Aerojet Rocketdyne is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader providing propulsion and energetics to its space, missile defense, strategic, tactical missile and armaments customers throughout domestic and international markets. We offer a complete line of propulsion products for launch vehicles, missile defense, and advanced hypersonic propulsion.
Aerojet Rocketdyne is seeking an Engineering Intern to support the Structures team in our Canoga Park, CA (Los Angeles) office for Summer 2018.
The intern will perform structural dynamics or structural analysis of propulsion systems and components under the direction of a senior structural analysis engineer. Responsibilities will include:
80% - Setup and operation of various finite element based structural analysis simulations to determine the loads, deflections and stresses/strains in propulsion system components.
20% - Support special projects and requests as required, provide timely response to customers, peers and management with summary and supporting details as needed, present analysis results to both internal and external customers, and identify process improvement opportunities.
Candidates must be actively pursuing a Bachelor’s or advanced degree in Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering or other related science/discipline. (Graduate students are preferred). Must have a strong academic track record.
US Citizenship Only Required. Dual Citizenship does not meet job qualifications.
Additional Requirements and Preferred Qualifications:
Work Environment/Physical Requirements:
Employees in these positions must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit or stand and maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 25 pounds; may require occasional walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. May require the ability to travel by air or auto. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and shop coat. These positions may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.