Software Engineering Intern (Santa Clara, CA)

Wi-Fi Alliance is a global trade organization that prizes collaboration. Wi-Fi Alliance staff work with cutting edge technology in a dynamic and inspiring work culture that supports a strong work/life balance, new opportunities, and individual growth.  Regardless of discipline, all who work at Wi-Fi Alliance contribute to delivering the terrific user experience for which Wi-Fi is known.

Wi-Fi Alliance seeks an energetic Software Engineering intern to work alongside Wi-Fi Allaince software engineers in testing, implementing, analyzing and deploying features for our automated continuous intergration system.  Our cloud-based system builds, tests and releases a suite of Wi-Fi Alliance software packages. 

Core Responsibilities

Working in a complex team environment, program manage the next generation of Wireless Communications development:

  • Develop test tools and test scripts
  • Develop simulator to automate regression testing for Wi-Fi Test Suite
  • Debug failures and fix issues
  • Integrate certifcation programs with Jenkins regression testing


Experience with Jenkins or other automation servers

Experience with Software and Test Engineering

Experience with Perl and Python scripting

Capable of learning other scripting languages quickly

Experience with C or C++ programing language

Experience with Software configuration management tools (e.g. Git)

Skills and Behaviors

Excellent written and verbal communications skills


HS Diploma or equivalent

Pursuing a BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Software Engineering

To be successful at Wi-Fi Alliance, you must be a critical thinker; you must have the ability to achieve success independently while focusing on Wi-Fi Alliance’s business goals and objectives.  You also must have demonstrated strategic and analytical thinking skills and the ability to see the broader picture and how your work contributes to the advancement of Wi-Fi technology.

If you have the talent and skills to be incredibly successful as a Software Engineering Intern and as a member of our team, we want to hear from you.  To be considered for this role, please forward your resume and a cover letter outlining your interest, including your salary requirements, to  This position is located in Santa Clara, California, no relocation is available.  To learn more about Wi-Fi Alliance, please visit our website at  Wi-Fi Alliance participates in E-Verify.  For more information, please refer to


About Wi-Fi Alliance® 
Wi-Fi Alliance® is the worldwide network of companies that brings you Wi-Fi®. Members of our collaboration forum come together from across the Wi-Fi ecosystem with the shared vision to connect everyone and everything, everywhere, while providing the best possible user experience. Since 2000, Wi-Fi Alliance has completed more than 50,000 Wi-Fi certifications. The Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™ seal of approval designates products with proven interoperability, backward compatibility, and the highest industry-standard security protections in place. Today, Wi-Fi carries more than half of the internet’s traffic in an ever-expanding variety of applications. Wi-Fi Alliance continues to drive the adoption and evolution of Wi-Fi, which billions of people rely on every day.