Intern or thesis student – Marketing for innovative software project

Liechtenstein, Schaan
Reference No: WD-0006862

What's the role?

This project is based on an innovative proposal which won an award and is looking for resources to take the idea to the next level. You will work together with a UX/UI designer and two project managers.

As a marketing intern you will do marketing studies and create customer insights to support decisions on which direction the project should develop. Your colleague, the UX designer with whom you’ll work closely together, will focus on the feature requirements and developing the design concepts. You will work together on validating the concepts with customers and internal stakeholders.

Start date is flexible to the student's availability, ideally August/September, duration for 4-6 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 30,000 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 will be part of the New Business and Health & Safety team within our business unit of Tool Services. Our department is responsible for definition and development of services and software linked to our tools and health and safety on construction sites. You will have an opportunity to work with people from various disciplines in global and regional teams as well as with customers.

Your key responsibilities will be to link the customer needs with the concept design. You will research the customer needs and requirements, analyze potential solutions, contribute with input for the concept design, define the value proposition and target group and ideally the price point. You will co-define and conduct the marketing studies needed. The output of your work will support the creation of the mock-up/-s and be a base for decisions on the next steps in the feature development.

INNOVATION - This is the cutting edge of corporate innovation, where the pace is fast, fun, energetic and inspiring.

What do we offer?

We’ll give you the tools you need to excel in your internship, including one-to-one coaching. You’ll enjoy a rare combination of autonomy and camaraderie, as you’ll manage your own project while being part of a friendly team.

You’ll not just be another pair of hands but a fully integrated team member with lots of self-responsibility. From there, we’ll trust you to do whatever it takes to deliver outstanding results. Go the extra mile and we’ll reward you with strategic development discussions and career opportunities.

We’ll support you even before you start with us through relocation and integration support. With the international intern’s community at Hilti you’ll never be bored. Further, the snow-draped mountains, crystal-clear lakes and marvelous landscapes in the Happy Valley invite for lots of outdoor activities.

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:

  • Master’s or bachelor’s student in business/marketing and/or engineering studies
  • Passion for innovation and software development
  • Strong communication skills, with excellent English and interpersonal skills
  • A proactive approach and self-reliant personality
  • Creativity and design thinking skills
  • You are interested in working close with a UX expert intern and driving the project as a team

We take our time to get to know you. As part of your recruitment process, you’ll get to talk to your internship coach as well as your HR Manager who both can answer some of your burning questions.

Hilti is an equal opportunity employer.

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