Aptima is a fast-paced, employee-focused small business that excels in finding solutions to complex problems in human-centered engineering. Aptima has an opening for undergraduate or graduate research internship. This internship will focus on one or more of the following areas:
Industrial Organizational Psychology
Research Study Data Entry and Analysis
Participate in a timely, productive, and collegial manner on proposal and project teams.
Competently produce quality technical (e.g., analyses, models, etc.) and written materials (e.g., reports, proposals, and papers, etc/) related to applicable areas of science and technology.
Produce and deliver quality presentation material related to applicable areas of science and technology.
Take initiative to do background reading and/or other forms of professional development related to project needs and technical/scientific areas of interest.
Conduct all work in accordance with contractual compliance and all laws, keeping in alignment with the core values of Aptima.
Perform other such duties as may be required.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
The Research Psychologist/Scientist should be able to competently apply technical skills and methods to plans that are of high quality, responsive to customer needs, contractually compliant, and delivered in a timely manner.
Working Conditions (ADA accommodations may be sought)
All commutes to an employee's assigned Aptima place of business will be made without expectation of travel per diem.
Minimum Requirements for Position:
Current enrollment in undergraduate or graduate school in a relevant discipline, including but not limited to Human Factors Psychology, Educational Psychology, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Applied Psychology, Cognitive Science or related field
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
All applicants selected will be subject to a background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
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EOE MINORITIES/FEMALES/PROTECTED VETERANS/DISABLED
No relocation provided for this position.