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Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
10/16/2016
Job Category:
Engineering
Student Trainee (Engineering)
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About the Agency

The NASA Pathways Intern Program provides students with the opportunity to explore NASA careers and gain meaningful developmental work experience.

* *These internships are beginning Spring 2017. Initial work rotation period will be approximately JANUARY 9, 2017 THROUGH AUGUST 4, 2017. In order to be considered for this internship, applicants must be available to work and meet all program eligibility requirements in the General Qualifications section of this announcement for the entire rotation period stated in this announcement.**

This announcement is for intern positions in the Scientific, Technical, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) occupations. Opportunities include multiple types of positions within these occupational areas at the NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center.

You may be required to perform rotational assignments to various organizations. Additionally, these positions require you to work a specific schedule such as rotating semesters between school and NASA. You may be required to work additional rotations depending on degree completion date.

To receive consideration, you must submit a resume and answer NASA-specific questions. The NASA questions appear after you submit your resume and are transferred to the NASA website. If you successfully apply, USAJOBS will show your application status as 'Received'. If your status is 'Application Status Not Available', you have not successfully applied. Do not rely on a USAJOBS email to confirm successful application. Only an email from NASA confirms a successful application.

Duties

This position is part of the NASA Pathways Intern Program which is a formal training program.

These student trainee engineering positions are in various organizations. These organizations include: Operations Engineering, Mission Information and Test Systems, and Research and Engineering. Students work under the mentorship of an engineering professional in specialties such as Aerospace Engineering, Computer Engineering, and Electronics Engineering. Student will assist engineering professionals in non-routine and progressively responsible duties which are directly related to the student's academic studies and occupational specialty.

About National Aeronautics and Space Administration

The NASA Innovative Lunar Demonstrations Data (ILDD) contracts provide for issuance of delivery orders that will specify data associated with system testing and integration, launch, in-space maneuvers, braking burns, lunar landing and other enhanced capabilities. Knowledge acquired from this data will be applied to the development of lander systems necessary to execute human and robotic missions to the moon, near-Earth asteroids or other solar system destinations. They will contribute to NASA's efforts to enable affordable and sustainable space exploration.