Quality Assurance Engineering Summer Intern at Thales Defense & Security, Inc. in Clarksburg, Maryland

Posted in Other 19 days ago.

Job Description:

Quality Assurance Engineering Summer Intern



Job ID
Quality Assurance/Quality Engineering/Software - All
Experience (Years)
Candice Debrah
Minimum Degree
Not Required


Thales Defense & Security, Inc. is a global company serving the defense, federal, and commercial markets with innovative solutions for the ground tactical, airborne and avionics, naval/maritime, and public safety and security domains. In addition to mission-critical communication systems, the company provides helmet-mounted displays and motion tracking technologies; SATCOM terminals; advanced sonar systems; air traffic management navigation, surveillance, and simulation; and data protection solutions. Furthermore, the company serves as a gateway for technology, leveraging Thales-wide solutions-such as combat management systems; naval, airborne, and ground ISR; and electronic warfare-to address U.S. requirements.

Thales Defense & Security, Inc. is currently seeking a summer intern for our Quality Assurance Department for eight weeks to work in our Clarksburg, Maryland Campus. This position will be responsible for some entry level assignments that will provide exposure to the Quaility engineering job family.


    Learn and apply the AS9100 Quality Management System Standard to daily work.
  • Conduct inspections of mechanical and electrical piece parts and assemblies

  • Conduct Final Inspections of mission critical equipment

  • Conduct audits of work instructions

  • Work with the entire Quality Assurance organization to support data analysis

  • Organizing and archiving QA Files.

  • Conduct transactions in the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system

  • Other assignments supporting the Quality Assurance Department.


The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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

  • Must be enrolled in an accredited university of college and have completed at least 1 semester within Mechanical Engineering or equivalent/related field

  • Excellent English communication skills - written and oral/English Fluency required.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Products.

  • Proficiency in Minitab preffered.

  • Ability to read mechanical drawings.

  • Ability to follow and comply with all Company policies, procedures and guidelines including the Compliance Policy Manual and the Code of Ethics.

For specific questions about this job posting, candidates may contact the recruiter at careers@thalesdsi.com.

Thales champions inclusion and we believe diversity strengthens the fabric of our culture. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. Thales is an E-Verify employer.

Thales is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need an accommodation or assistance in order to apply for a position with Thales, please call Human Resources at 240-864-7630.

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