Internship Program

Why Intern at Aurora?

Are you looking to jumpstart your career in an exciting and fast-paced industry?

Do you want to work on projects that give you a hands-on experience with groundbreaking technology?

Are you interested in working for the company leading the charge in robotics and unmanned systems?

If your answer to any of the above is yes, Aurora Flight Sciences is the place for you.

At Aurora, we are committed to developing bright and talented young engineers. As an intern, you will be challenged and continue to learn on a daily basis by working on a variety of projects and programs.

Our interns are valued and work side by side with Aurora’s top talent as integral members of the company. We’re committed to mentoring and providing an immersive, educational and enjoyable experience, unparalleled to other internship opportunities in the industry.

Internship Opportunities

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Structures Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Testing and Propulsion
  • Project Management
  • Corporate Operations

Meet Our Interns

Chloe Song

– Electrical Engineering
– ALIAS Program
– Princeton University, Graduating 2017
– Bachelors in Electrical Engineering

“My internship at Aurora has been extremely immersive and has provided exciting exposure to the aerospace industry. It has been a great opportunity to learn and apply practical engineering skills with the added bonus of unique work environments such as the inside of a helicopter cockpit and atop the wings of an autonomous aircraft.”

Mahmood Alwash
– Power Systems
– LightningStrike Program
– The University of Sheffield, Graduating 2018
– PhD in Electrical Engineering

“My internship was a very exciting and challenging experience that never felt like an ordinary summer job. I was an integral part of the organization and became invested in their effort to create innovative technologies for future aircraft.”

Travis Miller
– Project Management
– AACUS Program
– Carnegie Mellon University, Graduating 2016
– Master of Science in Engineering and Technology Innovation Management

“My internship allowed me to take part in Aurora’s cutting edge technological developments and has given me a new appreciation for the aerospace industry. The program also allowed me to experience different facets of the company, giving me insight to help guide my career development.”

JP Stewart
– Propulsion and Testing
– Solar Aircraft Program
– Virginia Tech, Graduating 2017
– Bachelors in Aerospace Engineering

“My internship at Aurora gave me the chance to own a design portion of the program I was working on… not just an “intern project” but a major component of the real system.“