doing the right thing.


We look forward to the attraction of open, honest, caring and fun individuals that want to bring their diverse backgrounds, perspectives and skills to help us continue to build a great company... for each other. Kratos has offices in Colorado Springs and Denver, is looking for engineering students who would like to work on challenging technical problems for our Internship program.  Interns will have the opportunity to work with experienced engineers using the latest state-of-the-art technology! Kratos Interns work on customer projects, creating solutions that will be used in real world applications.
The qualified intern will work with our Software Engineering Team in our Satellite Ground Systems (SGS) Business Segment to develop and test software applications including: web-based graphical user interfaces, Real Time Signal Processing, Virtualized Data Processing Systems, and Data Integration and Analysis tools! You will also have the opportunity to perform system design, code development in C++, Python or Java and a variety of other challenging tasks. In addition, interns will be given the chance to demonstrate written and verbal communication skills. This position is located in Colorado Springs, CO or Denver, CO.

Experience and Skills

Required Experience:

- Coursework towards BSCS/MSCS (or related engineering major), with strong GPA.

- Experience in Object Oriented software design or Web-based graphical user interface design and implementation or Enterprise Level Software Development, Programming with one of: C++, Java, Python.

- Experience creating and delivering complex technical presentations.

- Communication theory knowledge a plus.


U.S. Citizenship is required.

Kratos offers challenging work, an excellent environment, & great benefits! Qualified applicants apply on-line at EOE M/F/D/V Please, no phone calls, agencies or recruiters.

Kratos is proud to be a diversity-minded, affirmative-action employer that prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind.  We are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and strongly encourage minorities, women, veterans and the disabled to apply and disclose their status.