Systems Engineering Intern

Requisition ID:  118491
Business Unit:  Airframe Systems Tucson (3520)

Tucson, AZ, United States, 85755


Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 12,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.


Job Designation

The position will support Meggitt Tucson’s Engineering Department in its execution of system engineering activities in a timely manner and to supplement Systems Engineering role by developing plans and reports, designing system interface test criteria and equipment, and contributing to the development of a system of procedures for Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requirement and regulation compliance.

Job Core Responsibilities

Systems Engineering support role for the following:
-Allocation of system requirements
-Allocation of system tests and evaluations
-Reliability analyses of articles and total systems
-Validate article and system test configurations
-Develop and verify software for automated test equipment
-Perform hands-on construction of article and system test equipment
-Participate with system of processes development for (FAA) requirement and regulation compliance
•Developing systems engineering reports and reliability analyses
•Drafting test plans and procedures
•On the job learning of Systems Engineering principles and Meggitt Tucson Processes
•Employ knowledge and skills learned from school in day-to-day work
•Other responsibilities as assigned
•Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary

Job Specifications

Education: Currently enrolled in Junior level  Engineering classes (300 level) with a minimum GPA of 3.0

Years Experience: 0-2 years of relevant experience


  • Currently studying under a BSSE, BSME, BSEE or other applicable degree at a 4 year university
  • Studying under a postgraduate degree is also acceptable
  • Desire to continuously increase personal capabilities and engineering skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Proven track record of commitment to school work
  • Proficient with MS Office (e.g. Word, Excel)
  • Basic knowledge of systems engineering preferred


Other important information:   This is a year round internship with the potential to last through graduation.  Candidates should be local.  



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