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Technical Intern (Seasonal) in Fairfax at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 4/13/2018

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The Health and Civilian Solutions Division within General Dynamics Information Technology welcomes you to apply to our paid Summer Internship Program, which features relevant and challenging work, personal and professional development opportunities, customer site visits, and special events! We hope you will consider joining our team and learning more about the work we do! 

We are seeking a technical engineering intern excited at learning and implementing leading solutions in support of customer requirements. This particular team spans a wide swath of the technology spectrum from mechanical and electrical design of motion control systems to the development of mobile and biometric solutions. There will be ample opportunity to explore and learn a variety of technologies. Candidate should be comfortable working independently and as part of a tight knit team. 

Position functions may be tailored to educational focus and will include:

  • Assisting team members in specialized support engineering tasks.
  • Assisting team with installing, troubleshooting, and supporting the installation and configuration of computer systems both physical and virtualized.
  • May perform programming tasks or system analysis with guidance from the team.
  • Aiding in the development of unit tests or software testing solutions.
  • Potential to investigate networking solutions and topology in development lab environment.
  • Learning to navigate Agile processes and collaborative tool sets.
  • May participate in special projects or research and development as needed by the team.

Job Requirements

  • 0-1 years of related experience supporting engineering, information technology or other technical operations.
  • GPA requirement is 3.0 and above as verified by transcripts.
  • Successfully pass a background check and drug test.

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.  With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.  GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.