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Advanced Driver Assistance Systems Oxnard, California 16.05.2023

Intern, Advanced Driver Assistance System

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 Fall Rotation, expected to start around September 18, 2023 through March 15, 2023 in Oxnard, CA.

The intern will support the US Automated Driving Team to perform validation testing for advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS). This includes partly autonomous driving systems like highway assist or remote controlled parking functions. The focus of activities is both to optimize the functional and technical characteristics as well as the human machine interface of these driver assistance systems to the needs and wishes of US customers. This position offers the opportunity to work in an international environment within a highly successful global company.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Preparation of test drives including commissioning prototype vehicle hardware and software setup
  • Support and execution of local test drives 
  • Setup and maintenance of measurement equipment 
  • Evaluation and preparation of test drive results for communication with project partners 
  • Independent execution and documentation of predefined test sets to ensure ADAS function quality

Eligible Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Health Benefits
  • 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: Engineering 
  • Concentration: Electrical/Automotive 
  • Additional skills: basic Python proficiency, must possess valid driver’s license (passenger vehicle)
  • Prior BMW Group experience (applicable to international students only)
  • 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


  • Prior internship and/or relevant work experience 
  • Previous work experience within BMW or the automotive industry in the field of embedded electronics or infotainment preferred. 
  • Languages: English (fluent, oral and written), German desirable

BMW of North America, LLC is an EEO employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Intern, Advanced Driver Assistance System

Oxnard, California
United States
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BMW of North America LLC.
BMW Group
Oxnard, California
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