BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, security and aerospace company headquartered in Arlington, VA, with locations across the country. The company delivers 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 services. The company's operations are divided into three sectors which are Electronic Systems (aircraft flight and engine controls, electronic warfare and night vision systems, surveillance and reconnaissance sensors, mobile networked communications equipment, and environmentally friendly vehicle propulsion systems); Intelligence & Security (IT, cybersecurity, intelligence analysis, systems integration and operations and maintenance) and Platforms & Services (armored combat vehicles, tactical wheeled vehicles, naval guns, missile launchers, artillery systems, and munitions). Employees are offered a flexible work environment, on-the-job training and leadership programs, extensive benefits, and a culture of trust, camaraderie and a shared ambition to lead the world in defense technologies and national security services.
As a Systems Engineer Technical Intern 3, you will work on a team of other engineers supporting BAE System driven programs in order to increase the capabilities and productivity of our very important customers. The support that you bring to your team will help contribute to the overall success of our various government run partners. Your contributions can play a pivotal role in ensuring that our partners missions run smoothly and soundly. As a team member, your daily tasks may include new development, fixing critical problems, providing stability to program related systems, provide utility programs to increase productivity of other team members, and much more.
Our goal is to provide incoming interns with the most opportunity to grow past the academic realm of knowledge into the vast world of Systems Engineering while also being able to provide meaningful contributions that makes a difference for our country and the world. We provide a very open, helpful environment that promotes growth, learning, and collaboration in order to obtain the best software engineers in the industry. In the past, our interns have praised the work that they have done, the program as a whole and the majority of them have continued on as full time employees after graduating.
If you want a challenging, rewarding experience, with a great open culture, and an opportunity to make a difference for our country and the world, please consider joining our highly praised internship program for Summer 2020!
Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship status.
Typical Education & Experience
.Required Skills and Education
Preferred Skills and Education
- Must be a Junior transitioning into a Senior during Summer 2020.
- Must have a major in one of the following programs:
- Computer Engineering / System Engineering / Engineering Management / Computer Science
- Must have a 3.0 GPA
- Ability and desire to learn and grow in the Systems Engineering field
- Strong oral and written communications skills
- Team player with a proactive attitude wand ability to be productive in a dynamic / collaborative environment
- Understanding of waterfall or agile development SDLC approaches.
About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
- System Engineering related intern, work, hobby experience
- Knowledge of requirement management tools (e.g., Doors, etc.)
- Knowledge of software control management tools (e.g., ClearCase, Subversion, Git)
- Knowledge of agile based tasking management tools (e.g., Jira, Kanban, etc)
- Knowledge of cloud infrastructure (e.g., Azure, AWS, Google Cloud, etc.)
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.