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MAXAR Intern, Spacecraft Systems Core Engineer in United States

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SSL is hiring for our 2019 Summer Internship Program!

Spacecraft Systems Engineering is an opportunity for involvement in the entire life cycle of high power communications satellites and be on the leading edge of new developments in space. This is a requisition for summer of 2018 intern positions with involvement in the design, integration, and test of space systems. The Spacecraft Systems team will need interns in the following areas

-Spacecraft assembly, integration and test

-Spacecraft design (3-D modeling skills a plus for this role)

-Spacecraft thermal analysis

-Program Systems Engineering


Currently enrolled and completion of two years or more of college education towards a 4 year BS degree in engineering, math or physics.

Ability to work as part of a team of engineers on a project

Interest in Aerospace or Systems engineering is preferred

Experience or interest in process improvement techniques is a plus.

Clear oral and written communication skills in English required. Multi-lingual skills a plus.

Proficient in Word, Excel, and Powerpoint or similar suite.

Programming or database skills a plus.

Process improvement experience a plus.

MAXAR Technologies offers a generous compensation package including a competitive salary; choice of medical plan; dental, life, and disability insurance; a 401(K) plan with competitive company match; paid holidays and paid time off.

We are a vertically integrated, new space economy story, including segments across the value continuum for every moment leading up to and following launch. We lead in satellite communications (building and operating), ground infrastructure, Earth observation, advanced analytics, insights from machine learning, next-generation propulsion, space robotics, on-orbit servicing, on-orbit assembly, and protection of space assets through cybersecurity and monitoring of space systems. By integrating our leading-edge capabilities, we provide innovative, cost-effective solutions, value for customers, and thus unlock the multiplier effect of our combined businesses.