Intern, Software Test Engineering more...
Location:Milwaukee, WI
Company:Rockwell Automation
First posted:August 30, 2017

Position Summary:

  We are looking for energetic engineering students who want to develop their career in the Software Test Engineering function and be part of a collaborative team that loves innovation. Test engineering is a challenging field that spans multiple disciplines and touches every product. Start dates available in Fall 2017 as well as January 2018.

As an intern you are an essential part of the team and work hand in hand with engineers. A senior-level mentor will be assigned to support your professional growth and to ease the transition into the professional work environment.

If you want to become well versed in proven test engineering and automation techniques and become comfortable in a professional environment then this is the place for you.

Our goal is to prepare students to compete for an entry-level test position upon graduation.

Essential Functions

  • Works with software, firmware, hardware, and/or process engineers while learning about and executing software product testing.
  • Performs entry-level software testing functions including, but not limited to, test design, execution, automation, and anomaly reporting.
  • Assures that developed products meet requirements and are within total quality management standards.
  • Will be exposed to a variety of testing methodologies and tools, including manual and automated test.
  • The ideal candidate will have strong communication skills, and exposure to software development or test methodologies.


Minimum Qualifications:
Minimum Qualifications: 

  • College sophomore level or above; studying computer science, computer engineering or software engineering at an accredited 4 year college or university.
  • Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
  • Basic knowledge of C++, C#, Java, Python, or other scripting languages
  • Basic knowledge of Object Oriented Design and Analysis (OOD/OOA). 
  • Legal Authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas for this job opening.


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Business Group:
Architecture and Software

Job Category:
Engineering and Technicians

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Work State/City:
Milwaukee - Wisconsin

Company Overview:
Rockwell Automation, the world's largest company dedicated to industrial automation, makes its customers more productive and the world more sustainable. Throughout the world, our flagship Allen-Bradley® and Rockwell Software® product brands are recognized for innovation and excellence.

When you choose Rockwell Automation, you join countless talented employees who have helped us establish our leadership position in the automation industry over the past century.

You join a diverse, inclusive and global community with a passion for innovation. A place where you can partner with great minds and inspiring people. And a corporation backed by the financial strength that drives growth - and career opportunities.

As much as we focus on our customers, we know our employees are key to our success and future. Helping you develop a rewarding career is a top priority. Because when you succeed, we succeed.

EEO Statement:
Rockwell Automation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

If you are an individual with a disability and you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process, email our Talent Acquisition representative at (see application details).

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