Intern – Systems Engineer – Las Cruces, New Mexico (Paid) 2016
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Job ID 1600004952 Date posted 03/12/2016
Location Las Cruces New Mexico United States
Assist the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite System (TDRSS) team maintaining the current constellation as well as working with the Space Network to modernize the White Sands Complex (WSC) ground system for the new generation of TDRS. This very intense process involves modernized Command and Telemetry systems, new generation Ground Based Beamformers (GBBF), two Ka-Band End-to-End Test Antenna systems, and SGLT upgrades associated with the new TDRS Spacecraft. The primary TDRS ground terminals are located near Las Cruces, New Mexico. These two functionally identical ground terminals, White Sands Ground Terminal (WSGT) and Second TDRS Ground Terminal (STGT), are collectively known as the White Sands Complex. Customer forward data is uplinked from the ground segment to a TDRS and relayed from the TDRS to the customer spacecraft. Return data is relayed from the customer spacecraft through a TDRS to the WSC ground segment and then on to the customer designated data collection location. The three operational TDRS satellites are located in geosynchronous orbit above three different regions of the Earth.
Assist the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite System (TDRSS) team maintaining the current constellation as well as working with the Space Network to modernize the White Sands Complex (WSC) ground system for the new generation of TDRS. This very intense process involves modernized Command and Telemetry systems, new generation Ground Based Beamformers (GBBF), two Ka-Band End-to-End Test Antenna systems, and SGLT upgrades associated with the new TDRS Spacecraft.
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APPLICATION GUIDANCE: Clearly state your cumulative GPA, degree type with major, and graduation date (month & year) on your resume. Candidates are encouraged to apply early as hiring is conducted on a rolling basis.
Position will require an active (or ability to obtain) U.S. Security Clearance, for which the US Government requires US Citizenship. This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “US Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required.
Boeing is the world’s largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners and defense, space and security systems. Here, you’ll work alongside more than 170,000 exceptional people-each focused on bringing great products and services to market. These could range from new cyber security solutions to the revolutionary 787 Dreamliner and innovative satellite technology.Located in more than 70 countries, Boeing is comprised of one of the most diverse, talented, and innovative workforces you will find anywhere. More than 140,000 of our people hold degrees from approximately 2,700 colleges and universities worldwide. Their expertise and knowledge represent virtually every business and technical field. By building a career at Boeing, you’ll have the opportunity to grow your skills, create relationships around the world and help shape the future of aerospace.
Networks & Space Systems
Relocation Assistance Available
No. Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit.
To qualify, candidates must be enrolled in a Bachelors or Masters degree program, majoring in Engineering, Technical, or Applied Sciences Field.
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