Engineering Summer Placement - Siemens Traffic SolutionsSiemens Traffic Solutions, has an extensive, innovative portfolio of products to assist traffic managers and local authorities to reduce congestion and keep traffic moving. The businesshas over 350 skilled installation and maintenance engineers, a fully equipped training facility and dedicated team with expertise in design. Our busy, 100 strong, Engineering Department is seeking students on summer placement to engage with us on exciting new developments in support of our company goals. We are engaged in all aspects of software, hardware and mechanical design and also supportour many and varied customers.
What are my responsibilities?
You will to assist with general Engineering tasks, dependent on your specialisation and interest. This may include activities such as:
· development of engineering tools (using C++, C#, SQL etc)
· assisting with mechanical design (3D CAD)
· process improvement activities (using SharePoint)
· working on innovation projects which could lead to future products
You will be working with engineers from within our team who will support and encourage you during your time with us.
What do I need to qualify for this job?
· You should be working towards a degree inEngineering, Science or IT related subject
· IT Literate – Microsoft Office
· Experienceof any of the following development languages or tools would be desirable:C, C++, C#,Java, SQL, SharePoint, CAD
What else do I need to know?
You should be able to demonstrate satisfactorytechnical knowledge and problem solving skills; you will be asked to assist in the solving of technical issues as part of a group or as an individual. You must be able to develop good working relationships inside the engineering department and have excellent communication skills. You will occasionally be required to make informal presentations to peers.
Siemens provides innovative solutions to help tackle the UK’s major challenges. Siemens has a significant presence throughout the UK, with 13 manufacturing sites and more than 25 major offices. Today the company employs over 13,760 people in the UK, including about 5,000 in the manufacturing sector. Last year’s revenues were £3.36 billion. Electrification, automation and digitalization are the long-term growth fields of Siemens. In order to take full advantage of the market potential in these fields, our businesses are bundled into nine divisions and healthcare as a separately managed business.
Siemens offers a comprehensive reward package which includes a competitive basic salary, bonus scheme, generous holiday allowance and pension. Through our flexible benefits scheme you can select benefits that best suit your lifestyle, including private healthcare.
How do I apply?
We are looking forward to receiving your online application. Please ensure you complete all areas, of the application form, to the best of your ability as we will use this data to review your suitability for the role.
What else do I need to know?
Siemens is dedicated to quality, equality, and valuing diversity, and we welcome applications that reflect the diversity of the communities within which we work.
If you are appointed in to this role you will receive standard Siemens terms, conditions and benefits.
Please note that it is Siemens policy for all employees to inform their line manager when formally applying for a new role within Siemens.