Electrical Engineering Internship - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) has an Electrical Engineering Internship available with our Hardware and Infrastructure (HWI) team located in Indianapolis, IN. This position involves assisting with the design and test of electronic circuit card assemblies and /or FPGAs (Field Programmable Gate Arrays) that support a variety of military airborne equipment. The ideal candidate should have strong academic credentials and experience in working in a team environment, as well as strong interpersonal skills. Key attributes are an inquisitive nature and a strong desire to learn real world applications that compliment your academic experience. Familiarity with hardware or software tools as appropriate for your academic level is also beneficial. The candidate should be interested in working in a highly motivated team environment, collaborating with a small team of engineers through the development of advanced prime mission equipment.

Required Skills:

  • Fundamental engineering skills
  • Course work and/or experience related to digital circuits and FPGAs, embedded software, RF/microwave circuits, signal processing, and machine learning
  • Effective communication skills, both oral and written as well as thorough knowledge of all Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Visio, Outlook, and PowerPoint)
  • Demonstrated ability to exercise sound judgment and apply decision making skills with minimal supervision
  • Basic MS office skills
  • Ability to work in a process oriented organization
  • Detail oriented, organized, self-starter, multi-tasker and team player are all required skills for this role
  • This position requires the ability to access systems that contain information restricted to US Citizens based on certain Federal Government contractual requirements

Desired Skills:
  • Prior work or intern experience is highly desirable
  • Ability to read schematics and basic knowledge of reading mechanical drawings
  • Background in RF and power supply theory is a plus
  • Strong problem solving skills with ability to proactively identify alternate solutions to overcome difficult technical challenges
  • Programming experience with C++, VHDL, Verilog and/or LabVIEW
  • Experience with academic projects and examples of innovation of new and emerging technologies
  • Relevant course work and examples of Technical Writing skills

Required Education:
Candidate must be enrolled in an accredited college or university, pursuing a technical degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology or a closely related field STEM field. A GPA of 3.0+ is strongly desired. Please include your GPA and transcript with your resume.

This position can be Salary Grade ST02, Salary Grade ST03, Salary Grade ST04 or Salary Grade NUG based on the candidate’s qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position for a Summer of 2019 internship.

ST02 (TechStudent-Sophomore) – must have completed 30 hours of college credits towards degree and obtained Sophomore status as of Summer 2019.
ST03 (TechStudent–Junior) – must have completed 60 hours of college credits towards degree and obtained Junior status as of Summer 2019.
ST04 (TechStudent-Senior) – must have completed 90 hours of college credits towards degree and obtained Senior status as of Summer 2019.
NUG (TechStudent-PostGraduate) Post Graduate Status - must be currently pursuing a Master's or PhD degree and obtained Post Graduate status as of Summer 2019.

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.

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Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.