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Rolls-Royce Motor Cars - Bespoke Electrical Engineering - 12 Month Placement

July 2020

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World-leading technologies don’t make it onto a BMW until they’ve undergone one of the most challenging journeys you can imagine. It takes dynamic teams with outstanding technical skills to drive them from the drawing board to the road. 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.

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What awaits you?

  • Design/Develop Engineering Concepts for One-Off customer vehicles, Collection vehicles and Aftermarket Accessories.
  • Prototype Microprocessor Hardware construction (e.g. Arduino) and Software development
  • Power management, Harness system design and development
  • Innovation project investigations with experimentation of new technologies and methods
  • Generating project timing plans, parts lists, risk assessments (DFMEA) and Design Verification Plans (DVP’s)
  • Coordinate discussions with Technical specialists (UK and Germany) and agree appropriate Verification and Homologation testing requirements for Bespoke Engineering developments.
  • Organise Prototype parts manufacture and verification to agreed DVP.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Studying towards a 2:1 Degree in Electrical Engineering (BEng, MSc)
  • Self-motivated individual with good interpersonal skills
  • Good organisational, planning and communication skills
  • Fluent spoken English is essential. German language would be advantageous
  • Broad material knowledge, both Automotive and high end products.

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 40 hours a week, Monday – Friday.
  • Exciting Additional Benefits - Throughout your internship you will be supported by our experts and many fellow interns.

Did you know?

Rolls-Royce is the world’s leading luxury house. With British heritage dating back to 1904, the company is a wholly owned subsidiary of BMW Group and has operated from its Goodwood location since 2003.
We’re proud of our achievements, some of which include:

  • Every Rolls-Royce motor car is hand-built to customer order at the Home of Rolls-Royce at Goodwood
  • The Rolls-Royce manufacturing plant is located in an area of outstanding natural beauty, less than a kilometer from the edge of the South Downs National Park. The plant was designed with strong environmental credentials, including the largest living roof in the UK.
  • Significant philanthropic activities, such as raising in excess of £1.7 million in support of allergy research at Evelina London Children’s Hospital at a ‘Dine on the Line’ event in September 2019.

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: 19000354
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