2017 Hardware Intern - Applications Engineering (Summer - up to 6 months)

Internship By Arm
  • Engineering / Production Management
  • Cambridge
  • To be negotiated

Description

2017 Hardware Intern - Applications Engineering (Summer - up to 6 months)

Job Description

ARM is looking for summer interns to join our hardware applications engineering team based in Cambridge. Hardware Application Engineer’s provide the front line technical support and training to customers worldwide, developing the latest products using ARM CPU and System IP.

This position offers an excellent mix of broad technical development, both hardware and software with the opportunity to learn the job of hardware applications engineer, which could lead to a permanent role after graduation.

It is ideally suited for a person with a passion for microprocessors who enjoys problem solving and is excited by new challenges each day.

What will I be accountable for?

·  Assisting in fault finding problems with customer designs based on ARM CPU and System IP, replicating issues using simulations and test benches.
·  Helping to capture technical knowledge and making it available as written Application Notes and Knowledge Base Articles.
·  Assisting in testing hardware IP deliverables and providing feedback to design teams prior to release to customers.
·  Reviewing technical documentation for hardware IP deliverables and providing improvement recommendations to the technical authors.

Job Requirements

What skills, experience and qualifications do I need?

·  Studying for degree or higher degree in Electronic Engineering or similar.
·  Developing knowledge of microprocessor architecture, memory systems and interconnect.
·  Some experience of hardware description language such as Verilog or VDHL with tools for simulating hardware using test benches.
·  Enjoys solving problems.
·  Excellent verbal and written communications skills in English.
·  Good listening skills.
·  Has good organisational skills and is detail-oriented.

What are the desired behaviours for this role?

ARM is proud to have a set of behaviours that differentiate our talent in the marketplace. These are embedded in all our roles and applicants are encouraged to evidence their attitudes/behaviours as part of the application process:

·  Operates effectively and openly in teams and shares both knowledge and success with others
·  Builds strong and lasting relationships based on mutual trust
·  Actively seek out and encourage alternative viewpoints and ideas
·  Applies critical thinking to select the best way forward
·  Demonstrates a positive attitude in gaining insight from team experiences and is receptive to feedback
·  Is passionate about the success of others and actively provides support for their development
·  Listens and explores alternative perspectives before carefully shaping work that will deliver impactful results
·  Persuades rather than pushes when influencing colleagues
·  Acts with a thoughtful sense of urgency
·  Demonstrates a helpful, can-do attitude

About ARM



ARM® is at the heart of the world's most advanced digital products. Our technology enables the creation of new markets and transformation of industries and society. We design scalable, energy efficient-processors and related technologies to deliver the intelligence in applications ranging from sensors to servers, including smartphones, tablets, enterprise infrastructure and the Internet of Things.

Our innovative technology is licensed by ARM Partners who have shipped more than 50 billion Systems on Chip (SoCs) containing our intellectual property since the company began in 1990. Together with our Connected Community, we are breaking down barriers to innovation for developers, designers and engineers, ensuring a fast, reliable route to market for leading electronics companies.

With offices around the world, ARM is a diverse community of dedicated, innovative and highly talented professionals. By enabling an inclusive, meritocratic and open workplace where all our people can grow and succeed, we encourage our people to share their unique contributions to ARM's success in the global marketplace.

Benefits

Your particular benefits package will depend on position and type of employment and may be subject to change. Your package will be confirmed on offer of employment. ARM's benefits program provides permanent employees with the opportunity to stay innovative and healthy, ensure the wellness of their families, and create a positive working environment.

·  Annual Bonus Plan
·  Discretionary Cash Award
·  Group Personal Pension Plan with enhanced company contribution
·  Medical, Travel, Health & Life Insurances
·  Holiday, 25 days annual leave with option to buy an additional 5 days per year
·  Sabbatical, 20 paid days every four-year of service
·  Volunteering, One (1) paid working day each year (TeamARM)
·  Varies by location: cycle to work, free car parking, gym on site, team and social events

About ARM

ARM® technology is at the heart of a computing and connectivity revolution that is transforming the way people live and businesses operate. From the unmissable to the invisible; our advanced, energy-efficient processor designs are enabling the intelligence in 86 billion silicon chips and securely powering products from the sensor to the smartphone to the supercomputer. With more than 1,000 technology partners including the world's most famous business and consumer brands, we are driving ARM innovation into all areas compute is happening inside the chip, the network and the cloud.

With offices around the world, ARM is a diverse community of dedicated, innovative and highly talented professionals. By enabling an inclusive, meritocratic and open workplace where all our people can grow and succeed, we encourage our people to share their unique contributions to ARM's success in the global marketplace.

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