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About Raytheon Company

Raytheon is a technology leader specializing in defense, homeland security and other government markets throughout the world. In 1922, two former college roommates, Laurence K. Marshall and Vannevar Bush, along with scientist Charles G. Smith, founded Raytheon Company in Cambridge, Mass. as the American Appliance Company. With a history of innovation, Raytheon provides state-of-theart electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing, effects, and command, control, communications and intelligence systems, as well as a broad range of mission support services. Raytheon employs over 75,000 professionals worldwide and boasted annual sales of $25 billion in 2009.

Interns work closely in teams with full-time professionals on a variety of projects, and the company looks to hire full-time employees from its intern pool. Participants can have flexible schedules and are eligible for paid time off.


Open to college sophomores, juniors and seniors with at least a 3.0 GPA, who are enrolled in an accredited university and majoring in one of the following areas: electrical, mechanical industrial, aerospace or systems engineering, computer science, finance, human resources, supply chain management/logistics, contracts or information technology. Due to security clearance requirements, applicants must be U.S. citizens.

Raytheon Company

Raytheon Company
University Programs
870 Winter Street
Waltham, MA 2451


Number of Interns: 101 or more
Compensation/Benefits: Paid
Duration: N/A
Academic Level: College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors