Mechanical Engineer Spring & Summer Intern

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Posted by: KeyW on Dec 03, 2018


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Job Description:

Job Description:
The KeyW Engineering Development and Special Projects Division (EDSP) in Severn, MD develops hardware solutions and products for the Intelligence Community and DoD missions.

A mechanical engineer in EDSP uses knowledge in 3D CAD design, heat transfer, structural mechanics, materials properties, general engineering design principles, geometric tolerance methods, and mechanically and electrically driven failure mechanisms. Our electronics must operate in extreme conditions such as in airplanes, satellites, ships, oil well drilling systems, and automobile engine compartments where they are exposed to extreme temperatures, thermal shock, vibration, structural shock, moisture, corrosion, and other environmental conditions.

All activities will be designed to give the intern a full understanding of the engineering design lifecycle and insight into the role that Mechanical Engineers play at KeyW. To facilitate their education and the quality of their experience, each intern will be paired one-on-one with a mentor of the same discipline.

Intern will support electronics packaging design and manufacturing activities. Tasking may include:
3D CAD design and drafting of mechanical/electrical components and assembliesPerforming engineering analyses: thermal, structural, tolerance stack-upsFabricating, assembling and qualifying 1starticle engineering prototypesDesigning and conducting laboratory experiments to evaluate material selections and/or advanced electronic packaging manufacturing processesPerforming vendor research, selection and interface

Required Qualifications:
U.S. CitizenshipMust be willing and able to obtain a security clearancePursing a Bachelors (3rdyear or above) or Masters degree in one of the following disciplines: Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Materials Science EngineeringCumulative GPA > 3.0/4.0
Desired Skills:
Experience in designing and carrying out experiments (e.g. undergraduate/graduate research, lab coursework)Machine design and drafting experience3D Computer-Aided-Design (CAD) experience (i.e. Solidworks)Hands-on manufacturing experience (e.g. machining, soldering, etc...)
Good writing, communication, and interpersonal skills Location: Severn, MD

Clearance: Must be able to obtain and maintain a security clearance

KeyW is an EEO employer . We are committed to providing fair and equal employment consideration, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.

About the Organization
KeyW is a pure-play national security solutions provider for the Intelligence, Cyber and Counterterrorism Communities' toughest challenges. We support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full spectrum of their missions. We employ and challenge more than 2,000 of the most talented professionals in the industry with solving such complex problems as preventing cyber threats, transforming data into intelligence and combating global terrorism.

KeyW, together with its direct and indirect subsidiaries, encourages and actively supports a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and commits to provide equal opportunity to each individual, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, veteran status, disability or any other classifications protected by Federal, State or local law. In fact, we foster an environment that promotes diversity, balance and fun-because we believe in the importance of having a workplace as unique as the challenges we solve.

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About KEYW Corporation

KEYW is an adaptable, powerfully capable company whose members have made many important, creative contributions to science, defense, space and the intelligence community. We take pride in these contributions to security and the quality of life. Even more, we are grateful to our customers for entrusting critically important tasks to us. The people of KEYW take on new challenges with confidence and commitment. We are an unbeatable team with the technical, management and financial capacity to perform the tough assignments of the future. KEYW is building a "total solutions company" that will be more agile than larger competitors and will focus on solving the “hard problems”. Our operating philosophy is to be responsive, agile, and focused on solving our customers’ difficult problems. Our core capabilities include: hardware and software development, system integration, test and evaluation, field support, computer and network operations, information security and specialized training. Our success is due in large part to our commitment to more than just do work for our customers, but instead to partner with them at every conceivable level. While such partnerships bring programmatic success, we measure ourselves by the real-world impacts and successes these partnerships have and will achieve.

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