DESCRIPTION This unique opportunity is open to juniors, seniors, and graduate students pursuing a career in software development. This internship opportunity will provide the applicant entry-level software development experience with progressive responsibility and experience. The work, in software development, web development, database development/support, SharePoint database development, or maintaining/enhancing user interfaces, will be hands-on support of the various missions at the EROS (Earth Resources Observation and Science) Center (http://eros.usgs.gov/), located near Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The Software Developer intern(s) will be assigned a mentor. The Software Developer interns will telecommute from campus with travel to the EROS Center as their schedule permits and as the project requires. It is expected that the selected interns will work on site at EROS during school breaks, and/or during the summer months. This position holds potential for full-time employment upon graduation, pending project funding. Core Responsibilities: The Resident Software Developer Intern is responsible for designing and implementing tasks required in the development of software products * Communicate and coordinate activities and technical status with your mentor, supervisor, Project Lead, and other Project team members, as appropriate * Ensure all software activities are conducted in accordance with the Software Development/Maintenance Plan (SDP/SMP) and processes * Provide support for software planning including software requirements definition, activity identification, and estimating * Perform and document preliminary and detailed design of components making up a software product * Perform code development for assigned tasks * Develop and conduct unit testing * Document the testing effort through generation of test plans, procedures, and reports * Capture software metrics * Submit, analyze, and manage configuration change requests in accordance with established Configuration Management (CM) processes * Ensure proper process is followed and documentation is properly maintained * Participate in peer reviews Education: Working towards a Bachelor s degree in Computer Science, Math, or equivalent and graduating in 2019 or 2020. Experience: 0-2 year s related experience in software development is desired. Experience with image processing systems and satellite ground systems are a plus. Required Skills: * Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills * Ability to work independently as well as part of a team * Basic software engineering methodology knowledge * Perl knowledge * Python knowledge * C/C++ or equivalent software knowledge * Relational database knowledge * Unix/Linux experienceThis position may be filled by a SGT teammate on the TSSC Contract. Please apply on line.SGT is an equal opportunity employer. EOE/m/f/disabled/veteran. The Equal Employment Opportunity Policy of the SGT is to provide a fair and equal employment opportunity for all employees and job applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. SGT hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled. SGT believes that employees should be provided with a working environment which enables them to be productive and to work to the best of his or her ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. We expect and require the cooperation of all employees in maintaining a discrimination and harassment-free atmosphere.Employer's Job# otQs8fwDPlease visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.