Aerojet Rocketdyne seeks an Intern - Electronics Design Engineer for the 2019 Summer who will work out of our Canoga Park, CA location.
In this role, the intern will contribute to the design and development of electronics for military, space and/or test equipment design applications. The candidate will be developing technical specification, performing electronics design, fabrication and integration and test activities for the Avionics Electronics Design Department, as well as developing software for custom designed Avionics test equipment products. The ideal candidate should have had exposure to analog and digital design activities have hands-on experience in an electronics laboratory environment and experience in a test software programming language such as LabVIEW, LabWindows/CVI, Visual Basic, or C++. This position will report to the Director of Avionics.
20% - Component, sub-system, and/or system level hardware development test planning, test conducting, and data analysis.
20% - Electronics circuit design and fabrication of electronics hardware in support of integration and testing.
20% - Support the coordination of design, manufacturing and test activities, with other internal organizations such as engineering, manufacturing, quality.
20% - Perform engineering circuit analysis as required in support of program tasks.
20% - Presentation of test and or analysis results at internal and external meetings.
Candidates must be currently enrolled in a BS degree in Electrical Engineering or related engineering technology discipline and have completed their sophomore or junior year in the degree program OR be actively pursuing an MS degree in Electrical Engineering. Emphasis in Analog, Digital or Power design required. Electrical or Electronics Design Major preferred. 0-2+ years of experience in the electronics laboratory environment. 1+ years of experience in developing software. Solid academic track record and demonstrated teamwork experience required. Solid verbal and written communication skills required.
US Citizenship required. Must also be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.
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.