Intern - Software Engineer - Summer 2019

Xylem - Auburn, NY (30+ days ago)3.6

Xylem (XYL) is a leading global water technology company committed to developing innovative technology solutions to the world’s water challenges. The Company’s products and services move, treat, analyze, monitor and return water to the environment in public utility, industrial, residential and commercial building services settings. Xylem also provides a leading portfolio of smart metering, network technologies and advanced infrastructure analytics solutions for water, electric and gas utilities. The Company’s more than 16,500 employees bring broad applications expertise with a strong focus on identifying comprehensive, sustainable solutions. Headquartered in Rye Brook, New York with 2017 revenue of $4.7 billion, Xylem does business in more than 150 countries through a number of market-leading product brands.

The name Xylem is derived from classical Greek and is the tissue that transports water in plants, highlighting the engineering efficiency of our water-centric business by linking it with the best water transportation of all – that which occurs in nature. For more information, please visit us at

The Role: Xylem is seeking Intern Candidates with a Software Engineering background to join our team. As a member of the Software Engineering Team, the incumbent will design, develop and test Java software applications. The successful candidate will have demonstrated the ability to succeed in a fast paced, fluid environment, while ensuring that project initiatives are met. If you are excited and passionate to work on state-of-the art technology trends: SaaS, data aggregation and big data analytics, we want to hear from you!

Essential Duties/Principal Responsibilities:
Desire to build game-changing software applications and analytics tools
Take great personal pride in building robust software
Strong sense of ownership and drive
Passionate about applications, analytics, storage and distributed systems
Enjoy working in a fast-paced agile environment using Scrum
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong customer focus
Minimum Qualifications: Education, Experience, Skills, Abilities, License/Certification:

Attending an accredited University studying toward a Bachelors of Science degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
Minimum GPA of 3.0
Exposure to object-oriented design and coding languages such as Java, and/or C++, preferably on a Linux platform developing Systems software
Exposure to data structures and algorithms
Ability to work collaboratively within a team environment of engineers to meet aggressive goals and high quality standards
Demonstrated experience working with cross functional teams

Preferred Qualifications:
Have experience with online distributed systems and platform infrastructure design and implementation
Have experience in data analytics using Hadoop, Pig or Hive
Have experience in databases, analytics, big data systems or business intelligence products
Experience with Agile (SCRUM, RUP, XP), OO modeling, web services, Linux, middleware, database and data mining systems

Additional Information:
Physical Demands

Regularly required to sit or stand, reach, bend and move about the facility
Work Environment

Office: Standard office equipment; work usually performed in an office setting free from any disagreeable elements.
Standard weekly job hours: 40 hours
EOE including disability and veteran