Customer engineer intern
Join Intel and build a better tomorrow!
We create world-changing technology that improves the life of every person on the planet every day ranging from the technology inside self-order kiosks at fast food outlets, the data centres and networks that support your video streaming; from AI enabling genomic sequencing and personalized healthcare to autonomous driving.
You’ll be joining a company that values every individual and strives to minimize our impact on the planet,– we have just announced that we are water positive in 3 countries and use 100% renewable energy in all our US & European facilities. If you want to find out more click here.
We have big ambitions, and a passion to work with others and address world challenges no one can tackle alone. We would love you to be part of this!
About the recruitment process
We will be considering your application based on your resume. Once your application is submitted, you can check the status of your application by accessing your candidate profile. The recruiter will review your CV and offer it to the team manager. Regardless of our decision you will receive feedback from us.
About the internship
This is a 13-month fixed-term placement suitable for students currently studying a sandwich degree course in a relevant discipline and is targeted at 2nd year students enrolled in a 4 years bachelor's degree or enrolled in Master’s Integrated Course which includes a year in industry (or equivalent).
We ask that all applicants are current university students and will remain students during the whole internship. Candidates must be based in the UK upon the start date of this internship, and for its entire duration.
We are unable to support remote working from outside the UK.
Are you passionate about technology and transforming the world ? We want you to apply to join us as a part of one of the European technical teams based in Swindon.
We're looking for someone who has a keen interest in computer hardware and software and wants to do hands on work developing future computing platforms. You will be a member of a team which specializes in the design and support of computer platforms (both hardware/software) for a wide range of next generation Intel products supporting major European customers. You will be involved in lab activities, working with the team and actively participating in customer support.
We have multiple technical positions available :
Platform support engineer
Working with customers to help them design in products including board level schematic design and review, troubleshooting with issue replication and debugging
Working on next generation proof of concept and demo designs with sales teams and key customers
Gaining a deeper understanding of PC hardware from desktop to server, along with network architecture
Working and influencing engineering and product design teams
Working within a global organization with teams based in multiple time zones
Providing lab support to the team
Consumer Technical Sales Engineer
Building the latest Desktop PCs with yet-to-be released components
Handling and preparing the latest notebook and mobile devices
Working with colleagues or customers to find a technical solution to a sales or marketing problem
Assisting the delivery of showcases and demos to a large audience of Intel's customers.
Collecting performance data and analysing the results
Analysing and interpreting system configuration sales trends for products in the consumer segment
Datacenter Technical sales engineer
Operating as an engineer within a private cloud computing datacentre, with day-to-day tasks including:
Onboarding and supporting hosted customers testing Intel technologies
Building and deployment of servers with bespoke hardware, software & networking specifications
Supporting workloads including high performance compute, virtualisation and artificial intelligence
There is scope for getting involved in other exciting projects outside of day-to-day responsibilities.
We welcome applications from candidates with:
Familiarity with computer architecture hardware/software from desktop to server hardware
Work through complex problems and innovate.
Ability to build and debug typical PC hardware and install and debug typical operating systems, including both Microsoft Windows, Google Android and Lynx
Genuine passion for technology and a curiosity to understand how it works, with a hands-on approach
Ability to grow your knowledge and continuously learn as the role and technology evolves.
Ability to communicate and collaborate with both customers and engineers
Confident working in a customer facing environment
Capable of working unsupervised by prioritizing work and focusing on meeting agreed objectives in required time-frame with good attention to detail.
Ability to work in a team
Strong organisational skills or Project management
What do we offer?
A collaborative, supportive environment, where your equally brilliant colleagues will push you to be your best.
Competitive pay and benefits - quarterly pay bonuses, annual pay bonus, hiring and finishing bonus, medical and life insurance and many more.
Diverse and inclusive environment (read more about it here)and a dedicated intern's community to help you get started in your new job.
Being a part of a socially and ecologically responsible company(read more about it here).
Dedicated training for you during your first weeks at the company to make your transition into work easier and a personal buddy to help you build your network, answer any questions and integrate you into your position.
Opportunities for professional development – wide library of online trainings and learning platforms, support and guidance from your team and manager, and different assignment programs.
The possibility to build a lifelong career at Intel.
We're constantly working on making a more connected and intelligent future, and we need your help. Change tomorrow. Start today.
Learn more about Intel UK Placement Programhere.