Electrical/Electronics Engineering Intern (Winter 2017)

BAE Systems in York, PA is seeking a winter intern pursuing a career in the fields of electrical or electronic engineering who wishes to gain hands-on experience to complement their technical course work.This is a paid internship and is for approximately a 3 month period (January to April 2017). This position does not provide relocation assistance.

Researches, plans, designs, develops, modifies, and evaluates electronic and electrical systems. Utilizes advanced modeling and analysis tools to develop product specifications, models, simulations, technical data packages, and integration and verification procedures. Evaluates vendor capabilities, technologies, services and ability to deliver required products or services. Recommends design approaches for new or improved products and processes. Provides engineering consultation to other technical groups. Conducts and supports subsystem and system integration and verification activities, manufacturing and test planning, and failure analysis. Ensures technical outcomes are consistent with established engineering principles and practices and that customer and company technical, system, performance, and quality requirements are met. Researches, plans, designs, develops, modifies, and evaluates electronic and electrical systems. Utilizes advanced modeling and analysis tools to develop product specifications, models, simulations, technical data packages, and integration and verification procedures. Evaluates vendor capabilities, technologies, services and ability to deliver required products or services. Recommends design approaches for new or improved products and processes. Conducts and supports subsystem and system integration and verification activities, manufacturing and test planning, and failure analysis. Ensures technical outcomes are consistent with established engineering principles and practices and that customer and company technical, system, performance, and quality requirements are met.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs basic engineering design, development, analysis, experimentation, test and/or product assurance tasks of limited complexity for assigned portions of a project. Ensures tasks meet cost, quality, schedule, and performance requirements.
  • Applies basic engineering design and/or analytical theory, principles, techniques, and practices to a limited portion of a technical project.
  • Develops and writes technical documentation, makes revisions to existing documentation, and provides input to technical papers or presentations.
  • Performs basic technical analysis, testing, calculations, and evaluation of results using specialized equipment and/or by computer programs.
  • Analyzes and interprets design specifications, drawings, documentation, models, and/or test results to ensure technical designs comply with applicable engineering standards, military specifications and product requirements.
  • Develops and maintains effective relationships with customers to solve technical problems and implement solutions of limited complexity.
  • Acquires and maintains up-to-date knowledge of relevant engineering discipline(s), industry practices, trends, and applications.
  • Entry level knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures of a relevant technical field of specialization.
  • Maintains a safe work environment and ensures compliance with safety policies and rules.
  • Shares responsibility of self-development with immediate supervisor Required Skills and Education Currently Enrolled in an accredited 4-year engineering/technical degree program (Electrical or Electronic Engineering Required)
  • -Strong communication skills (verbal and written)
  • -Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • -Basic understanding of and skills in electronics and electrical engineering, circuit and power analysis
  • -Familiarity with MS Office applications: Outlook, Word, Excel
  • -Minimum GPA of 3.0

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services Posting BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. With headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, this Platform and Services Group of BAE Systems employs nearly 11,000 professionals at more than 30 locations worldwide. Platform and Services is a global leader in the design, development, production, and service support of armored combat vehicles, major and minor caliber naval guns and missile launchers, canisters, artillery systems, and intelligent munitions. People are the greatest asset in any Company.

BAE Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.


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