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Seagate Intern - Firmware - Summer 2022

Location:  Shakopee, MN, US

About our group:

Seagate’s Shakopee Design Center is hiring a Firmware/Software Intern in the Development team. This is an exciting opportunity to get involved with new product development, using Agile / SCRUM methodologies. The Firmware/Software Engineer will be responsible for developing and maintaining drive level embedded real time code, object oriented python code, and infrastructure tools driving engineering efficiency. This person will implement, debug and deploy code for new data storage products, used to manufacture quality products through the Test Process.

About the role - you will:

  • Design, Develop, Test, and Integrate new features into Hard Disc Drive (HDD) products.
  • Work closely with HDD firmware engineers to develop tools that will be instrumental in the code development life-cycle.
  • Get involved in challenging projects and gain exposure to software engineering best practices.
  • Participate in requirements gathering and be responsible for developing, debugging and deploying these tools.
Contribute to cross functional teams and present recommendations to the team.

About you:

  • Pursuing a BS or MS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or enrolled in related degree program and returning to university in the fall of 2022.
  • Proven proficiency in working with Python and C.
  • Willingness to take initiative.
  • Great written and verbal communication skills.


Our Shakopee campus is located 25 minutes southwest of Minneapolis in a setting with a rural vibe – it overlooks a horse racing track and stables, yet it has great entertainment venues close by as well. With wide-open spaces, the campus has plenty of space for running, biking, shooting some hoops or playing volleyball over lunch. If working out is your thing, the on-site fully equipped fitness center hosts wellness programs, tournaments and group workouts. Hungry? Seagate offers an on-site café with freshly sourced foods and specialty coffees, or if you prefer, drive to one of many restaurants just minutes away.

Other Important information:
United States Only - Seagate believes that vaccines are one of the most powerful tools to fight COVID-19 and maintain a safer workplace. Proof of a completed COVID-19 vaccination is required for all US-based employees of Seagate. This requirement applies to all employees and locations in the United States including those employees working remotely, consistent with the requirements under Executive Order 14042 for federal contractors/sub-contractors. Seagate will consider exceptions to this policy for medical or religious reasons on an individualized basis.
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