Mechanical Engineer Summer Intern
Abaco Systems
Austin, TX
Abaco Systems is an acknowledged leader in rugged embedded computing, especially in the military/aerospace market. Our products are used in hundreds of mission critical applications, where the performance and reliability we deliver can be a matter of life and death.
We’re growing fast: we’ve added substantially to our organization in roles across the board – and that expansion will continue. We’re also growing by acquisition. Our strategy puts our customers front and center of everything we do: their success will drive our success.
Abaco Systems is an acknowledged leader in rugged embedded computing, especially in the military/aerospace market. Our products are used in hundreds of mission critical applications, where the performance and reliability we deliver can be a matter of life and death.

We’re growing fast: we’ve added substantially to our organization in roles across the board – and that expansion will continue. We’re also growing by acquisition. Our strategy puts our customers front and center of everything we do: their success will drive our success.

If you see yourself being part of a growing organization that’s making a real difference in the world, Abaco Systems is for you.

Mechanical Engineer Summer Internship (Austin, TX)

Responsibilities and Qualifications:
Learn to design, develop, modify and evaluate electronic packaging for use in Mil/aero applications
Determine design approaches and parameters
Model components and systems as well as create drawing packages for fabrication
Learn to perform structural and thermal analysis of electronic systems
Support vibration and thermal testing of aerospace systems
Presently working on bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Aeronautical Engineering from an accredited university or college
Minimum completion of two years of undergraduate coursework with Mechanical or Aeronautical Engineering focus
Highly motivated with the ability to make decisions and solve problems
Experience using SolidWorks or 3D CAD software
Experience with finite element analysis in thermal, flow, and structural is desirable
Understanding of Materials and Processes used in the electronic packaging is desirable
Familiarity with dynamic and thermal testing is desirable
Ability to work in teams and achieve design and schedule targets while managing design constraints
Strong interpersonal, leadership, oral and written communication skills
Work location is Abaco Systems office in Austin, TX
At Abaco, we know that our people are our strength. We’re a team with a common goal – and we’re passionate about what we do, innovative, and open-minded. We’re not just given responsibility – we’re actively encouraged to make things happen. Oh, and – we have fun. If that sounds like your kind of organization – why not join us?

Abaco Systems prides itself on being an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At Abaco, we know that our people are our strength. We’re a team with a common goal – and we’re passionate about what we do, innovative, and open-minded. We’re not just given responsibility – we’re actively encouraged to make things happen. Oh, and – we have fun. If that sounds like your kind of organization – why not join us?

Abaco Systems prides itself on being an Equal Opportunity Employer.