Research Engineer (Summer)

COMPANY:  Raven Applied Technology Div

Scottsdale, AZ, US, 85257

STATUS:  Nonexempt
REQ ID:  34402


At Raven, we help farmers serve the world. This purpose guides the work and passion of our team members, who operate at the intersection of agriculture, technology, and innovation. For over 65 years, we’ve dedicated ourselves to learning more so we can grow as individuals and as a team. Today, we are united by our mission to develop a better and more sustainable planet for each of us. 



The  Research Engineering intern will work 40 hours per week during the summer with possible part-time hours during the fall semester.  The research engineering intern will be responsible for research projects including development, technology evalution, and processes in response to an assigned goal or to solve a specific problem.



  • Provide periodic updates to managers and peers on assigned project status
  • Work closely with assigned mentor to a successful completion of internship/Co-op
  • Work on complex algorithms that impact the success of current or future products
  • Research, write, develop, test, and evaluate software programs
  • Work with teams to facilitate deployment related to software programs
  • Create and update documentation for designs, and all phases of the project
  • Work with external customers to troubleshoot and solve problems
  • Determine purpose, application, and feasibility of new or enhancement of existing software
  • May provide or assist with training needs as it relates to new or existing software
  • Keep abreast of new developments in the fields of engineering design, methods, and applications
  • May be called upon to perform comparable duties of a similar or related nature and/or assist in other areas as needed
  • Has knowledge and skills in the engineering discipline
  • Uses prescribed techniques and procedures within established criteria
  • Performs technical work that does not require previous experience
  • Works independently, as well as with a team
  • Work is performed under supervision



  • Senior or Masters level standing with a focus on controls and signal processing
  • SQL
  • Python
  • FMIS
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and tasks simultaneously without close supervision
  • Ability to work with high level of confidentiality
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
  • Ability to use a computer and software as defined necessary for the internship
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with team member


Not all benefits are created equal, but we’ve got you covered. Raven not only offers a wide range of benefits that encourage wellness and preventative care, but we also provide the right tools and programs to help you achieve it.  Our benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, company-paid life and disability insurance and 401k.   We offer workplace flexibility policies to promote work/life balance in addition to paid time off (PTO) benefit.  Team Members can also take advantage of additional benefit programs such as education assistance, our onsite fitness center or fitness center reimbursement, employee assistance program (EAP) and much more.


Raven is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.



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