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Manufacturing Electrical Engineering Intern - Summer 2024 (R2323)

Shield AI

Shield AI

Other Engineering
Dallas County, TX, USA
Posted on Sunday, October 22, 2023
Introduction to Shield AI
Founded in 2015, Shield AI is a venture-backed defense technology company whose mission is to protect service members and civilians with intelligent systems. In pursuit of this mission, Shield AI is building the world’s best AI pilot. Its AI pilot, Hivemind, has flown a fighter jet (F-16), a vertical takeoff and landing drone (V-BAT), and a quadcopter (Nova). The company has offices in San Diego, Dallas, Washington DC and abroad. Shield AI’s products and people are currently in the field actively supporting operations with the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. allies.
Our 2024 Summer Internship program is a wonderful opportunity for rising 2025 graduates to immerse themselves in an innovative and mission driven culture. Our 10-week paid internship program will provide you with hands on mentorship, an opportunity to add real contribution to our company via your internship project, and a possible job offer at the end. You will have the chance to make lifelong friendships, expand your network, and learn all about what it's like to work in a high-growth, fast scaling tech unicorn. You'll take part in company sponsored events and enjoy exploring a new city. Read on below to learn more about this unique internship!
As a manufacturing engineering intern, you will aid the production team in creating & maintaining processes for the VBAT product. The role would focus on the electrical aspects of our manufacturing line.

What you'll do:

  • Update and maintain work instructions for fabrication, assembly and test of all aircraft.
  • Create and update process flows for new revisions of aircraft.
  • Update and maintain all MBOMs & Manufacturing routers.
  • Review Engineering models and drawings to evaluate Engineering Change Orders (ECO’s).
  • Design fixtures and jigs required for manufacturing processes.
  • Assist/own tasks associated with closing out NCR’s/RCCA’s.
  • Improve the manufacturing process through collaboration with a multi-disciplined team.

Required qualifications:

  • You are an undergraduate, graduate or PhD student expected to graduate in December 2024 or Spring 2025.
  • Solid modeling experience (Solidworks preferred, CREO, Catia, NX)
  • Ability to create robust instructions within an MES system
  • Ability to collaborate between different departments (Production, Quality, Engineering)

Preferred qualifications:

  • Costpoint ERP and Visual Factory MES experience
Intern Program Dates:
June 3 - Aug 9​
June 24 - Aug 30​
*You MUST be available to start on EITHER June 3 or June 24.
Total compensation: Salary within range listed above + Bonus + Benefits + Equity (if applicable)
*Interns/Military Fellows not eligible for bonus, benefits or equity
Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, licenses and certifications, and specific work location. All offers are contingent on a cleared background check.
If you're interested in being part of our team, apply now!
Shield AI is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.