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Summer Internship 2023 - Software Engineer - Test Engineering Job

Date: Mar 18, 2023

Location: Mount Vernon, WA, US, 98273-9671

Company: PACCAR

Requisition Summary


The PACCAR Summer Internship Program provides an opportunity to learn about PACCAR through a work assignment in the Global Engine team. Each intern will be integrated into division and department meetings, activities and events to ensure an understanding of PACCAR and our truck brands Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF. You will have the opportunity to make a meaningful contribution to our dynamic organization, while enhancing your resume.  At the end of your internship, you have the opportunity to present your accomplishments to your fellow interns and senior management. PACCAR interns have a great deal of visibility within our company. Don’t miss out on an exciting opportunity!


The Paccar Technical Center is a state-of-the-art facility dedicated to the development and validation of emerging technologies such as vehicle electrification and autonomous driving systems. The Paccar Technical Center is located in scenic Mt. Vernon, Washington north of Seattle and south of Vancouver, British Columbia. 

Job Functions / Responsibilities


The PACCAR Global Engine team is looking for a driven Intern to support the development of data analytic solutions within in the Test Engineering department. This position will have an opportunity to utilize a variety of technologies along with core engineering and computer science fundamentals to test and develop solutions that provide highly generic, robust, and streamlined software solutions to multiple departments and divisions within PACCAR


  • ​​​​​​​Develop robust software to assist with data archival, analysis, and reporting utilizing a variety of technologies
  • Develop, maintain and test applications that support processes for data analysis, software release, software configuration management, hardware-in-the-loop simulation, and rapid controls prototyping activities
  • Improve existing documentation and write new documentation
  • Establish and document processes governing development activities



  • Strong attention to detail, a passion to solve problems and develop robust solutions
  • Experience with MATLAB, Simulink, Python, Java, C, C++, C#, embedded software development a plus
  • Database development experience a plus
  • The ability to work in a lean setting
  • Ability to work within multiple stages of the software development life cycle a plus



Pursuing Bachelor’s candidate in Computer Science/Computer Engineering/Electrical Engineering



Undergraduate Students: $25.00/hour
Graduate Students: $30.00/hour


  • ​​​​​​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 accounts (HSA)
  • 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

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