Continental Corporation Internship - Software Development Engine Test Bench Automation/Matlab in Regensburg, Germany

About Continental With sales of €39.2 billion in 2015, Continental is among the leading automotive suppliers worldwide and currently employs more than 212,000 employees in 55 countries.

In the Powertrain Division we integrate innovative and efficient powertrain system solutions from today and tomorrow for vehicles of all categories.

Within the vision of Clean Power, our products make driving not only more affordable and environmentally friendly, but also more comfortable and enjoyable. We offer our customers a comprehensive selection of products ranging from gasoline and diesel injection systems, turbochargers, engine management and transmission control systems to sensors and actuators. Exhaust aftertreatment, fuel supply systems as well as systems and components for hybrid and electric drives complete our portfolio. There are two main impulses for the advancement of drive technologies: Firstly, active climate protection, in particular the reduction of CO2 emissions and exhaust gases. And secondly, the increasing need for individual mobility, which results in various requirements for vehicles and drive systems.

The Powertrain Division has more than 34,500 employees working at 54 locations in 19 countries.

Auto req ID 51033BR

Job Title Internship - Software Development Engine Test Bench Automation/Matlab

Country Germany

Posting Location Regensburg

Job Description

For the division Powertrain Engine Systems we are searching for an intern (m/f) who is supposed to start in March 2017 at least for6 months to support the development of the automation software of engine test benches. After the internship you have the opportunity to write a bachelor thesis.

Your tasks will be:

  • Further development of DoE-software and -methods (DoE - Design of Experiments) for usage on engine test benches

  • Further development of innovative real-time capable engine controllers

  • Further development of engine models based on simulation methods existing in the company

  • Connection of the models and software/methods/engine controllers to the automation software

  • Validation of the simulation with existing real-time capable engine controllers

  • Documentation of realized tasks

Job Requirements

  • Student (m/f) in the field of automation techniques, mechanical engineering, informatics, physics or similar

  • Knowledge in engine and test bench techniques desirable

  • Good knowledge in C, C++, C# and Embedded Software

  • Good knowledge in Matlab and Matlab Simulink

  • Confident in using the usual MS Office-programs

  • High level of German, as well as a good knowledge of English (written and spoken)

  • High operational readiness, flexibility, creativity, team-, organizational- and communicational skills

What we offer

  • Various events for students as factory or guided city tours and a regular students meeting

  • A health center with its own physiotherapy and an extensive range of courses

  • We promote lifelong learning as well as personal and professional development

  • Possibility to work as a working student afterwards

Contact Name Nicole Ehrenboth

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