Outreach

Warfighter challenges are overcome when divergent thinkers and bright minds come together to collaborate and innovate. SOFWERX provides several channels for individuals to become involved in finding solutions to these challenges. No matter your stage in life, unique skillsets or previous experience, we want you to join the mission. 

Industry Fellows

SOFWERX is looking for energetic technical experts to be Industry Fellows in our innovation environment. Please note, your company must be willing to pay for your travel and salary during participation in the program. All engineering disciplines are considered; however, current desired Industry Fellowship positions are as follows:

  • Software Programmer - Coding
  • Senior Software Developer
  • Programmer – Algorithms
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Robotics Engineer
  • Systems Engineer
  • Electrical Engineering – Control Theory
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Software Programmer – Mobile Developer (Android, etc)

Internships

We offer internships to Juniors and Seniors in college with a variety of academic disciplines and backgrounds. Our goal is to provide a dynamic environment where our interns can gather the working skills necessary to set them on the path to success for their future careers. Please note that participants must be eligible for a U.S. Security Clearance. SOFWERX does not provide a stipend for intern housing. Interns are responsible for lodging during their internship. Resumes are accepted at any time, but are only evaluated at three times during the year: February (for Summer), June (for Fall) and October (for Spring). 

We offer internships in the following fields:

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Physics / Aerospace
  • Robotics
  • IT/Sys Admin
  • Data Science / Analytics
  • Computer Science
  • Cyber Interns
  • Business Administration
  • General Business
  • Videography
  • Graphic Design
  • Event Coordinator
  • Social Media

STEM

SOFWERX hosts STEM-related events in collaboration with other government partners. SOFWERX members and their associates mentor these students and expose them to career opportunities in hi-tech fields. Examples of STEM events hosted include:

  • FIRST Robotics Competition mentorship
  • Various Sponsorships to schools in need
  • Drone flight training for beginners
  • STEM at SOFWERX field trip days
  • STEM at SOFWERX open house
  • College Intern Opportunities

 

With the right encouragement and direction, STEM possibilities are endless for upcoming generations.