Technical Artist (SkillBridge Intern) - 18412 with Security Clearance

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HII Mission Technologies
Hampton, Virginia
Apr 01, 2024
Apr 24, 2024
Safety / Security
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Requisition Number: 18412 Required Travel: 0 - 10% Employment Type: Temporary Worker Security Clearance: Secret Level of Experience: Intern This opportunity resides with Fleet Sustainment, a business group within HII's Mission Technologies division. For 40 years, the U.S. Navy has entrusted HII to maintain and modernize the vast majority of its fleet. From small watercraft to submarines, combatants and aircraft carriers, our systems and maintenance experts help the Navy maintain a high state of readiness. And, we deploy with the most advanced technology and capability available. Meet HII's Mission Technologies Division Our team of more than 7,000 professionals worldwide delivers all-domain expertise and advanced technologies in service of mission partners across the globe. Mission Technologies is leading the next evolution of national defense - the data evolution - by accelerating a breadth of national security solutions for government and commercial customers. Our capabilities range from C5ISR, AI and Big Data, cyber operations and synthetic training environments to fleet sustainment, environmental remediation and the largest family of unmanned underwater vehicles in every class. Find the role that's right for you. Apply today. We look forward to meeting you. Summary This is an UNPAID internship through the DoD SkillBridge Program for transitioning active-duty US military personnel. DoD SkillBridge Internships are available to help transitioning active-duty military personnel gain real-world experience in the work force sometime during their final 180 days of active-duty service. The intern will actively train on meaningful projects and work closely with a mentor and with senior company leadership. HII Mission Technologies Internship programs are focused on placing transitioning military into internships that require KSAs, Education & Military Training similar to their current or previous military jobs; positions that could easily transition over to a full-time regular and permanent job with HII. Objective The SkillBridge intern will train as a Technical Artist 2 within HII-Mission Technologies, reporting to a designated HII Supervisor (Holly South), with the goal of learning the actions and duties required of our Technical Artists in support of various Newport News Shipbuilding customers such as photography, videography, 2D graphics development, and more. The intern will be assigned special projects, as needed. Desired End State (3 month target) At the end of three months, the intern will be able to apply design knowledge, Adobe Creative Suite experience, and project standards to create 2D graphics for training purposes; understand requirements of and complete photo requests on board US Navy aircraft carriers; and apply knowledge of cameras and requirements of storyboards to execute photo and video shoots.
The intern will develop a good understanding of the Multimedia department at HII Fleet Support Group: Learn about department's range of capabilities
Apply photography abilities and Aircraft Carrier knowledge to complete photo requests supporting RCOH planning activities
Complete Multimedia Requests (MMRs) in following areas: 2D graphics development
photography and photo editing
videography and video editing Mission Technologies will benefit from the military background of the SkillBridge intern's knowledge and experience specific in photography, videography, Adobe Creative Suite, and Naval Vessels (specifically Aircraft Carriers) and considers the SkillBridge internship an overall positive experience.
Assumptions/Restrictions SkillBridge Intern must have a Confidential or Secret Clearance. SkillBridge Intern will be available during business hours of the contract supported for meetings and training.
Program of Instruction Training Location: Hampton, VA Training Plan Week 1: In processing, Introductions/office familiarization.
Week 2: Introduction to Mission Technologies internal customers, briefing on Multimedia department capabilities, and any required training courses (business conduct, cybersecurity, etc.)
Week 3: Intro to basic departmental operations including Multimedia Request (MMR) process
Week 4: Completes 2D graphics MMR(s) using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
Week 5: Introduction to camera and studio equipment and Photo/Video process
Week 6: Completes Photo and/or Video MMR(s) using Adobe Premiere
Weeks 7 & 8: In-depth briefing on RCOH Media Library product and Shipcheck process including safety brief
Weeks 9 & 10: Completes Shipcheck Photo Requests
Week 11: Opportunity to shadow and work with other Technical Artists in areas of 3D modeling and animation, 3D printing, audio recording and editing, etc.
Week 12: Engage with HII PM and team for performance and evaluation feedback
NOTE: Weeks 6 through 11 may be re-sequenced depending on ship schedule and photo/video shoot schedules. Minimum Qualifications Active-Duty Military ONLY within final 180 days of active-duty service. Applications accepted within final 12 months of active-duty service. Education and Experience dependent on Program of Instruction. Navy Mass Communications Specialist (MC) experience 5 years
Confidential or Secret Clearance
Aircraft Carrier Experience
Adobe Creative Suite Experience
Physical Requirements Physical Requirements will vary and is dependent on the Program of Instruction. Why HII We build the world's most powerful, survivable naval ships and defense technology solutions that safeguard our seas, sky, land, space and cyber. Our diverse workforce includes skilled tradespeople; artificial intelligence, machine learning (AI/ML) experts; engineers; technologists; scientists; logistics experts; and business administration professionals. Recognized as one of America's top large company employers, we are a values and ethics driven organization that puts people's safety and well-being first. Regardless of your role or where you serve, at HII, you'll find a supportive and welcoming environment, competitive benefits, and valuable educational and training programs for continual career growth at every stage of your career. Together we are working to ensure a future where everyone can be free and thrive. Today's challenges are bigger than ever, and the nation needs the best of us. It's why we're focused on hiring, developing and nurturing our diversity. We believe that diversity among our workforce strengthens the organization, stimulates creativity, promotes the exchange of ideas and enriches the work lives of all our employees. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law. Do You Need Assistance? If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Reasonable accommodations are considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address. Additionally, you may also call 1- for assistance. Press for HII Technical Solutions.