Ball Corporation / Ball Aerospace Technical Intern - Systems Engineer in Lafayette, Colorado
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The Operations Strategic Support Unit plays a fundamental role in enabling efficient business and program execution – from technologies and investments to supply chain, manufacturing and test operations, facilities management, and information technology services.
The Ball Aerospace Internship Program is a 10-week summer program that provides interns with practical experience working on relevant projects while working with designated mentors; access to state-of-the-art equipment; a competitive wage; relocation reimbursement; in-house training; group activities; possible future employment and the ability to participate in the Ball Aerospace Remote Sensing Team (BIRST) program to build and launch a rocket or high-altitude balloon. At the conclusion of your internship, you will be required to prepare and deliver a formal presentation of your project work to your respective department.
Technical Intern - Systems Engineer
What You’ll Do:
Exposure to the Automated Solarwinds Enterprise Monitoring System
Implement a Virtual Infrastructure environment utilizing the latest VMware software.
Support current Infrastructure environment comprised of the latest Microsoft and Linux operating systems.
Maintain a comprehensive and holistic system view while addressing stakeholder security risks and concerns regarding information integrity and assurance implementation through the application of Systems Engineering skills.
Ensure the effectiveness and suitability of the security elements of the systems as an enabler to mission success.
Ensure that relevant threat and vulnerability data is considered in support of information security decisions.
Support security risk management activities, including the ICD 503 Risk Management Framework (RMF), producing related security risk management information.
Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Support Units and the Company. Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
Perform other duties as necessary.
What You’ll Need:
Must have completed your sophomore or junior year and be enrolled in a degree program for the fall of 2021. We will also accept students enrolled in a post graduate program.
Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
Pursuing a degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Science, or related technical degree field such as Computer Information Systems.
Experience with aerospace engineering preferred, specifically spacecraft and space mission concept development.
MATLAB programming skills.
Strong analytic capabilities.
Ability to document analysis results and write reports.
Effective oral and written communication skills.
Ability to contribute to the success of small teams through excellent teamwork.
Work is performed in an office, laboratory, production floor, or cleanroom, outdoors or remote research environment.
May occasionally work in production work centers where use of protective equipment and gear is required.
May access other facilities in various weather conditions.
Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.
Relocation for this position is available.
US CITIZENSHIP MAY BE REQUIRED
Ball Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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