Electro-Optical and Infrared (EOIR) – Engineering Intern at Applied Technology Associates

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Employer: Applied Technology Associates

Expires: 04/30/2020

ATA is seeking applicants to serve as a EOIR Engineering Intern for the Advanced EOIR Sensors Program. The selectee will be an integral member of a joint Government and contractor team that operates in a very dynamic environment. The Advanced EO/IR Sensors Program delivers state-of-the-art EOIR solutions for extremely hard problems. The intern’s duties will include component test & integration, system engineering, and system analysis. Duties will be fulfilled in lab and in the field.The successful candidate must be entering their junior or senior year of undergraduate studies or enrolled in a graduate degree program. Prior experience with advanced electro-optical telescopes and sensors is highly desirableRequired: ·      Enrollment in undergraduate or graduate degree program for Engineering/Scientific (e.g. Astronomy). Discipline from an accredited four-year university. ·      Relevant engineering degrees include mechanical, electrical, and aerospace engineering.·      Relevant scientific degrees include physics, EAPS, and mathematics. ·      Experience in design, fabrication, and testing of ground, airborne or space-flight EOIR sensor hardware and ground processing systems·      Experience with systems engineering of advanced electro-optic and infrared sensor systems·      Eligible to obtain Department of Defense (DoD) Secret Security ClearanceDesired: ·      Bachelor’s degree and/or enrollment in doctorate degree program in engineering/scientific discipline from an accredited four-year university·      Active Department of Defense (DoD) Secret to Top Secret Security Clearance (preferred)·      Current access to Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) and Special Access Programs·      Experience with the Systems Engineering techniques and applications implemented on DoD and national systems