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Engineering / R&D Spartanburg, South Carolina 21.11.2023

Electrical Engineering Analysis Co-op (Summer 2024)

Innovation is imagining what’s NEXT when no one else can. Shaping your future starts here, as we believe our Gen>NEXT students are the future leaders of BMW. Our vision is to secure BMW Manufacturing’s excellence by attracting the best of the best. We believe in creating a hands-on environment where you can directly impact the future of mobility. You will be guided and mentored throughout inspiring tasks and projects. As one of our Gen>NEXT students, you will be part of the team from day one and encouraged to add new ideas and value to the business.

This is a co-op position which requires three alternating rotations (e. g. 1st rotation: spring, 2nd rotation: fall, 3rd rotation: summer).

Ready to dive into the world of prototype vehicles? Here in our team, we get to immerse ourselves with in-depth analysis of all the electrical components packed inside BMW's X models. By utilizing powerful testing equipment and exercising our complete understanding of both the hardware and software in the total vehicle, we are able to play an integral part in the exciting process of delivering these cutting-edge vehicles to the consumers. We help perfect these vehicles that, upon release, will relentlessly push boundaries and set new standards for innovation in the industry. 

We're the go-to squad for any electronic hiccups throughout assembly. We emphasize problem-solving to ensure that everything about the vehicle electronics runs smoothly. We help reinforce BMW's world-renowned reputation of excellence by prioritizing quality, functionality, and most importantly, the customers' experience with our product. 

Now, picture yourself in this role. You will be taking on exciting projects that aid in the development of unreleased BMW vehicles. And you won't be alone! Our team of experienced specialist engineers will teach you the ropes, walking with you every step of the way as you realize your full potential. And did we mention the one-on-one mentorship? It’s like having a personal guide to help you channel your passion and creativity.  What are you waiting for?  Are you ready for the challenge?

The Co-op should expect to support and improve the following:

·       Familiarize yourself with the functionality of both the hardware and software of our vehicles

·       Support in the testing and debugging of prototype vehicles’ electrical components

·       Assist in electrical component test preparation, the testing procedure itself, data collection after testing, and the interpretation of results

·       Build upon your theoretical knowledge and apply creative solutions to real world problems

·       Freedom to create and develop software solutions to optimize processes

  • Pursuing a Bachelor or Graduate Degree in Engineering
  •   Relevant interests would include learning new programming languages and data analytics software/programs
  •  Passion to learn about electrical engineering concepts, vehicle architecture and communication
  • Willingness to learn on the job and acquire hands-on experience
  • Possess a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (not just in major).
  • Have full-time status at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States.
  • Completed at least 30 credit hours at time of application.
  • Ability to complete 3 alternating work terms for Co-op positions.
  • Ability to work full-time (40 hours / week).
  • Transfer students must have a GPA from current university.
  •  Complete and pass a substance abuse test before the work term.
  •  THE WORK TERM DATES ARE (May 20th-August 9th 2024).

BMW Manufacturing Company is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of BMW MC to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all qualified persons regardless of age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. 

Employment with BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC (BMW MC) is at-will and may be terminated at any time, with or without notice, at the option of BMW MC or the employees.

Electrical Engineering Analysis Co-op (Summer 2024)

Spartanburg, South Carolina
United States
Legal Entity:
BMW Manufacturing Co., LLC
BMW Group
Spartanburg, South Carolina
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Engineering / R&D
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