Electrical Engineering Intern
August, December
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Redmond, WA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Operating Systems
Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Design
  • Current enrollment in college (Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Math, or related field)
  • Proficiency in at least one programming language (e.g., Python, C, C++, R, etc.) or hardware description language (e.g., Verilog, VHDL)
  • First or second year circuits classes and knowledge of electrical engineering fundamentals
  • Curiosity and passion for electrical engineering and technology with the ability to learn and take instruction
  • Experience with one or more of the following: analog circuits, mixed-signal designs, embedded programming, RF, power electronics, or optical systems development
  • Experience in team-based design and build projects (e.g., Formula SAE, Solar Car, CubeSat, Rover Challenge, etc.)
  • Experience with analog small-signal circuit design (filters, op-amp circuits, signal conditioning) and/or power electronics designs: regulators, load drivers, supply filters, protection circuitry
  • Familiarity with RF analysis tools, such as AWR and HFSS
  • Familiarity with machining tools including milling machines, lathes, and CNC equipment
  • CAD software design experience for PCB and/or mechanical designs, such as Altium Designer, KiCad, Cadence, PADS, EAGLE, etc
  • Experience with circuit simulation using LTspice, Pspice, or similar programs
  • Experience in soldering and crimping for complex systems
  • Experience with Linux operating systems
  • Applicant must be willing to work 40 hours a week on-site in Redmond, Washington, USA
  • Applicant must be eligible to work on ITAR projects
  • Job Type: Full-time (Salary)
  • To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide sponsorship at this time
  • Report to a mentor who will be responsible for candidate feedback and learning- mentors will also assign tasks and projects to work closely with the teams
  • Perform electrical prototyping, schematic capture, PCB layout, and general electrical engineering work
  • Use electrical test equipment to make measurements and troubleshoot boards
  • Gain exposure to electronic assembly, PCB soldering, and wire harness assembly
  • Program microcontrollers or FPGAs and test software applications
Second Order Effects

51-200 employees

Engineering consulting
Company Overview
Second Order Effects (SOE) is an engineering consultancy that transforms uncertainty into fully functional hardware and software. We work on projects at various stages of development and scope; we perform analysis, build prototypes, and take products to market. Our cross-disciplinary team solves critical problems across numerous industries, including automotive, aerospace, consumer electronics, industrial automation, biomedical, green energy, and marine. Our designs control rocket engines, manage satellite communications, generate safety-overrides for self-driving cars, and are enjoyed by consumers around the world.
  • Competitive compensation + equity incentive plan
  • 100% employer-paid health insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision) for employees + 50% dependent coverage
  • Flexible paid time off policy + 11 paid holidays + 12 paid sick days
  • 401(k) retirement account and employer matching (Safe Harbor 4%)
  • Hybrid working arrangements
  • Paid parental leave
  • Relocation assistance available if 50+ miles away from the office
  • Electric Vehicle (EV) charging ports
  • Casual dress code
  • Daily catered lunches, snacks, and accessible kitchen
Company Core Values
  • Prioritize others
  • Build the right thing
  • Surpass yourself
  • Play the long game
  • Exhaust all possibilities
  • Welcome difficulty
  • No designer couches
  • No weapons