ENGINEERING INTERNS – SUMMER 2020 Location: Cottenham, Cambridge   COUNTRY: UK

“We will always strive to provide the optimum solution with quality and commitment as key to our success. We will always go the extra mile, and we will not rest until our customers are as passionate about our products and services as we are.”

Cosworth employs its motorsport-inspired engineering and manufacturing capabilities to improve vehicle and driver performance. The group supplies electronics and powertrain products and engineering services to performance vehicle manufacturers, motorsport teams and performance enthusiasts around the world. Cosworth was founded in 1958. With headquarters in Northampton, UK, the group has a globally-recognised brand and employs staff across Europe and the USA.

We’re looking for highly motivated students or recent graduates to work with us in our Cottenham, Cambridge office for 10-12 weeks during the summer of 2020. Depending on your particular degree focus and/or interests we’ll provide work that will challenge and develop you as well as contribute directly to what we do.

If this internship sounds right for you, please submit your details and CV in the online form below.

The Position

Our team of highly skilled and dynamic Engineers and Developers are working on the design and development of Cosworth’s next generation motorsport and automotive video and data acquisition systems. Whether working on mobile or cloud development, hands-on hardware development, test software and support tools including new features and enhancements, or embedded software development, you’ll get the opportunity to work on interesting and challenging projects using the latest technologies.

You will learn to :-
• Work within real-world development processes as an integrated member of an engineering team.
• Apply your technical skills to real problems.
• Design and implement production quality solutions.

Skills, Qualifications & Personal attributes

Our successful interns will:

  • Be currently studying or completed a relevant Degree/MSc/PhD – Engineering/Computer Science/Maths/Physics
  • If coming from a Computer Science background; demonstrable knowledge of software development
  • If coming from an Engineering background; a bias towards electrical and electronic engineering with a demonstrable engineering process understanding and appreciation
  • Ability to work well in teams and to be self-motivating and demonstrate strong time management
  • Passion for automotive and the direction our industry is moving towards – e.g. connected devices, data acquisition, real-time information etc.