Intern - Automated Sensing in Dayton, OH at DCS

Date Posted: 4/17/2021

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    Dayton, OH
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Job Description

Infoscitex, a DCS company, has a Distributed Automated Sensing Laboratory Intern opportunity available supporting our Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) clients at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. This laboratory provides a collaborative research experience for interns to engage with university professors, industry, and multiple government agencies to solve challenging Air Force problems in sensing technologies; including sensor processing and exploitation, object detection, tracking and recognition, navigation, geolocation, among other. Interns have the opportunity to work with an Air Force mentor at Wright Patterson Air Force Base or affiliated locations, and have access to outstanding computing resources, measurement and modeling tools, and data.

Essential Job Functions:

As this Intern, you could expect to:

Undertake well-planned projects based on your interests that extend and apply your technical skills.

Interact with other students, university faculty, and Air Force mentors to improve your communication skills through presentations and documentation.

Apply basic principles, theories and concepts to routine and standardized job tasks.

Exhibit your capability to solve problems of moderate complexity.


Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

At least partial completion and current enrollment (at least half-time) in an Accredited two-year or four-year College or University in Engineering, Science, Mathematics, or a related technical discipline; and some related analysis experience. 

Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information: NAC

Ability to work approximately 15 hours of work per week with the option of working during school holidays.

Ability to contribute two journal articles per week with annotation to remain current in the scientific field of the project’s application.

Ability to present briefings or presentations as required.  (You will be required to present at least one)

Excellent written and verbal English communications skills.

Ability to work well in team environments.

Ability to travel, if needed.