US-Colorado-Colorado Springs
Date Posted
12 Nov 2019

A career with CAES is more than just a job; it is the pathway to a bright future.

Are you searching for a career with a company that offers challenging, diverse projects and opportunities?  Are you looking for a position with a company that is growing and able to offer long-term professional advancement?   Searching for a company that values a friendly work environment and that values YOU? Then look no further!!  Consider Cobham.  #peoplefocusedmissiondriven #everymissionmatters

We are Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions (CAES), a technologically advanced electronics company employing more than 3,600 talented makers, thinkers, innovators, and doers nationwide. We build things that solve challenging problems from deep space to the depths of the ocean. We serve customers in spanning defense, aerospace, security, medical, and industrial markets.

The Physical Design Intern will directly assist a Product Development Team with a wide range of projects related to IC physical design which may include design entry, design rule checking and parameter extraction.

This internship is designed to be both educational and practical. In this position, the intern will learn how to apply skills she or he may have acquired in school related to his or her particular areas of interest, and apply them in a professional setting. The candidate will also have opportunities to network and work across multiple disciplines within the business in a fast-paced and growing Semiconductor and Space organization.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Partner with the design team to perform nano-structure design and design verification. 
  • Assist in the implementation of custom analog and digital circuit elements for next generation non-volatile memory product.
  • Attend daily standups and participate in SCRUM development methodology.
  • Utilizes cadence design tools for the creation of full-custom integrated circuits, circuit simulations, custom layouts and physical verifications
  • Assist in the development of nanostructure designs which correspond to the patterns of metal, oxide, or semiconductor layers that make up the components of an integrated circuit
Education and Experience Requirements:
  • Currently enrolled in and working toward a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.
  • High school diploma and 1-2 years of relevant experience
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to manage tasks in a fast paced environment.
  • Strong detail orientation.
Computer Skills:
  • Demonstrated skills in the use of Microsoft Office applications including Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Access. 
About Us:
Founded in 1934 by aviation innovator Sir Alan Cobham, our values of Trust, Talent and Technology have driven us to become a global leader in state-of-the-art aerospace and defense systems. It's the insights of our innovators today that will secure our collective future. Innovators like you!

If you are authorized to work in the United States, then we encourage you to apply.  We are unable to sponsor work visas.  U.S. Citizenship required for positions requiring a Security Clearance.

Cobham is one of the world's leading companies engaged in the development, delivery and support of leading-edge aerospace and defense systems in the air, on land and at sea. Our clients and partners trust Cobham to deliver the mission-critical technology they need, and we trust our employees to draw on their ingenuity and passion to deliver those solutions. This leads to an empowering culture for our people. Our Leadership team is open, sharing plans for the next five years, driving retention by offering demanding, exciting work, and providing full guidance and mentoring.

Employment Transparency:
Cobham is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population. It is the policy of Cobham to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information. Cobham will refrain from discharging, or otherwise discriminating against, employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants.

The EEO is the Law poster is available here and the poster supplement is available here.
The Pay Transparency Policy is available here.

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation due to a disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to or call (703) 842-2971 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

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Semiconductor and Space Solutions (SCSS)
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