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Intern - Digital Displacement

Requisition ID:  20688
Job Location(s): 

Edinburgh, GB

Job Description

Danfoss Power Solutions is looking for talented students to support the introduction of the next generation of hydraulic pumps. You are going to work closely with the Digital Displacement Business within Danfoss Power Solutions’ Global R&D organization and will be based in Edinburgh. 

Digital Displacement Pumps are a new type of variable displacement pumps which offer much improved efficiencies, improved control bandwidth and multiple independent flow outlets. The digital nature of these pumps calls for engineers with different skillsets and therefore we are interested in attracting talented students for our Mechanical, Systems and Electronics & Software teams.

For more information about the technology, please visit http://www.digitaldisplacement.com/

For more information about Digital Displacement Hydraulics, please watch this video: Digital Displacement® hydraulics - YouTube

Job Responsibilities

Typical Tasks – Mechanical 
•    Support in Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) activities like FEA, CFD, etc.
•    Support/ create CAD and engineering drawings in NX
•    Hands on testing – of our pumps or of individual pump components

 

Typical Tasks – Systems and Simulation
•    Hydraulic circuit design and analysis
•    Simulation of hydraulic and mechanical systems using Matlab/Simulink
•    Hands on testing – functional and performance testing of vehicles or similar

 

Typical Tasks – Electronics
•    Support in design of electronics to control our pumps (analogue, digital and power electronics)
•    Simulation and optimization of electrical circuits
•    PCB layout using ORCAD
•    Hands on testing – functional and performance testing, EMC testing, environmental testing

 

Typical Tasks – Embedded Software 
•    Development of real-time embedded software in C++ and C
•    Development of drivers for microcontroller peripherals
•    Automated software testing systems
•    Hands on testing of software controlling powerful machinery in the laboratory

Background & Skills

•    Bachelor or Master degree student within engineering (e.g. mechanical, electronics or software engineering etc)
•    Results oriented, proactive and self-motivated
•    Capable of working in a multicultural environment and cross-functional teamwork 


This position is salaried and we recruit on seasonal base. Our student internships normally start in August or January and the duration is normally ~6-12 months. If you are interested in reducing Co2 emissions, here is an opportunity to make an impact on a global scale!

 

Workplace
Danfoss Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

 

Your application
Convince us that you are the right profile by submitting a motivated cover letter, your CV and relevant educational subscripts. Please make sure you upload a cover letter in order to be considered for the role. We evaluate the application typically in October and May.

Further information about the job
please contact Engineering Manager, Christian Norgaard at +447955439769. 

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

 

Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

 

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.