Optical Engineering SEPP Intern | United Technologies

Date Posted: 
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
Position Location: 
Carlsbad, CA
Job Description: 

Collins Aerospace is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Created in 2018 by bringing together Rockwell Collins and UTC Aerospace Systems, Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

Perform professional technical work which is specific in nature and requires knowledge and application of basic optical engineering principles, theories, and concepts to complete assignments under direct technical supervision.

1. Support the Product Design Team

  • Support senior engineering personnel in the development, testing, and selection of basic optical components utilizing fundamental optical engineering principles, theories, and techniques.
  • Assist in the design and development of specific optical modules or components to meet specified design requirements.
  • Assist in the design and development of measurement setups and procedures to verify optical performance.
  • Receive close direction and instruction from senior engineering staff.

2. Perform Optical Analyses

  • Obtain working knowledge of company standard analysis tools.
  • Perform basic analyses of optical systems.
  • Compile data for investigation by senior optical engineering personnel.

3. Support Verification/Validation of Design

  • Support the assembly, alignment and testing of design hardware.
  • Assist in the design and assembly of prototype hardware.
  • Support the testing of hardware.

4. Prepare Documentation

  • Generate and review the technical content of drawings, engineering specifications, reports and other documentation associated with the optical design.

5. Perform other duties and responsibilities as required.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must be pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree in a related field of study from an accredited institution
  • Must have GPA of 3.0
  • Must have completed 30 hours of college coursework

At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form – with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.

Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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