Optical Engineering Intern

Job Description

You don't see it, but it's there. Our employees work on the world's most advanced electronics - from saving emissions in the City of Lights to powering the Mars Rover to protecting the F-35 fighter jet. At Electronic Systems, you'll be among the brightest minds, working on the aerospace and defense industry's most difficult problems. Drawing strength from our differences, we're innovating for the future. And you can, too.
Our flexible work environment provides you a chance to change the world without giving up your personal life. We put our customers first - exemplified by our missions: "We Protect Those Who Protect Us®" and "We Innovate For Those Who Move The World TM ." Sound like a team you want to be a part of? Come build your career with us .

In Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) solutions, you'll help develop systems that sense, control, exploit and disseminate actionable information to warfighters supporting a variety of missions.

BAE Systems' is looking for candidates to join our Optical Engineering team starting in Summer of 2019. Our mission is "We protect those who protect us", and as an Optical Engineering Intern, you will develop your engineering skills while helping us protect the brave men and women in our armed forces, intelligence communities and first responders.

This internship will be at BAE Systems in southern New Hampshire. The internship is a paid internship and has a work schedule that includes every other Friday off .

Some of the responsibilities of a Technical Intern III include:

• Support Senior Engineering personnel in the development, testing and selection of basic optical components utilizing fundamental optical engineering principles, theories and techniques

• Receive close direction and instruction from Senior Engineering Staff

• Participate in hands-on opportunities supporting the assembly, alignment and testing of design hardware

• Perform other duties and responsibilities as required

Required Skills and Education

• Required education: High School/GED

• Currently Pursuing Bachelors, Masters, or PhD in Optics Related Field

• GPA 3.0 (or more)

Preferred Skills and Education

Experience with basic optical component interferometry measurements and optical system alignment and measurements desired. Good oral and written communication skills.

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve.

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