Ball Corporation / Ball Aerospace Technical Intern-Data Engineer (661401) in Boulder, Colorado

Who We Are:

Ball Aerospace leads the way in designing, developing and manufacturing innovative aerospace systems. We take on some of the most complex and exciting challenges in the universe--from space and Earth science to national security and intelligence programs.

We produce spacecraft, instruments and sensors, RF and microwave technologies, data exploitation solutions, and a variety of advanced aerospace technologies and products. In addition, we pioneered the development of the commercial remote sensing market, producing spacecraft and imaging systems that helped spawn a market-driven demand for imagery.

Our success is built on more than products or systems. Our team of more than 3,000 engineers, scientists, technicians and support staff drives all the achievements at Ball Aerospace. Whether contributing to a better understanding of the universe or helping keep our nation safe, our people bring their diverse backgrounds, perspectives and skills together to achieve a common mission.


Ball Aerospace 2018 Summer Intern Program:

The Ball Aerospace Internship Program is a ten week summer program that provides interns with practical experience working on relevant projects while working with designated mentors; access to state-of-the-art equipment; a competitive wage; relocation reimbursement; in-house training; group activities; possible future employment and the ability to participate in a rocket launch (BIRST) program. At the conclusion of your internship, you will be required to prepare and deliver a formal presentation of your project work to your respective department.

Technical Intern – Mission and Process Analytics

What you’ll do:

  • Support the Mission & Process Analytics organization in leading the enterprise vision to value data as a company asset by facilitating improvements in the ‘collect-store-organize-analyze’ data value stream
  • Support cross-functional team projects to improve business process effectiveness
  • Collaborate with senior engineers, data scientists, and IT team members to understand and achieve data access and analytic goals
  • Recommend ways to improve data reliability, efficiency, and quality
  • Work alongside the Mission & Process Analytics team to support new projects and analytics
  • Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Support Units, and the Company
  • Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment
  • Perform other duties as necessary

What you’ll need:

  • You must have completed your junior year and be enrolled in a degree program for the fall of 2018. We will also accept graduating seniors enrolled in a post graduate program.
  • Mathematics, Statistics, Industrial Engineering, or a related technical field is required.
  • Concentration in data analytics.
  • Passion for problem-solving and trouble-shooting in databases and processes
  • A strong desire to learn and excellent work ethic.
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively in a team and solo environment.
  • Some Process Improvement or Project Management experience is preferred
  • Proficiency in MS Office tools.

Working Conditions:

  • Work is performed in an office environment, laboratory, clean room, or production floor.
  • Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.


Relocation for this position is Available

EEO Statement:


Equal Opportunity Employer

Minority, Female, Disabled, Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender and Veterans.

Job Title: Technical Intern-Data Engineer (661401)

Job ID: 661401

Location: CO - Boulder

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Temporary