10 Jun 2016

Internship Design Engineer-Orbital ATK

Orbital ATK – Posted by KazSan Diego, California, United States

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Design Engineer-Orbital ATK


Orbital ATK employs students from a variety of disciplines, including technical and engineering fields. College students may receive hands-on projects involved with such areas as the design, build and support work on space systems that support scientific missions to study near-earth and other space environments, and to advance new technologies. During these internships, a major project will be assigned and/or many discrete opportunities will be available. In many cases, internships serve as a potential stepping stone to full time employment.

Orbital ATK is currently looking to fill an intern position to support our Design Engineering team in the San Diego, California facility of our Space Components Division, which specializes in space deployables such as solar arrays and instrument booms. While working as a summer intern for Orbital ATK – San Diego you will be given the opportunity to learn/strengthen the following skills in a professional environment.

Design Engineer-Orbital ATK

Design Engineer-Orbital ATK

As an Intern in the Design Engineering group you will:
– Apply theoretical knowledge and engineering techniques to the solution of basic engineering problems; such as test, analysis and design.
– Examine documents such as 3D CAD models, drawings, change orders and specifications to verify completeness and accuracy of data.
– Where the intern can contribute, generation of 3D CAD models, drawings, change orders and specifications.
– Confer with supervisor and document originators to resolve discrepancies and compile required changes to documents.
– As requested prepare reports and memorandums.
– Perform related duties as assigned or required.

Design Engineer-Orbital ATK

Design Engineer-Orbital ATK

Desired Experience/Skills:

Preferred candidates will have completed two or more years of college-level engineering or other applicable field of study.
– Competency with Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
– Experience and success in working within teams
– Skills with one or more of the following specialties is desirable:
– Technical writing and presentation
– Drafting and drawing reading
– ProE/Creo 3D CAD
– Ansys (or other FEA)
– Mechanical and electrical hardware design, assembly, and test
– Proven ability to multi-task and self-starter able to work independently
– Strong interpersonal skills to drive actions necessary to accomplish assigned tasks
– Customer focus
– Strong organizational skills in managing time, projects and resources
– High degree of attention to detail and level of accuracy required

Design Engineer-Orbital ATK

Design Engineer-Orbital ATK

In order to be considered, candidates must submit their resume online with the following education information: major, graduation date, and most current cumulative GPA (must be 3.0 or higher). It is also helpful if you indicate if you are seeking full time or internship opportunities.

Most positions will be filled as a 12-week internship (from mid to late May until mid to late August 2015).

Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products – and your ideas – into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you’ll be amazed at what you can do!


How to Apply

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Job Categories: 2D CAD, 3D CAD, 3D Design & Architect, 3D Modeling, 3D Surfacing, Ansys, Brainstorming, Concept Development, Consumer Durables, Creo, Design, Design Engineer, Design Researcher, Detail Drafting, Digital Sculptor, Drafter, Engineering, FEA, Mechanical Design, Other, Product Design, Product Development, Product Engineer, ProE, Prototyping, R&D, Rapid Prototyping, Rendering, Research and Design, Solid Modeling, and Stress Analyst. Job Types: Internship. Job Tags: ANSYS, careers, Creo, Design Engineer, jobs, Product Design, and west coast. Salary: DOE.

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