Integration Engineering Intern (Fall 2024)

Bastrop, TX
Intern /
The Boring Company was founded to solve the problem of soul-destroying traffic by creating an underground network of tunnels. Today, we are creating the technology to increase tunneling speed and decrease costs by a factor of 10 or more with the ultimate goal of making Hyperloop adoption viable and enabling rapid transit across densely populated regions.


    • Review and provide feedback on performance, manufacturability, and simplicity of designs 
    • Determine critical path of project schedules and drive development and implementation on those critical items 
    • Communicate with all stakeholders in the integration process; design, production, build, and operation 
    • Organize and kit upcoming work including components, instructions, and tooling
    • Constantly evaluate how the system fits into the larger picture of a working operation.
    • Ensure that design, production, and build choices are in line with the top level needs and with ample consideration of immediate operation and future developments.
    • Ensure all systems are compliant with appropriate regulations such as MSHA, OSHA, NEC, NFPA, Class 1 Division 2 Hazardous Location.

Basic Qualifications

    • Pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in an engineering discipline or a related field. 
    • Strong teamwork skills with a proven ability to effectively interact and collaborate with other engineering disciplines. 
    • Hands-on hardware experience performing fabrication, assembly and/or testing - can be in a professional, academic or recreational setting. 
    • Acute attention to detail.

Preferred Qualifications

    • Basic proficiency in machine design. 
    • Experience of design using CAD software, FEA software, PCB design software, and/or software development. 
    • Knowledgeable in mechatronics, mechanism design, fluid power system concepts and design, dynamics, material selection, testing methods, and common machining and fabrication processes. 
    • Previous internship experience or participation in Not-a-Boring-Competition is a plus.
    • Experience in creating and driving product development schedules.
    • Experience in leadership on technical teams.
Reporting Location: Bastrop, Texas - Headquarters 

We're a team of dedicated, smart, and scrappy people. Our employees are passionate about our mission and determined to innovate at every opportunity.

We offer employer-paid medical, dental, and vision coverage, a 401(k) plan, paid holidays, paid vacation, and a competitive amount of equity for all permanent employees.

The Boring Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with The Boring Company is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.