Leidos is seeking an Electrical Engineering Intern for our Arlington, VA office. We are seeking a candidate to work with our engineering and production teams as we develop and produce cutting-edge solutions to challenging defense-related problems. As an intern, you will work with experienced engineers in a hands-on environment which offers the opportunity to work on real-world problems. You will apply what you have already learned while gaining additional skills and knowledge as you work under the direction (mentorship) of a more senior engineer.
Support design, development and test of RF hardware (DC-40GHz) as part of a highly complex integrated sensor solution.
Analyze schematic diagrams for either custom or commercial-off-the shelf (COTS) electronic hardware involving high-speed digital and/or analog circuitry.
Participate in product verification of the design to ensure requirements are being met.
Assist in compilation and completion of technical documentation
Provide occasional technical support and/or field support planning, and other field support in general if needed.
Pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical engineering, Computer Science or comparable with an average 3.0 GPA
Enrolled in an ABET-accredited engineering degree program
Completion of freshman-level engineering curriculum
Strong problem solving and organizational skills; ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously
Self-motivated with the desire to learn and perform diverse work
Proficiency with Microsoft Office products such as Word and Excel
U.S. citizen- Ability to obtain DoD security clearance
Practical knowledge of lab test equipment and measurement methods
Hands on experience with hardware integration, test and debug tools (Signal generators, spectrum analyzers, etc.)
Knowledge of Software languages such as Matlab, C++ and Python
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Existing Secret (or above) Clearance
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Intern Technical
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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, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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