Internship | Define your own automotive-powertrains related assignment
Do you have an assignment idea that you would like to develop? Are you interested in contributing to a more sustainable future by means of cleaner transportation systems? If so, the assignment below might be perfect for you!
Education typeuniversity (wo)
TypeInternship and graduation project
Hours a weekFulltime – 40
What will be your role?
|In TNO powertrains, we are looking for young-bright minds which are motivated to contribute to the development of cleaner transportation systems. To do so, we are encouraging students from Dutch educational institutions to define their own project (internship or thesis) aimed to contribute to the decarbonization of the transport industry. Your self-defined assignment should therefore contribute to one (or more) of the following automotive-related challenges:
Have you an innovative project idea aligned with one of these challenges? Can this idea be explored in an internship or thesis? Then follow the application process below.
How to describe your own project:
The description of your own assignment has to be done in the motivation letter. One page should suffice for you description. The assignment has to be briefly described in terms of “what” (problem to solve), the “why” (importance of the problem), and the “how” (methodology and proposed solution to the problem). Keep in mind that the how has to be feasible to be implemented during your available internship/thesis time, therefore credibility is a key factor. Likewise, you are encouraged to propose innovative ideas, so think out of the box. Last but not least, the assignment has to be aligned with one or more of the challenges describe above.
The duration of this internship is 7 to 9 months and it preferably starts in September.
How do you want to contribute to tomorrow's world? How big can your impact be? Come and work at TNO and envision it.
What we expect from you
- You need to be enrolled in an educational institution in the Netherlands. You are therefore coursing a master or a bachelor in a relevant field, for example automotive engineering, electrical engineering, computer science, control systems, etc.;
- Your self-defined assignment idea is aligned with the general topics challenges. The idea has to be described in the motivation letter and it has to be feasible to be solved as an internship/thesis.
What you’ll get in return
TNO as an employer
Has this job opening sparked your interest?
Then please feel free to apply on this vacancy! For further questions don’t hesitate to contact us.
Due to Covid-19 and the consequent uncertainties and restrictions, students who are not residing in the Netherlands may currently not be able to start an internship or graduation project at TNO.
Contact: Róbinson Medina Sánchez
Phone number: +31 (0)6-116 63551