CACI International Mechanical Engineer Intern in Sterling, Virginia

Job Description

BIT Systems Inc., a CACI company. The commitment of our employees to "Engineering Results" is the catalyst that has propelled BITS to becoming a leader in software development, R&D, sensor development and signal processing. Our engineering teams are highly adept at solving complex problems with the application of leading-edge technology solutions, empowering decision-makers to make better mission-critical decisions. Our operational team excels at signal collection, processing and analysis. We have operational personnel stationed around the world in support of our customers' missions.

BIT Systems is seeking candidates for our NCS Summer Internship Program on various software development teams. Interns will develop multi-tiered applications in JAVA. Candidates should be comfortable operating in all phases of the application lifecycle. Use of industry proven design patterns and open source tools is encouraged. This position requires a combination of support of existing applications as well as new development work.

Mechanical Engineering Intern

Clearance: The ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance.

Please keep in mind our requirements to participate in our co-op/intern program:

  • U.S. Citizen

  • Ability to Obtain a Security Clearance, Background Investigation and Polygraph

  • No Drug Use

Required Skills/Experience:

Co-Op/Interns at this level typically represent college students trying to gain related work experience while pursuing an undergraduate degree.

Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's degree program or higher is required.

  • Intermediate level experience using SolidWorks, AutoCAD, Visio, and other CAD software

  • Knowledge of drafting/drawing standards (ANSI, DOD, MIL)

  • Generate mechanical drawings for use in sheet metal and machining operations.

  • Drafts detailed multi-view drawings of assemblies and products.

  • Draws finished designs from sketches utilizing solid models and layouts.

  • Must be mechanically inclined

  • Interpersonal skills required to work with others and communicate effectively

  • Exceptional attention to detail

  • Hands-on fabrication and assembly experience

  • Experience with machine shop operations and manufacturing process

  • Ability to work under pressure for quick-reaction projects

  • Knowledge of mechanical standards for materials & fasteners

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.