Mechanical Engineering Hardware Intern - Military veterans preferred

General Dynamics Mission Systems (


  part-time   employee

Florham Park
New Jersey
United States

Basic Qualifications
Candidates should demonstrate a thorough understanding of engineering technology. Engineering Interns must be enrolled in an accredited degree program in Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or other related scientific or technical discipline with a preference for a standing of a sophomore or higher.
Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
Responsibilities for this Position
General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for an Mechanical Engineering Hardware Intern to join our team.
Apply your classroom-learned skills to a program supporting the defense of our country. The position provides an opportunity to work on projects that support some of our nation’s fundamental defense services. General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
Your Opportunity:
As an intern, you will put your developing mechanical engineering talent to work on completing a project designed by our engineering team. Executing the project will require collaboration with senior engineering staff, significant individual execution and hands-on laboratory and/or test activities. You will develop valuable communication skills by describing your work at periodic reviews as well as presenting the results of your final project report before a group of engineers.
Rather than being a 'cookbook' project, you will help define the parameters of the project and lead its execution. Helping you along the way will be a technical mentor as well as a friendly and cooperative technical community who will be eager to hear your ideas and offer recommendations.
Company Overview
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 13,000 top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!
Learn how you’ll grow through your internship with General Dynamics Mission Systems.
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran.