Intern - Characterizing measurement technologies
What's the role?
The main goal of this internship is to characterize measurement performance of prototypes and vital system components. As part of a team with electronic, software and mechanical engineers you will help to drive the performance to unmet levels.
Start date is flexible to the student's availability, duration for 8 - 12 months
Who is Hilti?
If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service.
With some 28,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.
What does the role involve?
As intern in our department you’ll be part of developing next generation of measurements products. You’ll work closely with our experts to develop a novel inductive scanner and other non-destructive testing sensors.
Your key responsibilities will be - Planning and building of test set-ups - Conducting and optimizing manual and automated performance tests of prototypes and system components - Signal acquisition and signal processing of analogue sensors -
Extending and maintaining existing Matlab script for automated signal acquisition -
Data analysis in Matlab - Documentation and presentation of experimental results.
What do we offer?
Show us what you’re made of and we’ll offer you opportunities to move around the business – to work abroad, experience different job functions and tackle different markets. It’s a great way to find the right match for your ambitions and achieve the exciting career you’re after.
We have a very thorough people review process, unlike any we know of in any other business. We screen everyone in the company in a yearly career performance matching process. It means we can pair talent with opportunities - developing our people in their current roles or challenging them to work in new ways or in new places. It’s how we find the right fit and further our teams personally and professionally.
Additionally, we offer you a competitive salary and a wide range of benefits, these may include day care for your kids or a free in-house gym.
Why should you apply?
We have an excellent mix of people, which we believe makes for a more vibrant, more innovative, more productive team. So, if you have no knowledge of construction, that’s fine with us. We’re more interested in your ability, commitment and drive to succeed.
What you need is:
- Engineering or natural science student
- Good knowledge of Matlab; IT/SW development-friendly mindset
- Interest in measuring technologies and electronics
- Willingness to accept short tasks to support daily business
- Good English skills
- A proactive approach and self-reliant personality
- Enthusiasm to learn and drive to succeed