DRS Technologies Inc. Engineer Co-op/Technician - EE in Huntsville, Alabama

Leonardo DRS

Leonardo DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security. Headquartered in Crystal City, VA, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo, which employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture that rewards performance. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website atwww.drs.com. .

Company Overview

Leonardo DRS Land Electronics (DLE) has locations in Melbourne, FL and Huntsville, AL. DLE is a leading designer, manufacturer and integrator of highly engineered, technically advanced defense electronics and systems for U.S. and allied international military and intelligence agency applications. DLE specializes in the manufacture and integration of rugged communications components serving military command, control, communications, computer intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) initiatives, and we are a leading provider of ground vehicle diagnostic and test equipment. Products include cyber-hardened laptop and server computers and networking components, integrated voice/data/routing subsystems, integrated Battle Management Systems and software, vetronics, vehicle-mounted systems supporting man-portable and combat vehicle applications, and fixed and mobile command post solutions.

Job LocationHuntsville, AL

*Position Summary *

Seeking Electrical or Computer Engineering students interested in analog and/or power electronics or Electrical/Test Engineering. Engineering Co-op students are integrated into the existing engineering staff. Under the direction of a senior engineering mentor the student will be provided technically challenging task associated with existing project needs.

Duties and Responsibilities

Modification or preparation of engineering drawings, schematics, components, or wiring diagrams.

Creation or review of technical documents.

Creation or modification of engineering tools or programs.

Lab support of circuit card or assembly testing.

Support of electrical hardware design, test and integration activities.

Interface with DRS internal engineering departments.

Basic Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in electrical or computer engineering program.

  • GPA 2.5 or higher

  • Available to co-op starting in summer 2018 and willing to alternate work semester with school semester. Commitment of 3 work terms.

Leonardo DRS is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer - M/F/Disability/Vet. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state or local law.The Company's policies regarding recruitment, hiring, compensation, benefits, promotion, transfer, training and all other personnel matters are free from discriminatory practices. #LEL