Systems Engineer Intern (Guidance, Navigation, Controls)
Louisville, CO US
Posted Today
Job/Internship Description
Interns will work with a designated mentor or team to gain a thorough understanding of the career field of interest to include theory and practical application of obtained knowledge. The intern will benefit from mentoring, coaching and side-by-side work with knowledgeable and experienced experts in the field. The objective is real, hands-on work assignments related to intern's major, providing them with skills vitally important in today's business environment.

What You'll Do

As a Guidance Navigation and Controls Intern you will spend 10-12 weeks learning about and making an impact in a specialized area within SNC. You will help to deliver superior results to our clients while working in a highly collaborative and agile environment.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Establish learning objectives with mentor/supervisor
  • Support Assignments that represent general tasking amongst the following areas:
    • Development of robust integrated GN&C algorithms
    • Development, verification and validation of GN&C algorithms and flight software
    • Development and maturation of GN&C design and analysis tools
    • Preparation of materials for design reviews
  • Occasionally takes on special projects as assigned by the mentor/supervisor

Additional Responsibilities Include:

  • Punctuality to work each day and prepared to work scheduled work hours
  • Other duties as assigned

Compliance Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for thoughtful adherence to all SNC policies, procedures and compliance regulations (internal and external
  • Responsible for timely execution of all personnel related activities such as Timesheet completion

Essential Functions:

  • Minimum physical requirements to perform all duties and responsibilities, as defined by management

You Have

  • A GPA of 3.2 or above; 3.0 or above for working students
  • Technical skills complimentary to your field of interest
  • Strong skills in Microsoft Office products
  • The ability to work in a highly collaborative team environment
  • The capability to be highly organized and detailed

Other Qualifications:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen or have authorization to work in the United States and maintain a security clearance.

Note: Ability to obtain a security clearance may be required.

Sierra Nevada Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer
– Minority / Female / Disability / Vet


Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Part Time
Period of Employment
Type of Compensation
College Credits Earned
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