Test and Verification Co-Op Spring 2020 - ELSYS
Atlanta, GA 
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Job Description
Job Description

GTRI's Cooperative Education ("co-op") program offers you extensive opportunities to participate in diverse scientific and technological endeavors, use state-of-the-art equipment and rapidly improve your technical and leadership skills. The program allows you to alternate three semesters of full-time work at GTRI with semesters of full-time school.

The Electronic Systems Laboratory (ELSYS) seeks a co-op student in the Electronic Systems Integration Division (ESID) for the spring 2020 semester. The co-op student will work under the guidance of GTRI researchers performing one or more of the following activities, which will provide a solid foundation for the student to pursue careers as a Test Engineer:

* Formal testing and qualification of avionics software and simulation tools
* Software and systems integration and testing
* Technical Writing
* Quality assurance and process improvement
* Test automation and scripting
* Perform other duties as assigned

Required Minimum Qualifications


  • Pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Computer Science
  • 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA
  • Must be eligible to be approved by your college/university to participate in a co-op program and register for co-op credit with your university during work terms. First work term begins in January 2020.
  • Must be able to complete at least three full-time co-op terms (alternating three terms of full-time work at GTRI with semesters of full-time school) prior to graduation
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience in 1 or more programming languages
  • Experience with Python
  • Task / team leadership experience
  • Familiarity with configuration management tools
  • Ability to clearly communicate technical information to a non-technical audience
Hours per Week

40 hours per week

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.

Clearance Type Required

Ability to obtain Secret Clearance upon hire

Housing and Relocation

Housing and relocation assistance are not available for this position.

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute's mission of solving the world's most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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