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Company: Flex
Location: Kanata, ON, Canada
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Technology, Software, IT, Electronics


Job Description

The Software Engineering Co-Op will be based in Ottawa, Canada. The coop will work on challenging projects in support of real-time business issues, to develop skills and experiences.

We are looking for someone who demonstrates:

  • Intense collaboration
  • Passionate customer focus
  • Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
  • Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
  • Relentless drive to win

Here is a glimpse of what you'll do…

  • Support software engineers in new product development activities
  • Participate in all stages of the software development lifecycle with the opportunity to write, test, and validate code on a variety of projects
  • Test and debug circuit boards
  • Perform regression testing
  • Other tasks as needed

Here is some of what you'll need (required)…

  • Current enrollment in a post-secondary Software Engineering program or related
  • Basic understanding of Linux (C, C++, uboot, kernel and user space development)
  • Basic knowledge in interface development
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong communication skills and ability to intensively collaborate
  • Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement and innovation
  • Some experience in embedded software development: board bring up, ​low level drivers/APIs, development of architectures
  • Interest in various software development models
  • Working experience with VMware and/or Virtual Box
  • An appetite for learning new technologies
  • A passionate focus on customer needs
  • A relentless drive to win

Here are a few of our preferred experiences…

  • Strong organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong verbal, presentation and written communication skills
  • Ability to work cross-functionally with other teams and groups
  • Self-motivated, high energy and strong time management skills
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and team orientation
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to take lead and drive for results

Here is some of what you'll gain…

  • Hands-on, real world experience you can put on your resume
  • The ability to establish priorities and work without supervision while making strategic decisions through critical thinking
  • Transferable analytical report writing and problem-solving skills
  • Leadership, direct training and mentoring experience
  • An extensive network of business and engineering professionals
  • Insight into how one of the largest Electronics Manufacturer in the world innovates to success
Job Category InternFlex does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. Flex is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Flex does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices based on: age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, pregnancy status or any other status protected by law. Flex provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request to express interest in a position by e-mailing: accesibility@flextronics.com. Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within Flex will be reviewed at the e-mail address. Flex will contact you if it is determined that your background is a match to the required skills required for this position. Thank you for considering a career with Flex.

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