Sustainable Mobility Internship
As an independent group of companies, the BMW Group has a commitment to creativity and breakthrough ideas that goes well beyond the racetrack. In order to continuously create ultimate driving machines, we drive our growth and design excellence by staffing our teams with individuals who are innovative and always looking for the next great idea. If you share our vision and view yourself as an independent, creative thinker, we invite you to join our team in this exceptional role located in Mountain View, California.
We are pleased to offer a 6 month full-time internship starting in or about April 2019 at BMW of North America, LLC.
The BMW Technology Office USA in Mountain View, California is offering an interesting internship for a talented intern with a strong background in Engineering or Data Science. The topics include, but are not limited to: electric vehicle (EV) charging, second-life battery stationary storage, home battery energy storage, renewable electricity integration with managed EV charging, and EV customer behavior analysis. Many tasks may require analytical skills as well as experience with typical data analysis tools like Excel, SAS, python, MATLAB, etc.
This position will involve working with our engineers based in Munich and external partners in the U.S. to research automotive functions and features of the future. Besides the technical background, strong communication skills and self-motivated working abilities are essential for this internship since these qualities are essential to working in the collaborative environment of the BMW Technology Office. In addition, interdisciplinary interaction is highly welcome and will be supported by the team with advanced degrees in a variety of technical subjects.
Note: This is a full-time 6-month internship. Interested applicants should explore options with their faculty advisors / department to take time off from their studies prior to applying for the position.
What are you waiting for? Jump into the driver's seat and apply for the 6 Month Internship BMW NA - Sustainable Mobility today!
Qualifications and experience
•\tEnrolled in a Bachelor's or Master's program in Engineering, Data Science, Mathematics, Economics, or related field, or have graduated from one of these fields of study no more than 12 months prior to internship start date.
•\tFundamentals of data analysis including the ability to independently define relationships and trends within complex data sets
•\tInterest and motivation in following topics:
o\tElectric mobility: knowledge of electric and hybrid cars
o\tStationary battery storage
•\tSoftware Skills: MS Office (strong Excel and PowerPoint skills), Statistical Analysis Software, (e.g. R, STATA, SAS), Modeling Software (e.g. MatLab, Origin)
•\tAvailability for 6 months
•\tExperience (professional or academic) in several or all of the following technical fields:
o\tSmart home / smart building
o\tEnergy automation and energy management systems
•\tAdvanced programming skills in JAVA and/or Python
•\tExperience developing advanced algorithms
•\tConscientious, responsible, ability to work independently and as a part of a team as well as motivated
•\tStrong communication skills
Please make your selection below to apply today!
BMW NA is an EO employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
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