25 Feb, 2019

Intern Algorithm Engineer

  • Continental
  • Lewes, UK
Internship Software Engineering Technology

Job Description

At Continental, we offer compelling tasks and a dynamic environment for smart and innovative people to bring their ideas to life – no matter where they are at in their career. Our diverse portfolio and expertise combined with your personal contribution, has empowered us to successfully develop the most innovative mobility solutions for over 140 years. As part of our international team with more than 220,000 employees in 56 countries, you have the freedom of shaping the future in motion with us.

About Surround View ­ Algorithm Team

From our Offices in Lewes (UK) we employ leading scientists, engineers and experts in vision research (amongst other fields). Over a half of our employees have post­graduate qualifications; a third doctorates. This allows us to deliver a highly competitive service to our clients through highly innovative, refined, state of the art products and applications.
We specialise in the development of multi­camera surround view technologies that make driving easier and safer. As an intern, you would be helping us deliver state­of­the­art software, while gaining valuable industrial experience in a vibrant and multinational team.

Technical Skills

Essential:
• Holding or expecting degree in a relevant area: Computer Science, Engineering, Maths or Physics 
• Good maths skills
• Knowledge of Computer Vision algorithms
• Software development experience (preferably C++)

Desirable: 
• Experience with implementing Computer Vision algorithms
• Experience with task management, continuous integration tools and version control (e.g. git, JIRA)
• Knowledge of DSP or image processing techniques
• Embedded systems understanding
Personal Skills and Attitude
• Enthusiastic about technology and willing to research and learn
• Ability to communicate results and ideas in fluent English
• Interest in automotive applications
• Organised and focused
• Can­do attitude
• Team player
 
• Internship salary 1400 GBP gross per month.
• 20 days paid annual leave per annum
• Flexi Time Scheme
 
The Chassis & Safety division develops, produces and markets intelligent systems to improve driving safety and vehicle dynamics. The direction for the division is clear: The future of mobility leads to automated driving. Integrated active and passive safety technologies and products that support vehicle dynamics provide greater safety, comfort and convenience. They create an excellent foundation for working together to achieve the goal of accident-free driving (Vision Zero).