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Company: BAE Systems
Location: Fort Wayne, IN
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Manufacturing, Engineering, Aerospace


Job Description
Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship or Permanent Resident status

Position Description:
BAE Systems is seeking students pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering,
Computer Engineering, or equivalent for our Co-op program. This position would be in
support of our Controls and Avionics Solutions (CAS) business location in Fort Wayne,
IN. Being a trusted provider of commercial aircraft solutions, the CAS business also
produces and develops highly reliable flight controls, engine controls, flight deck
systems, and cabin systems for the leading manufacturers of commercial aircraft. In
addition, the facility provides aftermarket product repair, upgrade, and overhaul services
for more than 500+ world-wide commercial airline and military customers.

Students in the Co-op program will alternate their schedules by working a full-time
rotation one semester and returning to coursework the next semester. The Co-op program
may consist of 3 to 4 rotations, dependent upon student level, course schedule, and
company needs. Eligible students must be enrolled in a 4-year university and have
completed their freshman year.

Within these rotations, Co-op students will have the opportunity to develop technical
skills and expand their industry knowledge through hands on experience that they can
take back to supplement coursework. In turn, their continuing education enhance the
practical skills. Co-ops will be included in regular daily activities within their respective
functional department, such as staff meetings, customer meeting (where applicable), and
technical discussions that would pertain to their area of expertise.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Duties are based on discipline and are established under the guidelines of the hiring
department. Students will explore career options while gaining exposure within their

Depending on level, Co-op students may be required to work on special projects with
entry through moderate level complexity under direct supervision of management, which
may involve the application of technical, accounting, or budgeting knowledge or similar
knowledge/skills pertinent to the function involved.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills
Required education: High School/GED

Registered in and pursuing a technical Bachelor Science Degree from an accredited 4-year university having completed Freshman, Sophomore, or Junior year

Basic knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures of a relevant
field of specialization

Ability to work well with cross-functional teams

Strong interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills

Personal computer skills

Demonstrated self-motivation and ability to work independently

Previous work experience not required but helpful

Minimum GPA of 3.0

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
Electrical, Electronics, Aeronautical, Computer Science, or Computer Engineering disciplines preferred

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems' game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere – from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact – for our customers and the communities we serve. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.

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