Orbital ATK Engineering Intern with an Active Secret Clearance in Clearfield, Utah

Engineering Intern with an Active Secret Clearance




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With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, more than 12,000 employees, and operations in 17 states across the U.S. and in several international locations, Orbital ATK is a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission — whether it’s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch or protecting our nation. Headquartered in Dulles, Virginia, we design, build and deliver space, defense and aviation systems for customers around the world, both as a prime contractor and merchant supplier. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential.

If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary and comprehensive benefits, including medical, dental, 401(k), tuition reimbursement and much more.

Job Duties:

  • Apply theoretical knowledge and engineering techniques to the solution of basic analytical engineering problems; such as test, analysis and design.

  • Assist designing and maintaining aerospace, defense and/or flight components, structures, and systems.

  • Assist in the preparation of presentations on technical subjects.

  • Apply programming and computer application skills.

  • Practice and learn technical professional behavior including memorandum writing, email and calendar usage via Outlook.

  • If required, assist with testing in the Environmental Testing Lab.

  • Complete intern-specific projects and perform related duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

  • Currently pursuing a B.S. M.S. or PhD in aerospace, chemical, electrical, industrial, materials, mechanical engineering, or a closely related discipline.

  • General understanding of fundamental engineering principles, practices, and theories.

  • Interest in working in the space and/or defense industry.

  • Strong computer skills including MS Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills as well as strong interpersonal and problem solving skills.

  • Ability to work well in a team environment.

  • Permanent and legal right to work in the U.S. without student visa or sponsorship.

  • Must have an active clearance with an investigation within the last 4.5 years (or 4 years 6 months).

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3.0 GPA or higher

Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products – and your ideas – into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you’ll be amazed at what you can do!

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D

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Category: Engineering and Sciences

Desired Travel: less than 25%

Group: Flight

Expertise: Engineering

Education: Bachelors

Job Type: Intern

Location: UT-Clearfield

Years of Experience: 0-1 Year

Orbital ATK at https://www.orbitalatk.com is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. If you need special assistance or accommodations while seeking employment please email careers@OrbitalATK.com or call the accommodations hotline at 952-351-3000. Please note that this email address and hotline are for accommodation purposes only. Orbital ATK will not respond to inquiries for other purposes.