Fall / Spring Computer Science Co-Op

Magna-Power ElectronicsFlemington, NJ
Paid Internship

7 months ago


Job Title

Fall / Spring Computer Science Co-Op

Job Location

Flemington, New Jersey

Job Overview

Magna-Power Electronics, a globally recognized electronics manufacturer, is seeking a full-time Fall / Spring Computer Science Co-Op to contribute to our diverse range of code bases. As a recipient of prestigious industry awards, including the 2020 NJ Top Workplace, 2021 Great Places to Work™, and 2022 Hunterdon County Business of the Year, Magna-Power offers an exceptional opportunity for professional growth and development. Join us in addressing cutting-edge applications such as electric vehicle powertrain development, semiconductor fabrication, particle accelerators, national defense, and groundbreaking energy research.

Magna-Power is a vertically integrated manufacturer that leverages software-directed workflows to produce sophisticated electronic products. With over 10,000 product combinations, we rely on custom software to manage materials, automate manufacturing processes, validate firmware, and more. Additionally, we develop customer-facing software, enabling real-time quoting, diagnostic GUIs, firmware updates, and control functionalities. Embrace an invigorating work environment brimming with opportunities to expand your skillset.

Co-Ops at Magna-Power work closely with seasoned programmers and engineers, benefitting from their guidance and mentorship. Each line of code is meticulously reviewed before release to manufacturing. As a Co-Op, you will be assigned a significant project while supporting concurrent side projects. Explore our website at https://magna-power.com/company/careers to witness the impactful projects accomplished by past interns/Co-Ops.


The compensation details will be discussed during the interview process.


  • Collaborate with a team of professionals to develop and enhance software functionalities
  • Assist in the creation and maintenance of software that supports materials management, manufacturing, and validation processes
  • Contribute to the development of customer-facing software, such as GUIs and diagnostic tools
  • Engage in software testing and debugging procedures
  • Learn and utilize modern development tools, including SVN, GIT, and Issue Tracking systems
  • Work with both Linux and Windows Operating Systems
  • Develop proficiency in computer communication protocols, such as TCP/IP and Serial


  • Passion for problem-solving and a strong desire to expand knowledge
  • High proficiency in either Python or JavaScript
  • Familiarity with SQL, particularly PostgreSQL and SQLite
  • Experience with collaboration tools, including SVN, GIT, and Issue Tracking systems
  • Knowledge of Linux and Windows Operating Systems
  • Familiarity with computer communication protocols, such as TCP/IP and Serial
  • Ability to quickly adapt and learn new tools, frameworks, and programming languages
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

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People who completed this type of internship end up in the following types of jobs

Top majors

That get hired for this type of internship

  • Computer Science21%

  • Electrical And Electronics Engineering11%

  • Computer Engineering10%

  • Management Science6%

  • Mechanical Engineering5%

  • 290 other majors44%

People who did this kind of internship end up at the following companies

  • Microsoft
  • Intel Corporation
  • IBM
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Google
Typical benefits offered for paid internships

(National average offered by employers)



Relocation Assistance




Housing Assistance

(avg. $2,892)




Travel Stipend

(avg. $978)




Tuition Reimbursement




Medical Insurance




401(k) Company Match




Paid Holidays


Average internship hourly pay

For Mideast region


Typical pay range:

$15.66 - $20.14

Estimated Monthly Living Expenses

For Flemington, NJ | $5,639/mo

  • Housing/Rent$3,481

  • Miscellaneous$1,007

  • Food$505

  • Utilities$328

  • Transportation$318


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