Group 39--Summer Research Program Intern (Advanced Concepts and Technologies)

Date: Mar 27, 2024

Location: Lexington, MA, US

Company: MIT Lincoln Laboratory


The Advanced Concepts & Technologies Group is looking for exceptional engineers, scientists, and mathematicians who are excited to work on challenging problems and join our team. The group develops technology to protect our deployed sailors, soldiers, and assets against advanced missile threats, while enabling operations in a rapidly evolving complex Electronic Warfare (EW) environment. The group’s research and development activities include concepts design, advanced algorithms development, software and hardware prototyping, experimental field-testing, and data analysis. Our team focuses on creating new capabilities through rapid prototyping of software and hardware. Of particular interest to the group is the development of advanced electronic warfare systems prototypes, advanced sensors prototypes, novel signal processing techniques, resource allocation and mathematical optimization approaches, and artificial intelligence to enable the development of next generation systems for fleet and surface assets defense. 

Job Description


Group 39 - Summer Technical Assistant


The  Advanced Concepts and Technologies seeks a summer technical assistant to learn about and assist with hardware simulation tools, data analysis, creating block diagrams, creating hardware test setups, intranet-based research for various techniques, and solutions to daily design challenges. The desire to work in a fast-paced changing daily environment, learn new mathematical tools and a desire to work with hardware is helpful in this role.  


The successful candidate will currently be a high school rising senior with an interest in attending a four-year university in a STEM program in the fall of 2025. The candidate should also have a strong academic background, demonstrated organizational skills and ability to follow verbal instructions, familiarity with Microsoft Office Tools.


Selected candidate will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret level DoD security clearance.


MIT Lincoln Laboratory is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, or genetic information; U.S. citizenship is required.


Requisition ID: 40644 

Nearest Major Market: Boston

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