Cambridge, Massachusetts

Who we are!
At Raytheon BBN Technologies we invent new science by applying radical cross-discipline techniques to tangible prototype systems to prove concept viability. This is especially evident in our Physical Systems and Sciences group, located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where scientists and engineers anticipate the future in very large and very small scale scientific systems that need to survive challenged operating environments.
We are seeking qualified and eager interns to become an integral part of this work. You will join a project team designing, analyzing, and prototyping innovative multi-domain system architectures. You will contribute to creating new algorithms and paradigms in critical areas such as positioning, navigation and timing, communication and networking, and detection and classification within extremely harsh or hostile environments. You will learn strategies for both free-form thinking and disciplined application. You will hone your oral and written presentation skills. You will work with extraordinarily skilled team members, from project leadership to fellow interns.

What will you need?

  • Student pursuing a BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related technical field
  • Deep and driving curiosity
  • Experience in design, simulation, analysis, and/or implementation
  • Experience programming in modern languages
  • Available to work 40 hours per week, summer 2021

Additional Skills that would be AWESOME

  • Experience with programming languages such as C, C++, or MATLAB
  • Experience with scripting languages (Python, bash, etc.)
  • Understanding of networking concepts and/or radio communications systems
  • Experience with signal processing fundamentals
  • Experience in a Linux environment
  • Experience with embedded system development
  • Ability to work in teams
  • Excellent written and verbal communications

This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Raytheon: Aspiring to be the most admired defense and aerospace systems company through our world-class people, innovation and technology

Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, security and civil markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 91 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems; as well as a broad range of mission support services.

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