Firmware Engineering Intern (Summer - 2024) Portsmouth, NH

Date: Nov 22, 2023

Location: Somersworth, NH, US, 03878

Company: Hubbell Incorporated

Corporate Overview
Hubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. Our founder, Harvey Hubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturing machinery during the industrial revolution. An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation of the first practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.

Program Overview


The Hubbell Summer Internship Program is a 12-week program providing students the opportunity to gain corporate experience, learn about all aspects of our business, and prepare students with the kind of experience needed to have a rewarding career at Hubbell.


Benefits of a Hubbell Internship

  • Apply skills and knowledge learned in the classroom to on-the-job experiences
  • Comprehensive, value-added project(s)
  • Work in teams and with colleagues in a professional environment
  • Develop technical skills specific to your major
  • Provides opportunities for professional development by building relationships and learning about other parts of the business
  • End of summer presentation to the local management team

Posting Address


30 New Hampshire Ave

Portsmouth, NH 03801

Duties and Responsibilities


In this position you will be part of a team that develops real-time embedded firmware for microprocessor-based grid modernizing products.


  • Design, implement and test embedded firmware and related applications for microprocessor-based grid modernizing products in an Agile development environment.
  • Participate in daily stand-up meetings and sprint planning sessions to track and plan your development work
  • Lead and participate in code and design reviews.
  • Make presentations to engineering and management teams

Skills and Experience



  • Strong C programming language skills
  • Experience with Python programming
  • Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills



  • Experience with real-time operating systems
  • Experience with GIT.
  • Experience with Microsoft's Azure Dev Ops
  • Experience developing with an Agile process
  • Cortex M4 knowledge
  • Experience with tools such as oscilloscopes, function generators, logic analyzers


Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science


Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Boston

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