Systems Engineer Intern

Chantilly, Virginia
Oct 30, 2020
Nov 13, 2020
Full Time


Company Job Title: Systems Engineer Intern

Clearance: Background Check

Location: Chantilly, VA

Reports To: Program Manager

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt, Part-Time, Temporary


The Systems Engineer Intern works as part of a team supporting the design, integration, inspection, inventory, and installation of Commercial off the Shelf (COTS) and Government off the Shelf (GOTS) equipment in support of the Army Geospatial Center and provide operational support as required.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Coordinate system development tasks including, design, integration, and formal testing of COTS and GOTS include, Information Technology (IT) equipment
  • Create and maintain programmatic and technical documentation and drawings in Visio, AutoCAD, and/or SketchUp to ensure efficient planning and execution
  • Develop and complete actions in system specifications, technical and logistical requirements and other disciplines
  • Gather, assemble, and format data and prepare preliminary analysis for program operations as required
  • Label, package, and palletize systems for shipment
  • Manage and document system configurations
  • Oversee formal Government acceptance testing
  • Participate in activities that foster creativity and product innovation including, design activities such as graphics and design
  • Produce and disseminate stored data in a timely manner
  • Provide customer service in a professional work environment, both within CTI and to customers
  • Provide input to the government technical and management lead concerning system, imagery, and data management issues
  • Provide operational support to Program and Operations Managers including, participation in subcontract management tasks, job description preparation, program management reviews, etc. in overall support of operations
  • Provide Quality Control support for contract activities and ISO requirements
  • Work with organizational team procedures to ensure project materials and resources flow through the department in a timely and consistent manner
  • Support warehouse operations activities including, inspection, processing, labeling, integration, and assembly of mobile training suite systems as needed
  • Support program deliverable creation as required
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)
  • High school diploma/GED; Currently enrolled and pursuing a degree
  • Experience with MS Visio and AutoCAD and/or SketchUp
  • Must successfully pass a Background Investigation

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance
  • Strong coordination, organization, teaming, and communication skills
  • Familiar with and understands military concepts and Department of Defense Acquisition and Systems Engineering processes.
  • Must have the ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality, ethics, and integrity
  • Excellent organizational, scheduling and prioritization skills
  • Works well individually or in a group setting
  • Ability to interact with co-workers to develop a team environment
  • Ability to work under pressure and time constraints
  • Ability to be trained
  • Ability to direct system tests and provide instructions to all participating members, regardless of their role, without deviating from the test plan
  • Successfully present technical information
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications including, Outlook, Word, Excel, and Power Point
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to keep a clean and safe work environment
  • Strong math skills

Physical Demands: (The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)
  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee may use repeated motions that include the arms, wrists, hands and/or fingers. The employee is occasionally required to walk, stand, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment: (The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)
  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.
  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Primary Location: United States-Virginia-Chantilly

Organization: Chenega Technical Innovations
Strategic Business Unit: Military Intelligence and Operations Support
Security Requirements: Background Check
Job Schedule: Part Time Non-Exempt
Recruiter: Shanna Perez
Req ID: 2000003140

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