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Summer Internship Program
The Ericsson Summer Internship Program allows students from various disciplines to gain real world work experience with cutting edge technologies. The program's focus is on developing skills in an open, diverse environment that encourages personal and professional growth.

As the tech firm that created the mobile world, and with more than 54,000 patents to its name, Ericsson made it its business to make a mark. When joining the team at Ericsson you are empowered to learn, lead and perform at your best, shaping the future of technology. This is a place where you're welcomed as your own perfectly unique self, and celebrated for the skills, talent, and perspective you bring to the team.

Ericsson's 10-14 week paid summer internships cover undergrad, MBA, and PhD students; begin in either May or June, and allow students to:

  • Gain meaningful work experience in their field of study
  • Grow as a professional with mentorship from senior level professionals
  • Build their network through team assignments, social events, and volunteer opportunities
  • Be considered for a full-time opportunity upon successful completion of their internship.

Interns at Ericsson enjoy:

  • 1:1 Mentorship ​
  • Intern Specific Events & Projects​
  • Career Development
  • Peer & Senior Level Networking​
  • Participation in Employee Resource Groups

Ericsson has several opportunities available for our summer internship program.

In the Data Science areas, the competencies sought in a successful intern include:

Computer Science, Statistics, Economics, Mathematics, or similar quantitative discipline
Coding skills (such as Python, Java, or Scala)
Analytics tools experience (such as Pandas, R, SPSS, SQL, or Hadoop)
Experience performing analysis with large datasets

For the Engineering Internships, the competencies sought include:

Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Telecom Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or similar discipline
Computer Science, Technical Telecom, Electronics, or Computer Science Engineering experience
Technical understanding of: Cloud, Virtualization and IP
Exposure to Linux system
Coding skills (such as Python, Java, or Scala)

For the Operations & Service Delivery Internships, the competencies sought include:

Operations, Information Technology, Business, Computer Science majors
Knowledge of Lean methodologies, Data & Analytics, or Machine Learning preferred
Experience with various technologies Sales and support experience

In Ericsson's internship roles you will need:

  • 3.0+ GPA​
  • Currently pursuing an undergraduate, Master’s, or PhD on a full-time basis at a 4-year college or university​
  • Be available to work 40 hours per week during the summer​
  • Have at least 1 semester left (post-internship)​
  • Major experience, or demonstrable interest in the position you apply for
  • Excellent communication as well as intercultural skills
  • Open-minded and motivated to work in multicultural team
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Strong customer service orientation

Program Overview
Number of Interns: 51 to 100
Compensation/Benefits: Paid
Duration: 6 to 12 weeks
Hours: Full-time
Academic Level: High School Students, College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Graduate Students, Business School Students, Law School Students
Degree Track: Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Juris Doctor, Master of Arts, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science, Doctor of Philosophy
Minimum GPA Preferred: 3.00-3.49

National (US)

Application Process

  • Apply online (Sept-April)
  • If selected: A recruiter contacts you via email or phone
  • If selected: Hiring manager interview
  • If selected: Offer extended
  • Start Internship (May or June – depending on your school)

Application Deadline: Applications are accepted on a rolling basis thru April.

Philip Witcher
6300 Legacy Drive
Plano, 75024-3607

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