Intern – R&D

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Helping asset-intensive industries improve their operational excellence while achieving sustainability goals.

AspenTech is a global software leader helping industries meet the increasing demand for resources from a rapidly growing population in a profitable and sustainable manner. Our Digital Grid Management software suite, including AspenTech OSI products, helps power and utilities companies achieve superior real-time control, optimization and management for exceptional performance of complex energy networks.

The Role

You will spend the summer working on a project related to the focus of your designated team. At the end of the term, you will present your final project to senior leadership to demonstrate what you learned and how you helped the team meet a related goal of the department. Your work matters – every project completed by interns has been thoughtfully crafted by the team to give students an opportunity to apply their learnings in a real-world work environment.

Summer Internship Cohort

You will be assigned to team and project; in addition, you will be one of many summer interns which gives us a unique opportunity to further expand on your professional development while at AspenTech. Cohort members will have additional opportunities to share and learn from each other’s internship experiences, network with OSI employees and learn about different areas within the business. In this three-month Summer Intern position, you will work on projects such as the following:

Your Impact

  • Develop rich client applications that allow our customers to visualize the power grid. These solutions leverage advanced tools like OpenGL and webGL to enable powerful 3D visualizations.
  • Develop web applications enabling our customers to analyze outages, predict future conditions, and monitor complex systems. These applications leverage frameworks like Angular to power responsive web applications.
  • Develop mobile applications for field crews and executives to monitor KPIs and respond to business demands.
  • Develop ‘Big Data’ applications leveraging databases like Cassandra and mongoDB to drive business intelligence in the control center.
  • Develop applications to predict load or renewable generation using the latest in machine learning.

What You’ll Need

  • Currently enrolled for Bachelor’s in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field.
  • Proficiency with one or more of the following languages:  C, C++, Java, Python, JavaScript, etc.
  • Networking knowledge and protocols (TCP/IP, UDP, DNS, XMPP, HTTP, MSRP, XCAP, SOAP, REST, DNP, etc.)
  • Familiar with platform independent tools and libraries.
  • Knowledge of numerical methods and simulation of physical processes.

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