Harris is an international communications and information technology company serving government and commercial markets in more than 125 countries. Headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, the company has approximately $5.5 billion of annual revenue and about 15,000 employees — including 6,000 engineers and scientists. Harris is dedicated to developing best-in-class assured communications® products, systems, and services. Additional information about Harris Corporation can be found at www.harris.com.
Having the opportunity to work in a professional environment while still in school is a great way to confirm your career choices. At Harris, your internship will be unique! It is your opportunity to think beyond the classroom, explore our culture, connect with thought leaders, meet new friends, take pride in the projects you complete, and put your future career path into overdrive.
In addition to professional experiences in an innovative company, we offer our interns the following benefits:
• Competitive pay, including ‘paid holidays’ when relevant
• Relocation and/or housing assistance for eligible students
• Career development resources
• Participation in Harris' Employee Resource Groups
• Challenging work assignments in leading-edge technology and services operations
• A variety of social and professional networking activities, which may include orientation and kick-off events, mentoring opportunities, various learning and development sessions and more
Summer internship locations include Melbourne, FL, Rochester, NY and Lynchburg, VA. The duration for a summer internship at Harris is typically 10-12 weeks long during the summer months. At our Rochester, NY and Lynchburg, VA locations, Harris offers cooperative education opportunities, or co-ops
Harris pays interns a competitive salary based on their major, the job description and the intern’s year in school. Interns are also eligible for relocation assistance, housing assistance, and several social and business-related events.
For college level internships we typically look for rising sophomores, juniors, seniors, and graduate students at accredited 4-year and 5-year U.S. colleges and universities for the following types of positions:
As a candidate under consideration, you will need to demonstrate a high level of academic achievement, including a GPA of 3.0 or higher
Work assignments typically begin in May/June and end in August/September.
Be prepared to learn, engage as part of the team and have ‘more fun than you can shake a pocket protector at’
1025 W. Nasa Blvd
Melbourne, FL 32919
Number of Interns: 51 to 100
Duration: 3 to 6 months
Academic Level: College Freshmen, College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Graduate Students, Business School Students, Law School Students