Intern or thesis student – Statistical Analysis (Performance Pricing) & Game Theory in Supply Management
What's the role?
Hilti is not only at the very forefront of the application of game theory and advanced statistical analysis for the management of material groups (“Performance Pricing”) but with our deep involvement in the VDI Technical Committee 315, we also do play a big role in –literally- setting the global standard in Performance Pricing.
Start date is flexible to the student's availability, duration for at least 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 some 29,000 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 an intern in our department, you’ll be part of Hilti`s global inhouse-consultancy for Supply Management. You’ll work closely with our experts to develop to develop the method further and to extend its application.
Your key responsibilities will be training, coaching and supporting line-colleagues in building their models, maintaining and improving the software infrastructure with our IT-colleagues and developing the underlying method further. Moreover, you will have the chance to participate in experience exchange sessions with other companies and in the meetings of the VDI Technical Committee 315.
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 interns 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 or Bachelor student in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Business Administration, etc.
- Profound MS-Office skills
- A knack for getting things done and making sophisticated concepts work in a real-life and highly international business environment
- Energy, courage, pro-activeness and sharp thinking
- Excellent communication skills, with fluency in English and ideally another language (German would be an advantage)