Electronic Warfare and Avionics Student Assistant- Fall 2021 - Warner Robins, GA - ELSYS

Warner Robins, GA 31093

Job Description

The Electronic Systems Laboratory (ELSYS) seeks a student intern in the Test Engineering Division (TEN) for the fall 2021 semester in Warner Robins, GA. TEN researches existing and emerging military systems, primarily avionics used to protect the US and allied aircraft. TEN develops a wide range of products that range from threat protection systems that fly on military aircraft, software applications that enable testing of avionics systems, cybersecurity studies for avionics systems, and mobile military applications to enable aircrews to use modern mobile devices to fly safer and more efficiently. The student will work under the guidance of GTRI researchers performing one or more of the following activities:

  • Mobile app development and testing
  • Electronic attack system development and testing
  • Software testing and validation
  • Electronic hardware development, sustainment, testing, and troubleshooting
  • Cybersecurity analysis, policy implementation, and compliance

Required Minimum Qualifications

Student Assistant/Research Assistant

  • Pursuing a Bachelors, Master's, or Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Information Systems Management, or similar technical area
  • Must be registered for at least 6 credit hours with your university
  • Must have a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in 1 or more programming languages
  • Task/team leadership experience
  • Strong math skills and ability to learn complex engineering concepts
  • Familiarity with cybersecurity risk management framework documentation
  • Experience in designing and developing electronic hardware
  • Familiarity with radar and RF concepts
  • Ability to clearly communicate technical ideas to a non-technical audience

Hours per Week

1520 hours per week

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.

Clearance Type Required

Candidates must be able to obtain and maintain an active security clearance.

Housing and Relocation

Housing and relocation assistance are not available for this position.

Safer Federal Workforce Executive Order

Presidential Executive Order 14042 requires most federal contractors, including federal contractors within the University System of Georgia, to comply with Covid-19 guidance from the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force (Task Force).  Details of the order can be found here (link). Georgia Tech must ensure that all employees covered under the Executive Order (covered employees), including those working remotely in the United States, are fully vaccinated by January 19, 2022, or by their first day of work in a covered role.

This position is covered by the Executive Order. Accommodations or exemptions for medical conditions can be requested by individuals who would otherwise be covered but have a disability, medical condition, or sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance.

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institutes mission of solving the worlds most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law.

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