Systems Engineering Summer Intern

DCS Corp
Littleton, Massachusetts
Apr 01, 2024
Apr 08, 2024
Engineering, Systems
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
This is an opportunity to join the fast-paced world of engineering the next generation manned and unmanned combat vehicles and watercraft systems for the U.S. Army and Marine Corp. Working as a DCS employee in Littleton, Massachusetts, you will assist in the development of electrical and electronic subsystems for military ground vehicle and marine vessels. This is a full-time paid summer internship position.

Essential Job Functions:

Under supervision of a senior engineer:

Participate in requirements development.

Interface with internal and external customers

Produce requirements artifacts.

Develop system architecture, ICD, and compliance verification matrix.

Characterize and measure system performance.

Coordinate and oversee systems engineering processes throughout product development life cycle.

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Junior or Senior year candidate for bachelor's degree in systems, robotics, electrical engineering, or mechanical engineering.

Basic proficiency with modeling and simulation such as Matlab Simulink or similar tools.

Understanding of the systems engineering lifecycle and system level design and the ability to develop system level requirements and design artifacts.

Experience developing system and subsystem level requirements and designs for hardware and software implementations.

Working knowledge of COTS equipment.

Effective communication skills, both oral and written.

Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Outlook, Visio and PowerPoint).

Desired Skills:

Previous internship experience working with ground vehicles equipment: computers, network switches, radio communications, power supplies, wire harnesses, and other equipment.

Experience with use of requirements development software, e.g. DOORS or similar.

Experience with ruggedized COTS and military grade equipment.