Description:This position is for the MIT Externship Program for January 2020.
Employee will support materials and process engineering and other technical aspects of Advanced Development Program (ADP) activities. Candidate must adapt quickly to new situations, be flexible in their approach to problems, and willing to apply new ideas. Attitude and technical ability are keys to this position. The successful candidate will assist in the development of cutting-edge materials for advanced military aircraft application and define mechanical and environmental test plans for material systems. Candidate will work under the supervision of senior engineers in the selection of materials, optimization of process parameters, and mechanical/environmental testing for these new material samples.
Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access and a security clearance.
Enrolled in an Engineering Degree Program or a related field
Experience with hand assembly of test coupons and various laboratory-scale mechanical, physical and chemical test methods and equipment.
Proficiency with MS Office products (Excel, PowerPoint)
Strong communication skills
Experience in testing materials
Lockheed Martin Corporation