Are you passionate about the future of vehicle technology with a desire to drive your career forward in a research and consulting role?
SBD Automotive is a rapidly growing global automotive technology research consultancy. Established over 20 years we provide our clients across the automotive industry with actionable insights and analysis in the fields of Connected Car (Infotainment, Telematics, In-Vehicle Apps, etc.), Autonomous Car (ADAS, active safety, V2X), and Secure Car (automotive security and cybersecurity). We work with 95% of the world’s leading vehicle manufacturers as well as suppliers, associated industries, and governments in more than 70 countries. Our UK head office is based in Milton Keynes and we have offices in North America, Germany, India, China, and Japan.
Our 2018 Intern positions will provide opportunities in the following areas:
You will learn skills and have experiences that will give you a fantastic start to your career working on projects for major vehicle manufacturers and automotive suppliers across the globe.
Being an integral member of an expert automotive technology team you will learn the skills to plan and execute a research project through to the creation of a published report. You’ll be responsible for desk and field research with the opportunity to attend motor shows/ field-based research on the latest technologies. You’ll be exposed to challenging work including supporting customer specific projects ranging from vehicle or technology benchmarking to performance testing of prototype or production systems.
Studying either mathematics, a science, engineering or automotive industry related discipline, and a keen interest in the automotive industry and our business is essential.
An interest in Data Analysis or modules studied in Electrical or Electronics Communications is desirable
An individual with excellent analytical and problem-solving skills who thinks logically and has the capability to collect, analyse and present data
Ability to research information from varied sources, identify trends and determine the implications for the automotive industry
A confident communicator who can express themselves well in both verbal and written communications
Proficiency in Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel and Word
A thirst for knowledge and the motivation to keep up to date with industry changes is essential as are an enquiring mind and an eye for detail
You’ll also need to have excellent planning and time management skills
Your internship will provide excellent foundation level experience and equip you with valuable knowledge and skills to enter into a successful career after graduation.
To register your interest please send your CV with a cover letter detailing the dates you are seeking your internship for to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting SBDIntern2018. We will contact you when places become available.