Work with the Nobel, Grammy, Oscar, and Emmy winning research group that continues to change the world we live in. 

Bell Labs has won more Nobel Prizes than any other industry organization on the planet.  We’ve also won the Turing Award, the Japan Prize, Draper Prizes and many others… But, most importantly, for over 100 years we have helped change the way the world connects.

If you surf, snap, video, search, watch, call, share, save, or text, you are using innovations originating from Bell Labs. 

And we want you to come innovate with us. 

Discovering the possibilities that shape the human experience are at the heart of everything we do.

As an intern, you would have the opportunity to learn from and work with world experts and the best and brightest minds who solve the most formidable networking and communications challenges confronting our world through disruptive innovation and research.   

Our researchers are continually massively scaling the capabilities of networks from the data center to the end device, to change the way we live and work, by inventing breakthrough technologies to make networks and systems faster, smarter and greener.  

With our internship program you will expand upon your field of study by being exposed to an unparalleled diversity of people, expertise and perspectives, and in classic Bell Labs style, you will leave changed forever by your experience in a way that will redefine your future.

Nokia and Bell Labs co-ops and other internships are posted continuously.  You can apply directly to open positions from our website.

The current Bell Labs (U.S.) internship job posting can be accessed here: Link to job posting 

And our other student opportunities can be accessed here:
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Bell Labs Internship Program

If you have additional questions about the Bell Labs internship program, please complete the following form.

Student Criteria:

Overall GPA of 3.0/4.0 or above.

Must be enrolled as a full-time student.

Work Authorization:  U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident preferred.  Will accept students on F-1 Visa dependent upon program requirements or may consider sponsoring short-term J1 Visa students dependent upon program requirements.

Education Requested:  Must be pursuing a degree in Business Modeling, Chemical Engineering Chemistry, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Mechanics, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Operations Research, Physics, Statistics, Systems Engineering and Telecommunications or related major from an accredited college/university.

Principal US locations:  North & Central New Jersey and Naperville, Illinois.  International locations also available

Approximate Dates: June - August, 2017

Application Deadline: April 7, 2017

Nokia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer including women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. 

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