Summer Engineering Intern at Qualis Corp in Huntsville, Alabama

Posted in General Business 23 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Qualis Corporation is seeking multiple Summer Engineering Interns to support operations at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, AL for the Summer of 2020.  As a partner in NASA's next generation of space exploration, our jobs are literally history in the making by challenging today, reinventing tomorrow.

Position Description:

This position will support a NASA MSFC Engineering or Science Directorate.

  • Work within a highly integrated team of senior engineers or scientists.
  • Be introduced to the processes and then help to provide coordination and integration support related to these tasks.
  • As the candidate becomes more familiar with the tasks and key players, (s)he can take on additional responsibilities.

Undergraduate student currently enrolled in science, technical, engineering, math or related degree program leading to a BS degree. Typically, the educational requirement is enrollment in a university or college program leading to a BS. 

Must be able to provide own transportation.
The successful candidate must: 

  • Have strong customer relations skills - Have the ability to multi-task and transition between quick turnaround assignments
  • Show initiative and be proactive to make connections and build relationships with key players on the tasks
  • Demonstrate the capability to plan and perform analyses independently and as a team
  • Demonstrate strong technical writing and presentation skills in order to present data to study customers
  • Have completed sophomore year of university studies - Must be in good academic standing
  • Maintain an overall average of 3.0 - Have demonstrated a very strong aptitude in major field

Work Environment:

Office environment. Requires ability to provide clear, concise, accurate and timely communication, both verbally and in writing (100%). Requires ability to interact professionally with co-workers, management, and client (100%). Requires travel in the domestic USA (<15>
Physical Requirements:

Requires sitting for extended periods of time in meetings with peers, management, and with our client at NASA facilities to discuss technical issues (10%). Also, requires sitting for extended periods of time at a desk to write reports and perform engineering tasks (80%). Requires ability to use stairs or elevators for access between floors and multiple buildings at NASA and Jacobs facilities (10%).

Equipment and Machines:

Requires ability to operate a personal computer, a telephone, fax machine, copier, calculator, and other general office equipment (100%).


Normal workday is from 7:30 a.m. through 4:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday. Minimal overtime may be required (10%) to meet schedule milestones and to support technical demands of the job. Regular attendance is a necessity and adequate arrangements for delegating duties during absences are required.

Other Essential Functions:

The ability to work independently with minimal supervision, and to make rational decisions, and to exercise good judgment is essential (100%). Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others.


Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/Vet/Disabled and a Participant in E-Verify