Citrix Systems Inc. Software Engineer - Intern in United States

We believe work is not a place, but rather a thing you do. Our technology revolves around this core philosophy. We are relentlessly committed to helping people work and play from anywhere, on any device. Innovation, creativity and a passion for ever-improving performance drive our company and our people forward. We empower the original mobile device: YOU!


Fort Lauderdale


R8427 Software Engineer - Intern (Evergreen) (Open)

Job Posting Title:

Software Engineer - Intern

Job Description:

Have you ever?

  • Stayed up late wondering how things work? 

  • Taken apart your computer, phone or DVR to fix or upgrade it? 

  • Experimented with different configurations to understand why an app was crashing? 

Citrix Systems is looking for Interns just like you, someone who has the curiosity to learn how things work and to provide solutions to complex problems.

At Citrix, you will be working with the greatest minds in the industry to come up with new ways to tackle problems and provide innovative solutions. In our small Agile teams, you will be at the leading edge of new technologies, learning a wealth of information in a short amount of time.

By drawing on your academic, research and past project work, you will be working closely with other engineers and product management to conceptualize ideas, research into, prototype and then create a finished solution. Here’s what you will be expected to do:

  • Interface with SMEs and Program Managers to understand requirements and develop proof of concept (prototypes) and help with new product research.

  • Lead and design, develop, and adopt specifications for features and the overall plan for implementation to enable the engineering teams to be more efficient.

  • Be current on the latest programming language paradigms.

  • Embrace best practices and coding standards (e.g.: code reviews, logging and instrumentation, unit tests) within the team.

  • Compose and maintain design and component documents.

  • Understand and troubleshoot field issues. Diagnose customer problems through systematic root cause analysis. Institute preventive measures.

What do we look for?

  • Programming experience – can be any language C, C++, Java, C#, Python, PowerShell.

  • Knowledge of code analysis, bug-tracking and source control management tools.

  • Desire to solve problems with creative software solutions

  • Good understanding of operating systems

  • Curiosity. Inquisitiveness about how things really work.

  • Currently pursuing a BS/MS degree candidate or equivalent in Computer Science or Computer engineering 


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About us:

Citrix is a cloud company that enables mobile workstyles. We create a continuum between work and life by allowing people to work whenever, wherever, and however they choose. Flexibility and collaboration is what we’re all about. The Perks: We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package. You’ll enjoy our workstyle within an incredible culture. We’ll give you all the tools you need to succeed so you can grow and develop with us.

If this is an evergreen requisition, by applying you are giving Citrix consent to be considered for future openings of other roles of similar qualifications.

Citrix (NASDAQ:CTXS) is leading the transition to software-defining the workplace, uniting virtualization, mobility management, networking and SaaS solutions to enable new ways for businesses and people to work better. Citrix solutions power business mobility through secure, mobile workspaces that provide people with instant access to apps, desktops, data and communications on any device, over any network and cloud. With annual revenue in 2014 of $3.14 billion, Citrix solutions are in use at more than 330,000 organizations and by over 100 million users globally. Learn more at