Airbus Defense and Space
  • 08-Nov-2022 to 08-Jan-2023 (EST)
  • AIRBUS U.S. Space & Defense, Inc.
  • Arlington, VA, USA
  • 22 per hour
  • Hourly
  • Seasonal

Position Summary:

The Business/Program Intern position supports a variety of Business Development, Proposal, and Program execution tasks and projects to meet customer and technical requirements. Preferred locations: Arlington VA, Denver CO or Merritt Island, FL.

Day-to-day activities: 90%

  • Assist space systems team in a variety of capacities.
  • Assist in development of proposals, white papers, presentations, reports and other documents.
  • Support Space Strategy / New Business as needed.
  • Support Space Programs as needed
  • Responsible to communicate regularly and report to the Head of U.S. Space Systems on work in process and the status of assigned projects.
  • Will participate in AIRBUS U.S. team meetings, both internally and with external stakeholders.
  • Research new projects and ideas as directed
  • Perform support with special projects to meet deadlines as required.

Additional duties as required: 10%

Qualified / Skills / Training:


  • Currently enrolled in or having received an undergraduate degree from an accredited college/university majoring in science, technology, engineering, or related field.
  • Possess an overall cumulative GPA of 3.0/4.0 or higher

Knowledge, Skills, Demonstrated Capabilities:

  • Prior internship or related project experience, in STEM-related or space field desired.
  • Basic data entry, word processing skills required. Strong PowerPoint skills a plus.
  • Demonstrate ability to work independently part of the time.
  • Achieve high level of accuracy of work.
  • Must be dependable with attendance and follow-through.
  • Strong organizational skills to prioritize and plan work activities.
  • Exhibit flexible attitude and approach to assignments.
  • Collaborative approach, with entrepreneurial spirit and creative problem-solving

Communication Skills (Spoken, Written, Influencing, Proficiency in Other Languages):

  • Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

Technical Systems Proficiency:

  • Must be proficient with MS Office Suite

Travel Required:

  • 5% Domestic

Citizenship: U.S. Citizenship

Nature of Contacts: Moderate Communication on a daily basis with internal and external parties.

Equal Opportunity: Airbus U.S. Space & Defense, Inc. is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Airbus U.S. Space & Defense, Inc. is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

As a leader in our field, Airbus U.S. Space & Defense, Inc. provides relocation assistance for qualified positions and a comprehensive compensation and benefits package.

As a matter of policy, Airbus U.S. Space & Defense, Inc. does not sponsor visas for US positions unless specified. Only applicants with current work authorization will be considered.

Airbus U.S. Space & Defense, Inc. does not offer tenured or guaranteed employment. Employment with Airbus U.S. Space & Defense, Inc. is at will, meaning either the company or the employee can terminate the employment relationship at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice.

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