Posted: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 12:15 AM
Requisition ID: 29123
All Locations: El Segundo, CA (California)
A trusted partner. A national resource. A leader in national security space. We are THE Aerospace Corporation. A team that takes pride in our readiness to solve some of the most complex technical challenges in existence. With challenges spanning clandestine to commercial, you'll have the unique opportunity to work on projects that are literally evolving our nations space and launch capabilities. We all share a common passion and aspiration : to serve a mission much bigger than ourselves. When you join our team, you'll be part of a rare collection of thought leaders and game:changing innovators. Are you ready to launch your career?
SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES
The Modeling and Simulation Department (MSD) is involved in the design and implementation of large:scale, system:of:systems simulations and provides world:class analysis of the performance and utility of space, ground, and related systems for DoD, NRO, Civil, and Commercial Customers. Specific areas of focus include military utility analysis, communication architecture and network assessments, space resiliency, unmanned air systems, scenario and concept of operations development, model:based system engineering, and ballistic missile defense.
This is a summer internship position in the Modeling and Simulation Department (MSD) to support the modeling, simulation, and analysis of space systems.
:?Define, develop and employ system models
:Use and develop operational scenarios
:Conduct tradeoff analysis
:Simulation of alternative architectures
:Participates with an interdisciplinary team in ongoing research or technical programs with academic collaboration partners.
:Applies standard techniques and procedures to carry out a series of prescribed scientific and/or engineering tasks.
:Training and mentorship will be provided. 13;
Performance standards to be successful in this internship position include:
:Strong written and oral communication skills
:Must work well in a team environment
:Must possess strong organizational, time management and project management skills
:Demonstrated flexibility and ability to adapt to changing organizational need
:Effective interpersonal skills to coordinate efforts and work with other internal and external organizations
:Demonstrates behavior that is consistent with the companys values of Dedication to Mission Success, Technical Excellence, Commitment to Our People, Integrity and Objectivity.
:Currently enrolled at an accredited college/university degree program pursuing a Bachelors degree in Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science or related program
:At least two years of an undergraduate curriculum in engineering, applied mathematics, or computer science is required
:Academic project or research experience is required
:Interest or experience in systems engineering, operations research, and/or the modeling and simulation of large:scale systems is required
:Excellent computing skills and the facility computer programs to solve complex problems is required
:Good problem solving and teaming skills, including the ability to identify, organize, prioritize, and ensure timely completion of tasks is required
:Excellent written and oral communication skills are required
:Experience with Microsoft Office applications (Word, PowerPoint and Excel)
:Minimum GPA 3.0
:Must be able to obtain a security clearance
:US Citizenship required
:GPA 3.5 or higher
:Active security clearance
:Knowledge of one or more programming languages, such as Matlab, VBA, Python, C++, and Java is preferred
Temporary housing assistance is not available.
The Aerospace Corporation functions as the nations independent testing, assessment, and research center for national security space systems, specializin
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