Leonardo DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.
Headquartered in Arlington, VA, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A. which employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards performance. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at www.leonardodrs.com.
DRS Signal Solutions, Inc. specializes in communications-surveillance products that meld both RF and DSP technologies and is a leading worldwide supplier of high-quality signal-intercept equipment. We provide creative RF solutions to the Department of Defense and prime contractors. The facility designs and manufactures HF, VHF, and SHF tuners and receivers, demodulators, direction finders and wireless intercept solutions.
Job Location: Germantown, MD
Job Title Engineering Intern I Technical
Work closely with senior engineers in the creation of exciting and innovative technologies. You will have direct exposure to various fields through working with industry experts on a multi-disciplinary team. Your career growth will be supported with the necessary resources, training, and personal mentorship.
Assist lead engineers in the research and development of next generation technologies
Conduct design analysis under the supervision of senior engineers
Complete hardware testing and evaluate the results against requirements
Perform a wide variety of tasks to gain familiarity with the engineering staff, methods, programs and practices
Electrical Engineering: Interest in RF, Analog and digital circuit design.
Introduction to test equipment (Spectrum Analyzers, Scalar/Network Analyzers, Signal Sources, Oscilloscope). Troubleshoots and diagnoses malfunctions in existing products or systems and makes modifications as needed. Analyzes, develops and recommends design approaches. Exposure to schematic capture and PCB layout design tools.
Firmware Engineering: Interest in developing VHDL and Verilog FPGA designs.
Applications include Signal Processing, Real-time State Machines, Waveform Generation, and High-speed Interfaces. Development or modification of Intellectual Property (IP) blocks. Perform simulation of implementations and validate with logic analyzers, oscilloscopes, and signal integrity analyzers.
Software Engineering: Interest in design, development, analysis, testing and debugging of computer software applications and/or systems running on embedded Linux platforms.
Completion of documentation and procedures for installation and maintenance of deployed applications. Experience in one or more of the following languages: Java, C/C++, or Python.
Mechanical Engineering: Interest in highly integrated electromechanical solutions.
Model assemblies in PTC Creo (Pro E) and AutoCAD design suites. Thermal analysis with ANSYS Icepack fluent computational fluid dynamics (CFD) solver. Work with our machinists in our on-site metal fabrication shop. Conduct product environmental qualifications including: vibration, shock, thermal, altitude, and corrosive environments.
Systems Engineering: Interest with the analysis, design, development and implementation of new and/or existing systems/sub-systems.
May include Architectural Design, Requirements Engineering, and Lifecycle Management. Work with our senior staff on the integration of our products within the overall deployment platform.
2+ years of college level education
Overall cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related technical field
Must be able to communicate effectively and work in a team environment or on independent assignments
Leonardo DRS, Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state or local law. #AIS