2021 Manufacturing Internship

  • 6221 S Racine Cir, Englewood, CO 80111, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Join SEAKR Engineering, a leading-edge provider of advanced electronics for space applications. Pushing the boundaries of technology on a mission to change the world for the better from space.

Job Description

Becoming part of the SEAKR team means that Interns actively participate in real-world assignments!  SEAKR designs, builds and delivers systems for Data Management, Processing, Avionics and Communications for customers around the world.  SEAKR is seeking qualified Undergraduate and Graduate Interns to actively participate in real-world assignments, help solve challenging problems and contribute to the development of the next-generation of space electronics. 

SEAKR Engineering Internships

Our vision is to be the leader in creating new avenues in electronics’ performance that withstands the harsh environments of space. Our entrepreneurial thinking and distinct ruggedized systems continue to help our customers achieve mission success and benchmark the highest of industry standards and technological prowess.  As a vertically integrated company, our employees are involved in the architecture and conceptual designs of software, evolving system technology, and delivering enabling solutions. 

Our mentors and team members guide you through your work, help you to integrate into our culture of collaboration and further develop and gain new skills. At the end of your internship, we ask you to summarize your work experience and lessons learned through a formal presentation to the company leadership team.

Additional opportunities provided through the internship program are:

  • Unlimited job shadowing opportunities – in any of SEAKR’s departments
  • Executive Speaker Presentations
  • Lunch with SEAKR’s founding and ownership teams
  • Day trip to a Colorado Rockies baseball game
  • New Hire Interview Panel
  • End of internship celebratory cookout

SEAKR is seeking a 2021 Manufacturing Engineering summer Intern in Centennial, CO.

Workload for this internship opportunity includes the below:

  • Crimp Tooling Project
    • Under guidance and direction of manufacturing engineer, define and organize crimp tooling for use in manufacturing builds. Create table, label tools, identify missing tools.
    • Develop understand of crimp process. Collaborate with various groups and analyze data to define and organize tooling.
  • Pressfit Tooling Project
    • Work with manufacturing engineers to understand process to press a connector into a PCB. Identify a new press to improve quality and efficiency. Order tooling and bring onto manufacturing floor.
    • Develop understanding of pressfit tooling. Work with a budget and research tools to improve process
  • Support general manufacturing engineering duties
    • Learn equipment, design tooling, organize tooling, understand traveler process, perform defect analysis

Start Date: Tuesday, May 24th, 2021
End Date: Friday, August 6th, 2021

  • Compensation: $16-28/hour at 40 hours/week
  • Relocation Assistance will not be provided for internship participants
  • Internship may lead to future fulltime employment at SEAKR upon successful completion of degree(s)


  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Must be a rising Sophomore or higher currently pursuing a degree in, Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related discipline. Ability to learn technologies quickly and independently
  • Strong computer skills in a PC environment using various business software programs (spreadsheets, word-processing, and databases)
  • Highly organized and detail oriented
  • Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication, follow-up, problem solving and creative thinking skills
  • Familiarity with Quality Control methods, configuration management methods and root cause analysis. 
  • Experience with assembly and test of spacecraft hardware and electronics is highly desirable, but not required.
  • Coursework toward BSEE, BSCE, or similiar.

Additional Information

  • SEAKR is an Equal Opportunity Employer - All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. 
  • US Citizenship Required
  • SEAKR offers competitive compensation and excellent benefits.  
  • Location: Colorado; relocation available.