Systems Engineering INTERN _ 2024 Summer

Systems Engineering INTERN _ 2024 Summer

Job ID:  34429

Auburn Hills, US


The Intern for the Systems Engineering Team will gain hands-on experience in the technical development of cutting-edge automotive technologies. This role will focus on supporting the team in areas such as Mechanical, Electrical, and Software Requirements, as well as in generic projects for the creation of next-generation products. This is an excellent opportunity for a student interested in vehicle access technologies, like Phone as a Key and Smart Access, using technologies such as BLE, NFC, etc.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Assist in product and test development for sensors (understanding of interactions between physics, mechanical elements, electronics, and software).
  • Gain exposure to core technologies like Capacitive sensors, BLE, NFC, CAN, LIN.
  • Support in analyzing customer specifications and contribute to the compliance matrix and technical proposals.
  • Assist in creating Mechanical, Electrical, and Software ‘Requirements Engineering’ documentation.
  • Aid in developing test specifications and support of test equipment in manufacturing plants.
  • Coordinate with team members from manufacturing plants.
  • Support in the development & validation of lab test stands.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Help in providing technical support for failure analysis of warranty parts and plant rejects.
  • Assist in Series Production Product Change Management.
  • Learn about new manufacturing and testing technologies.

Core Capabilities:

  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrable ability to think logically and solve problems.
  • Familiarity with MS Word, Excel & PowerPoint.
  • Language requirement is English; other languages are a plus.

Required Qualifications:

  • Pursuing a bachelor’s degree in physics, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related field.
  • Basic understanding of automotive systems engineering concepts.
  • Familiarity with electrical/electronic schematics and mechanical blueprints is a plus.
  • Must be open to some local and domestic travel.


Working Time: Full time 


Your Contact Partner: Daniel Cable 

EEO Statement

Vitesco Technologies is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  We welcome and encourage all qualified candidates to apply, including but not limited to people with disabilities, members of the LGBTQ+ community, people from all ethnicities and creeds, working parents, or people with long unemployment periods.  All qualified individuals will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. To be considered, an application must be submitted to a specific position for which Vitesco Technologies has a current posted job opening. Qualified applicants will be considered only for the specific opening(s) to which they apply. Further, Vitesco Technologies provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with a disability. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to careers_usa& This email address is reserved solely for job seekers with disabilities requesting accessibility assistance or an accommodation in the job application process.

Vitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of cutting-edge drive systems for sustainable mobility. With intelligent system solutions and components for electric, hybrid, and internal combustion drive systems, Vitesco Technologies is making mobility clean, efficient, and affordable. The product portfolio includes electric drives, electronic controls, sensors and actuators, and exhaust gas treatment solutions. In 2022, Vitesco Technologies generated sales of around €9.07 billion and employs a workforce of around 38,000 employees at 50 locations. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.