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Installation in HQ

Co-Op, Integration + Test (Summer 2023)

East Syracuse, New York, United States of America
Closing date: 13 April 2023

Job Description:

Build your resume experience and enhance your marketability with real-work, hands-on practice! Saab's Surveillance U.S. Division is in search of motivated, enthusiastic Engineering students who are interested in applying their studies to real-world product development through a paid Co-Op/ Internship opportunity.

Saab is currently looking for Summer 2023 (May - August) Integration & Test Engineering Co-Ops. Under the guidance of Senior Engineers, Integration & Test Engineering Co-Ops will:

  • Develop/ derive subsystem requirements, as well as establish and maintain traceability of these requirements in the project’s requirements management environment.

  • Contribute to the development of integration plans and checklists based on these requirements and other system design documentation and conduct integration activities in accordance with these checklists.

  • Discover, investigate, and solve problems related to complex software/hardware systems

  • Develop, document, and executing test approaches and procedures

  • Assist in hardware and software troubleshooting

  • Assemble and/or upgrade lab environments

  • Applies acquired knowledge from relevant coursework in an accredited degree program to real-work practices.

Job duties will vary but are designed to meet the development needs of the student, as well as provide a medium for the completion of transactional tasks

Skills and Experience:

  • Enrollment in an accredited degree program focused in an Engineering or related discipline.

  • Completed Sophomore year or greater at time of hire.

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better.

  • Strong teamwork and communication skills.

  • Willingness to learn and take on new challenges.

  • Prior Co-Op experience is preferred, but not required.

  • Typical duration of assignment is 3-4 months.

In addition to a competitive hourly rate, Saab Inc. offers a sign-on bonus to off-set housing  expenses for Co-ops residing outside the typical office commuting distance.

Citizenship Requirements:

Must be a U.S. citizen. Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Pre-employment Screening Requirements:

As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to meet the following criteria: (i) pass a drug screen and (ii) be fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus (unless granted an accommodation permitted by law and then in compliance with Saab’s requirements related to the accommodation, if any).

About Us:

Saab is a global defense and security company operating in the fields of air, land and naval defense, civil security and commercial aeronautics. We number approximately 17,000 employees and have operations on all continents. Technologically we are leaders in many areas, and one-fifth of our earnings are spent on research and development.

Saab is a company where we see diversity as an asset and offer unlimited opportunities for advancing in your career. We are also a company that respects each person’s needs and encourage employees to lead a balanced, rewarding life beyond work. Saab values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran, disability status, or any other federal, state, or locally protected category.