Electronic Warfare and Avionics Student Intern Fall 2019 - Warner Robins, GA - ELSYS

Warner Robins, GA
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Electronic Warfare and Avionics Student Intern Fall 2019 - Warner Robins, GA - ELSYS

ID: 494661
Type: Students: Intern
Location: Warner Robins, GA
Categories: Aircraft, Avionics, Countermeasures, Electromagnetics, Electronic Warfare, Embedded Systems, Software Development/Design, Testing, Hardware Development/Design, IR, Missile Warning Systems, Radar, RF, Sensors Integration

Job Description

The Electronic Systems Laboratory (ELSYS) seeks student interns in the Test Engineering Division (TEN) for part-time internships to begin during the fall 2019 semester in Warner Robins, GA. TEN researches existing and emerging military systems, primarily avionics, used to protect 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, 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

Required Minimum Qualifications

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, 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
  • Must be able to work part-time hours in the Warner Robins Field Office

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 mobile applications development and configuration management tools
  • Ability to clearly communicate technical ideas to a non-technical audience
  • Familiarity with radar and RF concepts

Hours per Week

10–20 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

Ability to obtain Secret Clearance upon hire

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute’s mission of solving the world’s 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. .



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