Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation Co-op Program - Nonexempt in Stratford, Connecticut

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Job Description: The Sikorsky System Engineering Department is seeking candidates for System Engineering coop/intern assignments for the Spring Semester 2017 through the summer (January – August 2017). Assignments will be at Sikorsky facilities in the Connecticut.

Assignments will be in a cross-functional team environment encompassing a full range of product/project system engineering activities including working with design, development, testing and support of helicopter product line. Candidates must display an ability to think logically, communicate a clear understanding of their subject matter and offer informed suggestions to improve processes; respect individual differences and utilize the diverse thinking and contributions of all team members/employees.

The system engineering candidate will assist the system engineering project team in following areas:

  • Development and management of system design requirements

  • Establishment and maintenance of relational databases

  • Development, statusing and closure of risks mitigation plans

  • Collection and reporting of metrics

  • Assignment and statusing of action items

  • Assessment of impact of requirements or design change impacts

  • Support of presentations

Auto req ID: 39283BR

Travel Requirements: 10%

Experience/Qualifications: A working knowledge of PC's and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Project) applications is strongly desired. Strong communication and organizational skills are required to work effectively in the System Engineering department. Proficiency in DOORS requirements management application is a plus. Proficiency in MS Access is a plus. Advanced proficiency in Excel is a plus. Ability to read and interpret written and verbally communicated requirements is required. The candidate must possess the ability to work independently from communicated requirements.

Job Function: Special Programs

Job Discipline: Engineering

State: Connecticut

Education: Candidates must be pursuing a BS or MS degree and should have completed at least three (3) semesters of study in any of the following majors: Aerospace, Electrical, Mechanical or Computer Engineering, System Engineering, Engineering Mechanics, Engineering Science, Materials Science or Computer Science.

City: Stratford

Employment Type: Intern

Country: United States

Shift: 1 Shift