Intern- Wireless Security Software Developer

Company: InterDigital Communications

General Information
  • Job Type: Internship
  • Location: Philadelphia, PA
  • Educational Requirements: Bachelors Degree
Contact Information
  • Name: Chadd Balbi
  • Email:
  • Address: Chadd Balbi Corporate Recruiter
  • Website:


InterDigital is seeking an intern to be a part of a highly skilled team of engineers/researchers developing the next generation of wireless communication technologies.

About InterDigital 

InterDigital develops fundamental wireless technologies that are at the core of mobile devices, networks, and services worldwide. We solve many of the industry's most critical and complex technical challenges, inventing solutions for more efficient broadband networks and a richer multimedia experience years ahead of market deployment. InterDigital has licenses and strategic relationships with many of the world's leading wireless companies. Founded in 1972, InterDigital is listed on NASDAQ and is included in the S&P MidCap 400® index.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Developing the next generation of cellular and other wireless communication and security technologies.
  • Building wireless test-bed in the lab.
  • Developing and debugging software.
  • Formulation of algorithms in order to verify design concepts.
  • Presents research outputs and results in different formats (e.g. technical report, publications, etc…)


  • B.S., M.S. or Ph.D student in Computer Science or Engineering, Communications, Electrical Engineering, Information Security or other fields relating to wireless and information security technology.
  • Hands on programming experience in the areas of app or driver development using Java, Android SDK, C/Objective-C, and JavaScript.
  • Background and coursework in communications systems, cryptographic algorithms, general knowledge in security protocols (AKA,EAP, IPSec, etc.), information and /or device security and application/data virtualization (such as Cloud computing and secure storage) are strongly desirable.
  • Knowledge of 3G/4G cellular and/or wireless communications systems and HW/SW implementation at the device or embedded component level is a plus.
  • Experience with researching external technical papers, standards specifications, research journals and reports to extract and understand technical topics and disseminate knowledge to the team is also desirable.
If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact Chadd Balbi, Corporate Recruiter, at 

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