2023 Software Engineer Intern - Norfolk (IT Intern 4) - 8563 in Norfolk, VA at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 9/2/2022

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Job Description

Requisition Number: 8563 

Required Travel: 0 - 10% 

Employment Type: Part Time/Hourly/Non-Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40 

Security Clearance: Secret 

Level of Experience: Intern 

Job Description

Are you a mission driven individual who is looking for a meaningful career?  This isn't your average mission.  Join HII – Mission Technologies and make a difference by helping to create and maintain modeling and simulation training services and applications for our US Navy Fleet!

The Software Engineer Internship is a temporary position within HII – Mission Technologies which prepares a college student for entry into the workforce by providing emphasis on training and gathering experience related to a student's educational discipline and which is applicable to the business needs of the company. The position is for college students who are rising sophomores or juniors in their academic program.

What You Will Do

  • In support of assigned functional area, performs professional administrative work of an introductory nature gradually increasing in level of difficulty and responsibility.
  • Perform work that is pertinent to field study
  • May be required to help with research in a particular field for projects and other objectives.
  • Assists in arranging meetings, conferences, and project team activities.
  • Assists in answering questions and/or refers inquiry to appropriate person.
  • May support staff in assigned project-based work and/or manage minor administrative projects.
  • Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

What You Must Have

Must currently be enrolled as a student in an accredited public or private college or university and have more than 60% of required college credits completed. Preference for Software and Computer Engineering degrees.  Must hold and be able to maintain a 3.0 GPA while participating in this internship.


  • Familiarity with programming languages, for example C/C++, JAVA
  • Familiarity with Agile development methodologies
  • Familiarity with web development and architecture is a plus
  • Familiarity with Linux is a plus
  • Excellent writing, communication and listening skills.
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Must be diligent, hardworking and a fast learner.
  • Desires to gain professional experience and is eager to learn.


Must be able to obtain and maintain a US Secret clearance.  (Current Secret clearance preferred.  Clearance must be granted to begin employment).

This opportunity resides with Live, Virtual, Constructive Solutions, a business group within HII’s Mission Technologies division. As a trusted partner to our military customers, we design, develop and operate systems that bring together service members from across the globe to help you train like you fight, because we understand that preparation requires full coordination—not readiness in piece parts.

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII’s skilled workforce is 44,000 strong. For more information, please visit: hii.com.

HII is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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