Summer Games 2019 Intern - SWE Conference in Montgomery, AL at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 10/21/2018

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Job Number: R0038383

Summer Games 2019 Intern - SWE Conference

Society of Women Engineers (WE18) Career Fair – Internship Opportunities

Imagine walking into work and knowing you were going to do something that matters. At Booz Allen, you won’t have to imagine—that’s a typical day around here. On our team, you’ll enhance the security, economic well-being, health, and safety of people at home and around the globe. We’re setting (and raising) the bar in analytics, consulting, Cyber, digital solutions, and engineering & science. We do it by finding the brightest minds and giving them a place to collaborate, take risks, and get even brighter.

Our focus on people isn’t corporate jargon: it’s essential to our success. It’s the reason Fortune, Forbes, Corporate Equality Index, and other organizations have consistently rated us a best place to work. And it’s how we’re going to leave the world better than we found it. Because products alone can’t create progress—but people can. And our people do.

At Booz Allen, we’re empowering people to change the world—starting with you.

You don’t have to wait until graduation to begin changing the world:

The Summer Games is an innovative internship program that attracts some of the nation’s best and brightest students. The goal is to develop a breakthrough idea or solution for one of our clients’ most pressing, complex, and multi-dimensional problems. This competitive and collaborative program attracts thousands of applicants for several hundred slots.

Simulating a real-world startup accelerator environment, the interns are divided into teams, each working on a different challenge. Throughout the Games, interns receive mentorship from senior leaders, collaborate and experiment in Booz Allen’s innovation ecosystem, solve problems using Booz Allen’s products and unique engagement models, and leverage the power of rapid prototyping. The summer culminates with a final Challenge Cup competition and presentation to senior leadership.

A past winner took the challenge of helping blind individuals navigate by using new technology, creating a functioning prototype and developing a business/market penetration plan. Teams have also helped develop an app that gives military commanders an easy way to track real-time and open-source information about developing situations such as sudden attacks, fighting human trafficking, and even tracking the spread of a disease worldwide.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with conducting research

-Ability to produce technical documentation and create design artifacts

-Ability to work independently and in teams

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-Scheduled to obtain a BA or BS degree in December 2019 or later

Additional Qualifications:

-Possession of excellent critical thinking and analytical skills

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

Clearance: 
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Application Instructions:

Apply here to engage with recruiters and hiring managers at the WE18 Conference. Please note that if you are invited to interview, you will be directed to a specific requisition and you must complete an application before the interview. Full-time positions may be located in the DC, VA, MD area or other key Booz Allen locations throughout the nation.

We’re an EOE that empowers our people—no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status—to fearlessly drive change.

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