Intern II

DRS Technologies San Diego, CA
Position: Intern II

DRS Daylight Solutions is a subsidiary of Leonardo DRS. Our mission at DRS Daylight Solutions is to be the leading provider of best-in-class, mid-infrared sources and systems for defense, commercial, and research markets. Our global leadership position in advanced, mid-IR technology means that DRS

Daylight Solutions customers benefit from a sustainable, competitive advantage in molecular detection and imaging applications.

Leonardo DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.

Headquartered in Arlington, VA, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A. which employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture, which rewards performance. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at

Company Overview

In 2005, three high-tech entrepreneurs founded DRS Daylight Solutions in San Diego, California, with the goal of developing breakthrough technologies and products around the company's core technology: mid-IR quantum cascade lasers (QCLs). Since then, the company has introduced three groundbreaking products.

Are you an innovator that wants to be part of the solution?

We're looking for pioneers who bring great ideas from concept to reality.

DRS Daylight Solutions culture is family oriented, innovative, and collaborative. We enjoy working hard and have fun doing it. Our purpose is to save lives with light.

Job Location: San Diego, CA

Position Summary:

* Work closely with and assist engineers in the conduct of various engineering assignments

* Carry out basic work instructions that will help in understanding the fundamentals of the company and also learn new things

* Conduct limited scope testing under the supervision of engineers

* Completing assigned tasks on time

* Gather and assemble data for engineers

* May be required to help in research in a particular field

* Conduct design analysis and/or calculations under the supervision of engineers

* Assist engineers with appropriate design details

* Must have good interpersonal skills and have the ability to build a good network

* Perform a wide variety of tasks to gain familiarity with the engineering staff, methods, programs and practices

* Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization

Duties and Responsibilities:

* Supports scientific creating work instructions.

Basic Qualifications:

* High School Diploma/ GED; some progress towards college degree (i.e. engineering student)

* Must be diligent, hardworking, and quick to learn

Leonardo DRS, Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. #DLS