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IoT Bluetooth Developer Intern

internships | Palo Alto, CA | Full Time

Job Description

MS or Ph.D student intern skilled in Bluetooth firmware and mobile application development for Android and iOS

About the Job

The cyber physical security systems area is looking for an enthusiastic and talented IoT/Bluetooth developer intern. The ideal candidate will have experience with Bluetooth 4.x (including Bluetooth low-energy) firmware and mobile application development for Android and iOS. Previous experience in Raspberry Pi (RPI) projects will be preferable.

The candidate will implement and develop easy-to-use Apps for IOS and Android that interfaces with Bluetooth 4.x (BLE) modules on a RPI3 board.

Familiarity / Experience with one or more of the following topics is highly desirable:

•    BLE APIs on both Android and IOS

•    Experience with Bluetooth / BLE protocols

•    BLE hardware chipsets (BCM43438/CYW4348 series)

•    Linux and the Raspberry-Pi ecosystem

•    Shell scripting skills (Python, sh / bash)

•    Ability to develop in multiple languages and libraries, including some of these: C/C++, Objective-C, Java, Javascript, Node.js

•    Understanding of IoT Security

•    Understanding of cloud API technologies: REST, OAuth, JSON is a plus

•    Understanding of networking technologies e.g. TCP/IP, UDP, MAC addresses, IP packets, DNS

The candidate should have a bachelor’s or masters’ degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related field.   

For more information on the PARC internship program visit


(intern benefits include 401K, Relocation and Holidays)

About PARC

PARC, a Xerox company, is in the Business of Breakthroughs®. Practicing open innovation, we provide custom R&D services, technology, expertise, best practices, and intellectual property to Fortune 500 and Global 1000 companies, startups, and government agencies and partners. We create new business options, accelerate time to market, augment internal capabilities, and reduce risk for our clients.

Since its inception, PARC has pioneered many technology platforms – from the Ethernet and laser printing to the GUI and ubiquitous computing – and has enabled the creation of many industries. Incorporated as an independent, wholly owned subsidiary of Xerox in 2002, PARC today continues the research that enables breakthroughs for our clients' businesses.

PARC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion or  belief, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, military/veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical or mental disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws.  People with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation to apply or compete for employment with PARC should contact PARC Human Resources.