Global Engineer Program - AD Robotics and APP development
R&D
Full Time
Rothenburg, Germany
2019-10-31

< AD Robotics and APP design> (Internship)

Rothenburg Ob der Tauber, Germany – 1 position 

THE GLOBAL ENGINEER PROGRAM EXPERIENCE
The Electrolux Global Engineer Program (GEP) is a proactive initiative that brings together young engineering talent across various functions and global offices of Electrolux. This program is for you, who are interested in a global, hands-on experience in an intercultural setting with the goal of securing global employment opportunities within the company upon a successful completion of the internship.

ABOUT THE ROLE
Working Department and Location: Advanced Development Food Preparation - Rothenburg o.d.T.
The Advanced Development Team is part of the Global R&D Food Preparation organisation. Our role is to develop technical advanced solutions for all kind of appliances in cooking, mainly for Cooktops, Ovens and Hoods. Within that role, we have strong links to product management, product development and technology center in EU, NA, LA and AU/AP.
Besides Rothenburg, we have teams based in Forli/Italy and Hangzhou/China.
The intern will be based in Rothenburg o.d.T. and she/he will be focusing on innovations related to Robotics, AI, designing and developing APPs and the development of embedded appliance software.
We are looking for a profile aligned with innovation engineering skills, with the following main tasks: 
-Organize and lead idea creation sessions about use cases of robotic systems in the kitchen environment
-Program and try use cases for a robotic system based on ROS (Robot Operating System)
-Create business cases for a potential market introduction
-Ability to create and/or coordinate the creation of a demonstrator system 
-Implement neural networks for vision systems, object recognition and tracking using 3D cameras.
-Ability to design APPs for IOs and Android for any running project in the Advanced Development teams including simple, nice and optimized UX (User Interaction) concepts
-integration of various connected kitchen appliances into the system, also with low level software and Hardware embedded systems
-Market and internet research about robotic systems and use cases 
-Supplier contact for technical clarification 
-Perform technical lab tests.
Final goal is to demonstrate a solution incl. a business case of a robotic system in a kitchen environment with various home appliances.

A REGULAR DAY AT WORK
To contribute to the team goals, you will:
−Lead the robotic in kitchen project
−Programming in ROS, C++ or Python
−Create and improve of a demonstrator, mechanically, electronically and software.
−Creation of new use cases and programming those for demonstration purposes
−Integrate other appliances into the system
−Creation and follow up of potential business cases
−Design and create APPs for various projects for IOs and Android
−Follow up on competitor and research institute activities regarding robotics by study/research in different medias and visiting events
−Build wide knowledge about robotic systems and potential applications in a kitchen environment.
−Participate in team meetings or lead own idea creation sessions and team meetings.

WHO YOU ARE
•Proactive. You drive things forward and take initiative in order to achieve a common goal
•Relationship builder. You are able to work in an international matrix organization, building strong collaboration with the people and functions you work with
•Team-oriented. You know that success requires valuing teamship
•Digital and international. You are curious and have a technology-oriented and global mindset in the way you work 
•Ambitious, specialist in robotics and programing/electronics, open minded, able to work independent but also being an excellent team player and not shy to stay in front of a team.

YOUR EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND SKILLS
•You are a graduating student or recent graduate of Industrial Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Sciences, Electrical engineering, Electronics engineering, Mathematics, Software development and programming, and/or telecommunication engineering 
•Advanced English spoken and written
•You have experience or exhibit skills on the following: Presentation skills, Project Management, Team Management, stakeholder management and Adaptability.
•ASP, C, HTML, Java, Javascript, Jscript, PHP, Unix/Linux OS, Python, Lab view, Neural networks, ROS (Robotics OS) UX/UI Design skills,TCP/IP

WHAT YOU WILL GET FROM THE PROGRAM 
•Learning experience within 12 months
•Gross salary of 1.533 euros
•Vacation days and other company benefits
•Laptop
•Visa costs and process 
•Reallocation support: local registration processes
•Settle-in support through a digital assistant for:
   oBank account
   oAccommodation
   oInsights about your destination from colleagues
•Participation in two Global Engineer Program Summits (3 days) in selected Electrolux sites
•Support in permanent hiring opportunities within Electrolux Group towards the end of the program

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We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'