The MITRE Corporation Engineering Intern_Aviation Systems in McLean, Virginia

Engineering Intern_Aviation Systems


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Key Functions:

Support projects for the Federal Aviation Administration(FAA) being conducted by MITRE's Public Sector Programs (MPS) organization. Perform concept development, research, or analysis on a team of engineers, operational domain experts and analysts. Innovate and analyze aviation operations in particular related to airport tower operations,arrival/departure operations, wake mitigation procedures and speech recognition.


Requirement Qualifications:
  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree program with a major in Computer Science, Systems Engineering, or a related technical field.

  • Ability to work as part of a small development team.

  • Must be able to work independently on research related tasking with limited supervision.

  • Demonstrated interest in FAA through coursework, certification or special projects.

  • Currently pursuing an undergraduate degree with a GPA of 3.0 or higher


Job Systems Engineering

Primary Location United States-Virginia-McLean

This requisition requires a clearance of None

Travel No

Job Posting Mar 12, 2018, 10:05:50 AM

Req ID: 00049710