Are you passionate about the future of vehicle technology with a desire to drive your career forward in a research and consulting role?
Fast-moving technologies, complex markets and a maze of new risks have created unprecedented challenges for vehicle manufacturers and their partners. SBD Automotive (www.sbdautomotive.com) is a rapidly growing global automotive technology research consultancy. Founded in 1997, 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, autonomous vehicle, V2X), and Secure Car (automotive security and cyber security). 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 German office, based in Düsseldorf is hiring a Graduate, or equivalent, to support client consulting projects and to contribute to our continued growth and expansion throughout the DACH, Scandinavia and Eastern Europe region (Germany region).
In this fast-paced junior research and consulting role you will be responsible for the research and delivery of client projects. Your key focus will be:
Detailed desk-based research as well as phone interviews for automotive client consulting projects
You will be based in the UK Headquarters (Milton Keynes) during the first 6-12 months to gain valuable coaching and training from our industry experts. Regular exchanges and visits to our SBD Germany Team will part of training to build up a deep understanding of SBD Germany clients and their needs as well as be part within German regions customer projects. As you gain further experience and knowledge in the role you’ll be exposed to increasingly challenging and complex work.
The role will be diverse and challenging and offers excellent prospects for career advancement to a Specialist position; either with a focus on managing research and report writing, or a more consultancy-focused role taking responsibility for managing the delivery of customer specific projects.
Experience and Required Skills
In addition, experience gained as an undergraduate through a placement or work experience either within a vehicle manufacturer, systems supplier, telecoms or electronics industries would be desirable, but not essential.
If you feel you have the right skills and competencies to join the team in Dusseldorf for this exciting challenge, please send your CV with a cover letter, stating your earliest possible start date and your salary expectation to firstname.lastname@example.org with reference DusGrad.
Please visit our website https://www.sbdautomotive.com/ for more information.