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Spring 2020 Application Deadline: November 5, 2019
Summer 2020 Application Deadline: March 8, 2020
Location: White Sands Test Facility
Aid in the development and optimization of a vacuum compatible test platform and thrust measurement system to test Nano-thrusters used on Small/CubeSats. Duties to included but are not limited to CAD Design, high speed video processing, statically analysis, data processing, procedure writing, oral and written presentations.
Working knowledge of Power Point, Excel, Word required. Experience with Creo CAD Software preferred
CAD design , high speed video processing, statical analysis, data processing, and procedure writing
Applicants should be self-motivated, comfortable working in a team environment, and willing to ask for assistance when applicable.
Locations: Kent, Washington / Merritt Island, Florida / Van Horn, Texas
Blue Origin interns participate in real engineering design projects related to the development and fabrication of human space flight systems. Interns work directly with our engineers to contribute to project goals in fields of mechanical design, fluids, aerodynamics, rocket propulsion, flight controls, electronics, avionics, enterprise software, flight software, human safety, structures, and systems engineering.
Current graduate and undergraduate students in engineering are invited to apply for this 12 to 15-week program. Internships are available year-round and correlate to the Spring, Summer, and Fall academic calendars. Opportunities are available at our headquarters in Kent, Washington, in addition to our facilities in West Texas and Cape Canaveral, Florida. Our interns receive housing and a competitive compensation package including travel reimbursement. Deadlines are as follows: Summer is January 31, Fall is May 31, and Spring is August 31. Summer applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis beginning in the fall.
Applicants must be a United States citizen or permanent resident (green card holder). Students must also be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program and have at least one semester of school remaining after the internship. Students who have obtained a junior or higher academic standing by the start of the internship are preferred.