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2024 Internship - Engineer/Analyst - Applied Technologies & Threat Engineering
| The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory|
United States, Maryland, Laurel
11100 Johns Hopkins Road (Show on map)
|October 05, 2023|
Would like to be part of a team that is revolutionizing modern warfare and pushing the boundaries in the art of the possible?
Do you want to become an expert in adversary system capabilities and advanced technologies for defense applications against those adversary weapons?
If you are pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Math, Physics, or related degrees, and a looking for internship opportunities to work on challenging technical problems, we would love to have you join our team. Our group works on some of the most difficult and influential problems in the Department of Defense (DoD) - how to defend our military and homeland through deep knowledge of the foreign threat as well as the subject matter expertise and curiosity to figure out how to defeat them through High Power Microwave (HPM), High Energy Laser (HEL), Electronic Warfare (EW), and more.
We are seeking highly motivated students to help us understand and develop models and simulations for adversary missile systems, as well as for US non-kinetic technology. You will be joining a hardworking team of engineers and scientists who are subject matter experts in this area, and develop, test, and analyze various advanced technologies for missile defense. This team also provides insights to the Air and Missile Defense Sector about adversary weapons as we develop innovative defenses to defend the US homeland, allies, and troops overseas.
We strive to foster an environment of collaboration and commitment to the mission of Revolutionizing the Art of Defense. Our team values of Courageous Curiosity, Enthusiastic Empathy, and Inspired Improvement help grow our capabilities based on a solid foundation of teamwork and cooperation.
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Why work at APL?
The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) brings world-class expertise to our nation's most critical defense, security, space and science challenges. While we are dedicated to solving complex challenges and pioneering new technologies, what makes us truly outstanding is our culture. We offer a vibrant, welcoming atmosphere where you can bring your authentic self to work, continue to grow, and build strong connections with inspiring teammates.
At APL, we celebrate our differences and encourage creativity and bold, new ideas. Our employees enjoy generous benefits, including a robust education assistance program, unparalleled retirement contributions, and a healthy work/life balance. APL's campus is located in the Baltimore-Washington metro area. Learn more about our career opportunities at .
APL is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, occupation, marital or familial status, political opinion, personal appearance, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
APL is committed to promoting an innovative environment that embraces diversity, encourages creativity, and supports inclusion of new ideas. In doing so, we are committed to providing reasonable accommodation to individuals of all abilities, including those with disabilities. If you require a reasonable accommodation to participate in any part of the hiring process, please contact Accommodations@jhuapl.edu. Only by ensuring that everyone's voice is heard are we empowered to be bold, do great things, and make the world a better place.