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European Student Placement Agency
6 Month Mobility Engineering Internship, Mandarin Speaker (CASMC2401)
ESPA (European Student Placement Agency) is a recruitment agency whose goal is to find high quality internships for European students in the UK. We work closely with our host companies to ensure the positions provide students with a great experience, both professional and personal.
The Host Company
There is a significant opportunity to join a step out innovation and venture team within a major corporation,
operating in the field of automotive and industrial lubricants.
The innoVentures team is looking for an intern, who will be part of an innovative team, which has been running
successfully for over four years building up several emerging businesses as well as an investment portfolio covering
automotive and industrial sectors.
With their investments, they bring their supply chain relationships, global industry networks and extensive
engineering resources to really help push great ideas through to businesses and consumers.
The team is looking for an engineer with a strong passion around mobility and transportation.
The ideal candidate is a student who wishes to apply their specific skills and expertise in a progressive and
challenging environment, and with the ability to think broadly and deeply about the world; specifically the rapidly
emerging technologies and the social and environmental changes that underpin many of the wider global market
disruptions in evidence today.
The selected candidate will work as part of a team, focusing on emerging technologies and ways to push the
boundaries of transportation. They will get involved in different kinds of innovative projects: from smart cities to
data exploitation, journey management, and mobility as a service. The Innovation Incubator team tends to look at
things from different perspectives, to finds new, exciting ways to connect people and places.
Work as part of a team to develop new technical offerings and solutions.
Support the development of new projects based on disruptive technologies.
Contribute to new idea propositions.
Perform in technical or project management delivery roles, working with a multi-disciplinary team to
deliver to time and budget.
Provide data-driven strategy and optimization recommendations in support of organization goals.
Engineering related degree with a focus on Mobility, Transportation and Energy.
Proven ability as problem solver.
Analytics background, and drive for data accuracy.
High level of business acumen, maths ability and IT skills.
Good organisation skills and the ability to work in teams.
Adaptive to change and can respond quickly and positively to revised scope and direction of activities.
Demonstrate high level of energy, drive, enthusiasm and commitment.
Willingness to be part of a progressive group of like-minded individuals searching for new ideas and
developing new business models.
Have a track record of successful teamwork with ability to work cross functionally.
Passion for entrepreneurial environment.
BENEFITS: All ESPA services are free for students and alumni. The benefits are:
1) Paid Accommodation.
2) Paid Utility Bills (electricity, gas, water and council tax) + Internet Access
3) Commuter travel to work.
This will be sourced and managed on your behalf by ESPA. These benefits have an approximate value of 7-
1200 euros per month (depending on location).
There is no salary over and above the benefits offered, unless specifically stated.
To know more, please visit: www.espauk.com
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