Work Placement / Internship

Data Science - 13 Month Placement

July 2020

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We believe in creating an environment where our placement student really can learn by doing during their time with us and where they are given their own areas of responsibilities from the start. That’s why our experts treat you as part of the team from day one, encourage you to bring your own ideas to the table – and give you the opportunity to really show what you can do.

We are offering an interesting and challenging Internship. The position is based at Plant Hams Hall within the quality management systems department and you will be an integral asset to our data and digitalisation strategy. Our manufacturing systems produce significant amounts of data and we need data scientists to analyse and explore the potential within this data to support our business opportunities.

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What awaits you?

  • Data mining, applying statistical methods and predictive analytics on big homogeneous datasets.
  • Working with large data sets on big data platforms (e.g Hadoop, AWS, Spark).
  • Develop dashboards and analytical tools.
  • Improving production processes and efficiency using machine learning techniques.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Student currently studying a quantitative field such as Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Data Science, Engineering or Physics and on track to achieve a 2:1
  • Experience using Excel
  • Programming language skills in one or more of the following (e.g. Python, Java, C#, C++, R, HTML)
  • Experience with data visualisation tools, preferably PowerBI.
  • Excellent communication and writing skills.
  • Understanding of Oracle / SQL databases.

Why choose us?

  • Great Pay – A competitive annual salary of £17,500, 26 days holiday (pro rata to your contract) and a pension scheme as well as a subsided on-site restaurant.
  • Rewarding Work-Life Balance – Contracted working hours are 39 hours a week, with a half-day on a Friday helping you develop a fulfilling work-life balance.
  • Exciting Additional Benefits - Throughout your internship you will be supported by our experts and many fellow interns.

Did you know?

BMW Plant Hams Hall is an integral part of The BMW Group’s production triangle. We’re proud of our achievements, some of which include:

  • A finished engine leaves the production line every minute including engines for the MINI Cooper S E All4.
  • Over 1.5 million components were machined at the plant in 2018.
  • 100% of all materials used at the plant and within the production process are recycled.
  • The opportunity to get involved with our continued to support to our house charity with a variety of fundraising events throughout the year

What do you need to do now?

If this sounds like the opportunity for you then apply today using the link below. Applications close on 29th November 2019.

The next stages of the recruiting process, could include; online testing, video interview and then a face to face, or telephone interview with the hiring manager. This may be in the form of an assessment centre.


How to Apply

Job ID Number: 1900035V
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