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L3Harris Mechanical Engineer Intern (Somerville, MA) in Somerville, Massachusetts


Job Title: Mechanical Engineer Intern (Somerville, MA)

Job Code: IMS20211702-56762

Job Location: Somerville, MA

Job Description:

  • Provide mechanical engineering support for both new product development activities as well as factory support of existing products

  • Translate product requirements into a mechanical specification and test plan to be used for development

  • Execute verification testing as defined by the mechanical specification and test plan

  • Conduct design analysis and testing, both structural and thermal, to prove design will meet customer requirements

  • Responsible for understanding customer needs, generating test procedures and finally executing the test

  • Generate and/or process engineering change orders (ECO’s) as required

  • Work directly with mechanical designers on CAD models and part documentation


  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Engineering Mechanics, Materials Science Engineering or related field

  • GPA of 3.0 or greater

Preferred Skills:

  • CAD or analysis (FEA) tools exposure, and/or experience in mechanical design or analysis of electronic systems, structures and mechanisms

  • Familiarity with transducer instrumentation, data collection and or automation and software programming for numerical analysis

  • Must be able to apply the principles of Structural Mechanics to predict internal stresses and structural instabilities

  • Must be able to generate free body diagrams, determine reaction forces, calculate internal loads, and develop shear and moment diagrams

  • Working knowledge of one programming language

  • Familiarity with finite element methods and fatigue and damage tolerance principles