The Student Programs at BMW of North America is committed to attracting and developing diverse and top talented Ultimate Driving teams! Our hands-on student programs are designed to provide college students the opportunity to work with industry leaders, gain valuable work and life experiences through inspiring tasks, and share in our commitment to directly impact the future of mobility. From day one, you will be part of the team and encouraged to bring your passion for innovation and creativity.
This is a full-time internship position for a Spring Rotation, expected to start around March 20, 2023 through September 15, 2023 in Mountain View, CA.
The intern will function as a UX engineer which is a multi-disciplinary position utilizing creative thinking in addition with knowledge in software/hardware development to realize user interactive concepts and experiences.
Collaborate with designers to develop interactive prototypes, attribute own ideas when it comes to user experiences and solutions for developing prototypes.
Researching different sensors and microcontrollers, then culminating data from sensors into a interactive experience.
PTO and Paid Holidays
Corporate Social Responsibility: Volunteer Time
Currently enrolled in a bachelor or master’s degree program at an accredited college or university
Possess a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (not just in major)
Have completed at least 30 college credit hours at time of application (year 3 or 4)
Field of study: Computer science, Computer Engineering, Interaction Design, Product Design, Mechatronics, or Electrical Engineering.
Prior BMW Group experience (applicable to international students only)
Advanced knowledge in Unity and C#
Advanced knowledge in Android Studio, Java or Kotlin
Good knowledge of microcontrollers and IOT devices, such as Arduino
Familiar with Raspberry Pi. Python, MQTT, and Flutter
Has deep user empathy with solid interaction, design experience, and keen eye to UI graphics.
Must attach a copy of college unofficial transcript
Ability to work full-time (36.25 hours/week)
Excellent time-management skills; ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Ability to manage sensitive and confidential information
Excellent organizational and planning skills
Self-motivated, adaptable to a dynamic environment
Able to work both independently and as part of a team
Strong analytical capabilities
Knowledge in iOS development: UIKit, Swift
Knowledge in Adobe Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Adobe XD
Knowledge in Protopie or Figma
Visual studio and C and C++
Languages: English (fluent, oral and written)
BMW NA is an EO employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.