RF Engineer Intern


Job Description:

Leidos is seeking an Electrical Engineering Intern for our Arlington, VA office. We are seeking a candidate to work with our engineering and production teams as we develop and produce cutting-edge solutions to challenging defense-related problems. As an intern, you will work with experienced engineers in a hands-on environment which offers the opportunity to work on real-world problems. You will apply what you have already learned while gaining additional skills and knowledge as you work under the direction (mentorship) of a more senior engineer.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Support design, development and test of RF hardware (DC-40GHz) as part of a highly complex integrated sensor solution.
  • Analyze schematic diagrams for either custom or commercial-off-the shelf (COTS) electronic hardware involving high-speed digital and/or analog circuitry.
  • Participate in product verification of the design to ensure requirements are being met.
  • Assist in compilation and completion of technical documentation
  • Provide occasional technical support and/or field support planning, and other field support in general if needed.

Basic Qualifications
  • Pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical engineering, Computer Science or comparable with an average 3.0 GPA
  • Enrolled in an ABET-accredited engineering degree program
  • Completion of freshman-level engineering curriculum
  • Strong problem solving and organizational skills; ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Self-motivated with the desire to learn and perform diverse work
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products such as Word and Excel
  • U.S. citizen- Ability to obtain DoD security clearance

Preferred Qualifications
  • Practical knowledge of lab test equipment and measurement methods
  • Hands on experience with hardware integration, test and debug tools (Signal generators, spectrum analyzers, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Software languages such as Matlab, C++ and Python
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Existing Secret (or above) Clearance

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