United Technologies Corporation Optical Engineering Intern in Westford, Massachusetts

Job ID: 54717BR

City: Westford

State: Massachusetts

Country: United States

Category: Engineering: Software Engrg

Job Type:

Description:

Do you have what it takes to push the boundaries of game-changing technologies, deliver results while working with a diverse team of talented individuals, and challenge yourself knowing that what we do matters to the Warfighter? Are you Mission Ready? This job is for you!

We at ISR & Space Systems are world leaders in high altitude electro-optical sensors, employed by the U.S. and foreign military in time critical intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance operations. Our passion for supporting the Warfighters and their mission demands excellence in everything we do, from the talent we recruit to the highly-engineered systems we deliver. We value people, integrity, ideas and performance.

The Optical Engineering group in Westford MA is looking for a summer 2018 intern. This position will help set-up, collect, and document lab optical tests in support of production and IRAD projects. These tasks include, but are not limited to, optical alignment, interferometry, resolution and MTF testing. In addition to the hands-on lab support, the intern will have the opportunity to help with optical analysis, computer programming, and/or technical documentation tasks to support our on-going work. The computer based tasks will be assigned based on the intern’s education level and aptitude and picked from a list of tasks funded at the time of the internship. Good technical documentation skills and a willingness to learn are a must for this position. On a day-to-day basis, the intern will be overseen and work with one of our five degreed optical engineers.

  • Able to work well in a team environment.

  • Eager to learn new skills.

  • Able to solve problems independently.

  • Willing to help plan, organize and execute short duration tasks.

  • Able to give technical presentations.

Qualification:

  • MS Office (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, etc.)

  • ZEMAX or CODEV optical design software

  • Optical alignment of Cassegrain telescopes and off-axis parabolas.

  • MetroPro, 4Sight, or Durango metrology software.

  • Matlab, Python, or MathCad software

  • The internship shall be a minimum of 10 weeks in length

  • US Citizenship is required.

Education: Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's degree program in Engineering and have completed 3rd year by the time of the internship or possess Bachelor's degree and enrolled in an advanced Engineering degree program.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

  • MS Office (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, etc.)

  • ZEMAX or CODEV optical design software

  • Optical alignment of Cassegrain telescopes and off-axis parabolas.

  • MetroPro, 4Sight, or Durango metrology software.

  • Matlab, Python, or MathCad software

  • The internship shall be a minimum of 10 weeks in length

  • US Citizenship is required.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.