Software Developer Intern Fall 2023 Job

Date: May 16, 2023

Location: Columbus, MS, US, 39701

Company: PACCAR

Company Information

PACCAR is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905. PACCAR Inc is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields with internationally recognized brands such as Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF trucks. PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of premium light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates and also provides customized financial services, information technology and truck parts related to its principal business.

Whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services, you can develop the career you desire with PACCAR. Get started!




PACCAR Engine Company in Columbus, Mississippi produces the best-in-class, state-of-the-art MX engines that power Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF trucks. PACCAR MX engines bring a new level of innovation through quality, exceptional reliability, and proven performance. In more than 50 years, PACCAR has delivered over one million engines globally, providing innovative solutions and an unwavering commitment to superior performance. Join our best-in-class team today through the following opportunity:

Requisition Summary

PACCAR Engine Company has an immediate opening for a Software Developer Intern in Columbus, MS

Job Functions / Responsibilities

This is an opportunity in a fast paced dynamic work environment that will test and develop your analytical, technical, and problem solving abilities. This position will work with the on-site Software Engineers and global IT team to solve complex problems across multiple facets of the manufacturing environment.

Qualifications & Skills


The candidate we seek will be currently enrolled in a Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related Program and have completed at least their Sophomore year of College.


Minimum Qualifications:


  • 1+ year experience with programming languages (C#, C, C++, Python, Java, etc.)
  • 3 months experience with database design and scripting (SQL, Oracle, etc.)
  • Understanding of the SDLC.


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Knowledge of Agile Development
  • Knowledge of C#
  • Knowledge of SQL database design and scripting
  • Knowledge of web technologies (ASP.NET, PHP, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, etc.)
  • Knowledge of SOAP/REST web services
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Resourceful self-starter with a strong sense of urgency
  • Strong professionalism and communication skills
  • Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills



Additional PACCAR Website Information

 PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.

Additional Internal Information

 PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.


As a U.S. PACCAR intern, you have a full range of benefit options including:

 • Competitive salary and 401k with up to a 5% company match

 • Medical, dental, and vision plans for you and your family

• Flexible spending accounts (FSA) and health savings account (HSA)

 • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance

• EAP services including wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling and more

• Global Fortune 500 company with a wide array of growth, training, and development opportunities

• Work alongside experienced goal-oriented colleagues recognized as experts in their field


Additional Job Board Information

If you would like more information about what makes PACCAR an excellent place to work, please visit the PACCAR Career Site.


PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability. 

Additional Agency Information

 PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.

Nearest Major Market: Columbus Mississippi

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