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Engineering Intern


An Amazing Career Opportunity for an Engineering Intern! 

Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL

Job ID: 27812


Are you currently a junior or senior enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or similar? Are you located in or near Fort Lauderdale, FL with the ability to come to the office site 4-5 days a week? If so, then read on!


Who are we? 

HID powers the trusted identities of the world’s people, places, and things, allowing people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely.

We are a high-tech software company headquartered in Austin, TX, with over 4,000 worldwide employees. Check us out here: and 

HID’s Human Resource Department: 

HID Global is a leader in government security and strong authentication solutions.  We are currently seeking an enthusiastic and ambitious Engineering Intern to join our summer internship program for 16 weeks in Fort Lauderdale, FL. As an intern with us, you will gain hands-on experience while working alongside your dedicated mentor and building connections with various other team members. This intern could work on one or more of a variety of projects including software use interface design & enhancements, improvements to software test automation infrastructure, and more!

As our Engineering Intern, you’ll support HID’s success by: 


  • Collaborating with developers, test, and other full time engineering personnel
  • Understanding and clarifying software requirements
  • Developing test cases & product knowledge
  • Creating scripts, software tools, and potentially hardware tools to assist with automated product testing infrastructure
  • Executing manual and automated tests
  • Assisting with debugging and error case reproduction
  • Documenting product defects and test fixes


What we will love about your background: 


  • Course work involving software development, or other technology-related product development
  • Ability to clearly describe (verbally and written) technical information
  • Excellent problem solving, troubleshooting, and analysis skills
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal. 
  • Strict attention to detail
  • Ability to independently solve problems


Your Experience and Education include:        


  • Actively studying Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or similar for at least two years but no more than four years.
  • Experience with software development, computer programming, and basics of development environments
  • Experience with programming languages such as C, C++, C#, Java, etc.
  • Experience with distributed version control systems (such as Git)
  • Familiar with software development tools (IDEs)


Who you are as a Team Member:


  • Willingness to ‘roll up sleeves’ and dive deep into tactical work when necessary.
  • Strong team player and ability to work well with others.
  • You welcome opportunities to incorporate diversity into your work, including valuing different backgrounds, experiences and opinions. You also embrace creating and nurturing a culture of diversity, inclusion, and belonging.


Why apply?  


  • Empowerment: You’ll work as part of a global team in a flexible work environment, learning and enhancing your expertise. We welcome an opportunity to meet you and learn about your unique talents, skills, and experiences. You don’t need to check all the boxes. If you have most of the skills and experience, we want you to apply.
  • Innovation: You embrace challenges and want to drive change. We are open to ideas, including flexible work arrangements, job sharing or part-time job seekers. 
  • Integrity: You are results-orientated, reliable, and straightforward and value being treated accordingly. We want all our employees to be themselves, to feel appreciated and accepted.


HID is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.