Mechanical Engineer Intern

Leidos Alexandria , VA 22313

Posted 6 months ago

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Mechanical Engineering Intern to be a member of the HR3DGI team with interest in aircraft structure design and analysis.

The engineer will assist with aircraft design work related to aircraft modifications and antenna/sensor mounting provisions. Candidates will learn the steps involved in the build process, from conceptual design to final assembly and installation on the aircraft.

Candidates should have a willingness to work in a shop environment to get hands on experience with the aircraft modifications. Candidates will also be supporting drawing revisions to capture changes in final installation design. Ideal candidates will also have a background in CAD design and machine fabrication techniques.


  • Current students (sophomore and above) pursuing Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or closely related field.

  • Minimum GPA of 3.0

  • CAD software experience

  • Candidate must be able to obtain a DOD Secret security clearance which requires US citizenship.

Desired Skills:

  • SolidWorks design experience

  • Finite Element Analysis (FEA) experience

Leidos is a Fortune 500 information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers.

Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers.

Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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