Technical Intern - Military veterans preferred

2020-06-30
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Chantilly
Virginia
United States

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION:  This is a temporary position with an expected duration of 6-8 weeks. The candidate will perform product research and model solar energy systems. Candidates should be working toward a degree in electrical engineering, mathematics, physics or similar with an emphasis on signal processing or power engineering.

 

Specific Duties:

 

Perform a trade study of solar energy solutions and document the results. Create a model to assist with the selection of appropriate system components. Document and provide training to a broad audience on the tool. At the conclusion of the program, a presentation will be prepared and briefed to senior leadership.

  • Research and convey technical information in oral and written form
  • Prepare documentation to include tracking and scheduling of program activities

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications

TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • A rising junior or senior in an undergraduate program in STEM program, ideally in electrical engineering, mathematics, physics.
  • Must meet ICD 704 eligibility requirements for a TS/SCI polygraph security clearance, candidates will be screened as a part of the interview process
  • Demonstrated ability to create models
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a largely unsupervised environment
  • Demonstrated ability to research and analyze complex issues and then communicate well thought out and fact-based conclusions
  • Demonstrated proficiency in programming, data modeling, analysis and visualization
  • Experience in creating models in MS Excel, Python or other program environments
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills, with demonstrated ability to alter method and means of communication to best suited for the receiving audience
  • Required to uphold a high level of confidentiality of all work performed
  • Organized, strong attention to detail and self-motivated
  • Strong initiative, interpersonal skills, and work ethic
  • Proficient with MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint