Lockheed Martin Systems Engineer Intern in Sunnyvale, California

Description: At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

Going to space is just the beginning. It’s what you do when you get there that matters. Lockheed Martin builds the satellites and spacecraft that do amazing things in space for government and commercial customers. Connecting people. Advancing discovery. And protecting what matters most. Lockheed Martin-built satellites give earlier warning of severe weather, connect troops on the battlefield, and deliver GPS directions to a billion people worldwide.

As we look to the future, we’re driving innovations to help our customers do even more in orbit. That’s why we’re crafting smarter satellites that operate like smartphones in the sky, with apps that can be updated in orbit so they can adapt as mission needs on the ground change. Your mission is ours. And as that mission evolves, we’ll be ready. Will you?

What does this role look like?

You will participate in engineering tasks supporting a systems engineering team. Working with experienced engineers, you will perform work in all systems engineering phases that could include requirements definition, allocation and maintenance. This position supports various system analyses in support of mission planning and execution.

This position requires special access to support the program and requires US Citizenship.

This opening supports a variety of Systems Engineering intern positions within Lockheed Martin Space in Sunnyvale, CA. Some of these positions may require security clearances and may be subject to security investigation.

Basic Qualifications:

Actively enrolled in an Engineering, Physics, Math or other related degree program from an accredited college/university.

This position requires special access to support the program and requires US Citizenship.

Desired Skills:

• Coursework in college level physics.

• Knowledge and or training in the integration of requirements, design and technology during the design and development of complex systems.

• Knowledge of product development life cycle a plus.

• Knowledge of CAD and simulation tools.

• Experience or classroom knowledge of analytical model development using Matlab or Simulink.

• Detailed coding implementation with programming languages (C, C++). Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.

Desired Degrees:

• Aerospace

• Mechanical

• Electrical

• Software

• Computer Science

• Computer Engineering

• Physics

• Math



Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.


Co-op/Summer Intern