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Mechanical Engineering-EW Test Systems Co-Op - Spring 2020 -ELSYS

Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Smyrna, GA
  • Job Code
    494859
  • Jobs Rated
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Mechanical Engineering-EW Test Systems Co-Op - Spring 2020 -ELSYS

ID: 494859
Type: Students: Co-op
Location: Smyrna, GA
Categories: Avionics, Electronic Warfare, Hardware Development/Design, Mechanical Design & Analysis

Job Description

GTRI’s Co-operative Education (co-op) program offers you extensive opportunities to participate in diverse scientific and technological endeavors, use state-of-the-art equipment and rapidly improve your technical and leadership skills. The program allows you to alternate three semesters of full-time work at GTRI with semesters of full-time school.

The Electronic Systems Laboratory (ELSYS) seeks co-op students in the Test Engineering Division for spring 2020. TEN researches next generation Hardware in the Loop (HITL) test systems used to analyze and test emerging Electronic Warfare (EW) and Avionics systems that protect US and allied aircraft. These complex HITL systems use the latest hardware and software components and subsystems to replicate real-world engagements of EW systems under test with threat systems; this is critical for understanding and validating the performance of these systems. This broad range of tasking will provide a solid foundation for the student as a future mechanical systems designer. The student will work under the guidance of GTRI researchers performing one or more of the following activities

• Mechanical Design for HITL systems
• Documentation for HITL systems
• HW fabrication

Required Minimum Qualifications

Co-op

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering
  • 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA
  • Must be eligible to be approved by your college/university to participate in a co-op program and register for co-op credit with your university during work terms
  • Must be able to complete at least three full-time co-op terms (alternating three terms of full-time work at GTRI with semesters of full-time school) prior to graduation

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to perform research independently
  • Ability to prioritize tasks while working on multiple projects
  • Strong math skills and ability to learn complex engineering concepts
  • Ability to clearly communicate technical ideas non-technical audience

Hours per Week

40 hours per week

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.

Clearance Type Required

None

Housing and Relocation Assistance

Housing and Relocation Assistance are not available for this position.

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute’s mission of solving the world’s most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. .

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