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Student Internship in R&D Material & Manufacturing Process Design 80-100% (f/m/d)

Hitachi ABB Power Grids is a pioneering technology leader that is helping to increase access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all. We help to power your home, keep the factories running, and our hospitals and schools open. Come as you are and prepare to get better as you learn from others. Bring your passion, bring your energy, and plug into a team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation

As R&D intern, you will join our Technology Center in Zürich-Altstetten, an organization leading continuous research and development activities on transformer components and services. As part of our global R&D community including Technology Centers and Research Centers worldwide, you will contribute to the development of new technologies for electrical insulation and optimization of materials and manufacturing processes in various factories belonging to the Transformers Business Line. As a member of the highly skilled global Technology Center term, you will run projects and contribute to the global roadmap execution. The duration of the internship is 6 to 12 months.

Your responsibilities

  • Perform lab characterization tasks and testing of polymeric materials
  • Support adaptation of lab results for manufacturing of full-scale products
  • Contribute to optimization of manufacturing processes and quality control processes

Your background

  • Master student in the field of natural sciences, material engineering, process engineering or similar
  • Good understanding of material characterization methods and tools (DSC, TGA, DMA, etc.)
  • Responsible team player with structured and result-oriented work approach
  • Fluent English, written and spoken, German is an advantage

More about us

Hitachi ABB Power Grids is a global technology leader with a combined heritage of almost 250 years, employing around 36,000 people in 90 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, the business serves utility, industry and infrastructure customers across the value chain, and emerging areas like sustainable mobility, smart cities, energy storage and data centres. With a proven track record, global footprint and unparalleled installed base, Hitachi ABB Power Grids balances social, environmental and economic values, and is committed to powering good for a sustainable energy future, with pioneering and digital technologies, as the partner of choice for enabling a stronger, smarter and greener grid. Interested in joining our team? If so, we look forward to receiving your full application (motivation letter, CV, references) only via our online careers tool. Hitachi ABB Power Grids Switzerland Richard Adu Talent Acquisition

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Location Zürich, Altstetten, Zurich, Switzerland
Job type Full-Time
Contract Traineeship

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