Automated Sensing Intern in Dayton, OH at DCS

Date Posted: 3/10/2020

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Job Description

Infoscitex, a DCS company, has a Distributed Automated Sensing Laboratory (DASL) Intern opportunity available supporting our Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) clients at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. It is a collaborative research experience for interns to engage with industry, and multiple government agencies to solve challenging Air Force problems in physical sensing technologies, including sensor processing and exploitation, object detection, tracking and recognition, navigation, geolocation, and many others. In this role, students work with an Air Force mentor at Wright Patterson Air Force Base or nearby at Tec^Edge-Works, having access to outstanding computing resources, measurement and modeling tools, and data.

Essential Job Functions:

As this Intern, you could expect to:

Work during typical summer break (approx. late May-early August) part-time.

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

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

Exhibit capability to solve problems of moderate complexity.

Present briefings or presentations as required with the expectation of a minimum of one final presentation at the completion of summer internship

Be motivated, creative, inquisitive, strong work ethic and work well in team environments.


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

At least partial completion of a BS degree 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: Eligible for NAC level clearance.

Applicants must be currently enrolled at least half-time in a U.S. Department of Education Accredited Postsecondary Institutions and Programs (DAPIP) -two-year or four-year College or University working towards a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) degree and passing their degree requirements.

Excellent written and verbal English communications skills.

While not a firm requirement for consideration, we believe an exemplary candidate would also bring: proficiency in JavaScript, experience with Python or Visual Basic in Excel, computer vision, CAD modeling or signals or imagery or data analysis.