Agilent - Software Engineering and Software Quality Internship

Melbourne, VIC

About Us  


Agilent inspires and supports discoveries that advance the quality of life. We provide life science, diagnostic, and applied market laboratories worldwide with instruments, services, consumables, applications, and expertise. Agilent enables customers to gain the answers and insights they seek – so they can do what they do best: improve the world around us.


Want to be at the cutting edge of Research and Development?


As a global company, you’ll experience enterprise-level practices of the business and see first-hand what it’s like to work in a large company environment. Join the software and quality engineering teams that take world-leading Agilent products from design to production. You’ll be developing the software that supports and drives the use of scientific instruments for our end users. You"ll learn about specifying components, how to utilize broad engineering concepts and research techniques, while also documenting research and design specifications to ensure high-quality software platforms. 



About the role  


This is a fantastic intern opportunity to gain real-world industry experience in a company that prides itself in quality, world-leading best practices, and has a strong culture of team engagement and collaboration.  

You will learn about and use; 

  • Agile Scrum
  • Software development lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Programming in C#, HTML5, CSS, Javascript, and Angular
  • Cloud technologies
  • Coding best practices
  • Test automation
  • Continuous integration
  • Issue tracking via JIRA 


As part of the software and quality engineering teams, you’ll also be working with other project stakeholders such as:

  • Firmware engineers
  • Marketing
  • Product support
  • Chemists/applications engineers
  • Electronic and Mechanical Engineers 




  • Must be at least a 2nd or 3rd-year student with at least 12 months remaining on their course (can be an undergraduate or postgraduate (Masters or Ph.D.)

  • While experience isn't essential, you'll need to be currently undertaking a university degree in a relevant subject. A positive, proactive approach to problem-solving, willingness to learn and an eagerness to build a pioneering career in R&D or SW Quality are just as important.



About you 


  • Must have unlimited work rights in Australia (Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident)
  • Must be available full time during 2022 



This Internship amounts to $38,000 tax-free for an Undergraduate and $42,000 tax-free for a Post-graduate working full-time for 12 months.




  • Type

    Work Integrated Learning

  • Company


  • Scholarship Amount


  • Undergrad or Postgrad


  • Length

    12 months

  • Working hours

    Full time

  • Required residency

    Australian citizen or permanent resident

  • Application closing date


  • Expected start date


  • Location

    Melbourne, VIC