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Graduate Intern - Summer 2020 (High Tech R&D)

Requisition ID 147051BR Date updated 09/03/2019
Who we are!
Raytheon BBN Technologies (BBN) is the research company behind many of the revolutionary advances that we take for granted today. BBN is where email was invented and the first routers were implemented. Today, BBN's scientists and engineers are working on tomorrow's technologies in information technology, planning systems, autonomous systems, machine language translation, quantum computing, and many more. BBN offers an exciting, collaborative environment with the opportunity to contribute to revolutionary research that solves important problems. Career growth is encouraged through support for on-site training, mentoring, tuition reimbursement, publications and participation in leading research conferences. BBN offers industry-leading benefits including a generous 401K matching plan, retirement contributions, flexible work schedules, and performance based bonus.

The Physical Sciences & Systems group in Newport, RI is seeking a summer research intern to assist in the investigation and development of new capabilities. Tasks may include developing or extending existing signal processing algorithms; collecting and analyzing field test data; and researching and implementing collaborative autonomy algorithms.

The candidate should be a graduate level student in electrical engineering, computer science, computer engineering, applied mathematics, physics or similar relevant field. The candidate should have a wiliness to collaborate and develop new capabilities. Candidates must be creative, entrepreneurial, and highly motivated researchers who hit the ground running, can interact with customers, and have a willingness to write research proposals for government funding.

What will you need?
• Pursuing Master’s degree or equivalent time towards active PhD degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Physics or other related engineering fields.

Additional Skills that would be AWESOME / BENEFICIAL
• Experience with software development (MATLAB, C/C++, or Python) and expertise with underwater acoustics, data visualization, EO/IR imaging, or control theory for physical systems is strongly preferred.

This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
Business Unit Profile
Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) builds radars and other sensors for aircraft, spacecraft and ships. The business also provides communications and electronic warfare solutions and performs research in areas ranging from linguistics to quantum computing. SAS is headquartered in McKinney, Texas USA. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business.

Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts. Follow us on Twitter.

Relocation Eligible

Clearance Type
None / Not Required

Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Electrical Engineering
Research & Development

Type Of Job

Administrative Services

Work Location
RI - Middletown
RI - Newport

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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