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Wind River® is a global leader in delivering software for mission-critical intelligent connected systems. Our technology is found in billions of products ranging from aerospace to industrial, defense, medical, networking, and automotive.

Imagine being part of a global team that is building the technology foundation for self-driving cars. Life-saving medical breakthroughs. Environmentally sustainable energy. 5G networks. Or safe and smooth landings on Mars. When someone asks, “What did you do today?” you’ll have an awesome answer.


Why choose Wind River?

  • Our work has been impactful over our 40-year history and has received many industry awards.
  • Our guiding principles help foster a positive, team-building environment that drives innovation and personal growth.
  • We are a global company that embraces diversity and inclusion as a cornerstone of how we do business.

Wind River Internship Program

For nearly 20 years, the Wind River internship program has been providing professional mentorship and technical training to help students establish themselves in their careers. We are currently offering exciting opportunities across the company in Engineering, Product Management, Professional Services, and Technical Writing. Check out our job postings on Jobvite (or WaterlooWorks or your school’s co-op department) to find out what is available.

For frequently asked questions about working for Wind River, please refer to our answers below. For any additional questions, reach out to us at, or attend our Virtual Information Session. Details on how to register for this session can be found on the registration page.

Frequently Asked Questions

All Wind River employees are currently working from home as we evaluate when it is safe to return to the office. The Spring 2023 Internships are all virtual positions.
All employees have access to our professional training material written for customers and embedded professionals. We also provide access to LinkedIn Learning for a variety of technical and professional topics.
We routinely hire up to 40 students per term or college in Canada and the United States of America.
Positions are available for a variety of roles including product development, research, product management, technical writing, and test verification.
The Spring 2023 Internship starts in May and continues until the end of August.
Yes, all our students have a mentor to help guide them through the term as well as a New Hire Buddy to help answer any questions about joining the team.
  1. Competitive pay rate
  2. Remote Work from home
  3. Flexible Schedule
  4. Optional enrollment in the Group RRSP plan
  5. Access to online learning
  6. Network with organizational leaders
  7. Virtual training provided
  8. Mentorship from our technical experts
Definitely. We offer students the opportunities to network with interns from the US, Canada and Costa Rica, and meet our leaders across different functions within the company.
We are looking for students from an accredited university or college in US, Canada and Costa Rica. More details on specific skills and experiences can be found on each job posting.
Yes, we have many job postings available for junior engineers who have just graduated.
We are hosting a Virtual Information Session on January 11th, 2023 at 6:00 PM Eastern Time, to provide an opportunity to learn more about Wind River and ask questions. Please visit the registration page for more details on how to attend.