Graphic Design Intern (Summer 2019)

Job Description
The internship is an integral role for gaining hands-on, real world experience in all aspects of the design development process within the BAE Systems Business Development Proposal Operations team. The intern will also have numerous opportunities presented to them that supplement this singular educational experience such as networking, mentoring options and cross-functional exposure.

The Graphics intern will work within our Proposal Development Center (PDC). The intern will utilize Adobe design software applications to conceptualize and create graphics and illustrations for use in technical publications, oral presentations, and other visual communications media.

In addition to on-the-job training, the I&S Internship Program offers:

Competitive Pay: Earn a competitive hourly wage, working full-time (Monday-Friday, 40 hours/week) through the run of the program (mid-May through August).

Opportunity for Future Employment: Many of our I&S interns return as interns and/or are hired on full-time after completing their degree.

Challenging & Meaningful Work: Your work will be challenging and impactful with on-the-job training and the opportunity to complete a summer project.

Networking and Development Opportunities: You will have the opportunity to build long-lasting relationships as you participate in workshops, mentor programs, presentations with senior leaders, community involvement, tours of our exciting products, and other networking and development events.

Required Skills and Education
This position will require a portfolio link or samples online at the time of the interview.

  • Legal Authorization to work in the United States, without requiring sponsorship for employment visa status now or in the future is required.
  • Current enrollment in an accredited College/University is required at time of the internship.
  • Fluency in Adobe CSS (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) is required.
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment and must be well-organized and able to multi-task effectively.
Preferred Skills and Education
  • Graphic Design focus is preferred as major field of study.
  • A minimum 3.00 cumulative GPA is strongly preferred.
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work.

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