Leidos is seeking an Mechanical Engineering Intern located in our Bridgewater, VA.
Leidos’ Quick Reaction Climate Airborne Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance Systems Division is seeking talented engineering students for an internship with our Engineering Team in Bridgewater, VA. Selected candidates will assist with the design, documentation, manufacturing oversight, installation, and testing of mechanical systems that support sensor integration for multiple fixed wing aircraft programs. The position will provide selected candidates with a valuable opportunity to work with a skilled team of engineers and scientists in cutting edge aviation and engineering fields within the defense industry.
-Support design by surveying aircraft or manufactured items, creating CAD models and drawings, and reviewing drawings.
-Support manufacturing by writing work instructions, communicating with the shop floor, and assisting with change documentation.
-Support analysis by working alongside structural analysts in an Integrated Product Team environment.
-Support project management by assisting with the development of Engineering Data Lists and providing project statuses.
-Support engineering tests by writing test plans and test reports and by participating in or conducting tests.
-Currently enrolled in an engineering program from an accredited university and have completed at least three years of college level course work with a 3.0 minimum GPA before the start of the internship.
-Candidate must be proficient with MS Office products and SolidWorks (proficiency with alternative CAD platforms will be considered).
-Candidate must provide their own living arrangements and transportation.
-The ability to obtain a DoD Secret clearance.
-U.S. Citizenship is required.
-Hands-on experience with manufacturing techniques (machining, welding, assembly/installation, etc.)
-Experience creating and reviewing drawings and/or manufacturing from engineering drawings
-CAD modeling with Rhino (or alternative surface modeling software)
-FEA experience using Siemens Femap
-CFD experience using STAR-CCM+
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Intern Technical
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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