Firmware Intern (Summer 2024) - St. Louis, MO

Date: Nov 22, 2023

Location: St. Louis, MO, US, 63146

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.

Brand 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


77 West Port Plaza Suite 500

St Louis, MO 63146

Position Overview


At Aclara Technologies LLC, a division of Hubbell Utility Solutions (HUS), we help utilities manage change, seek new approaches, and harness data and new technologies to supply more efficient and reliable services to their customers. As an end-to-end, smart infrastructure solutions (SIS) partner we couple innovative technology with data-driven solutions to predict, plan and respond to system conditions across electric, gas or water distribution networks.


Provide technical excellence in developing firmware associated with high volume electronic products within the AMI industry. Contribute to the development of documentation and firmware deliverables from concept to production launch.

Duties and Responsibilities


The intern will be responsible for the creation of automate unit test scripts, written in Python, to test Aclara's AMI devices.  Will also use Microsoft ADO and Git source control to support the development of the test scripts. The deliverable for this project will be a suite of functional test scripts that will that will be executed prior to Functional Verification Testing (FVT).

Skills and Experience


  • Must be at least a sophomore at the time of internship
  • Must be pursuing a BSEE, BSCE or BSCS

Need to know skills (from coursework or experience):

  • Python or C or C++

Good to know skills (not required):

  • Automation experience
  • Unit test experience
    • Cmake
    • CPPtest
    • Google test
  • Azure Dev ops skills
    • Pipelines
    • Repositories
  • Hardware interface experience
    • Communicating and controlling remote test equipment
    • Labview
  • Scripting
    • PowerShell
    • Batch files


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.

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