Danfoss RandD Intern in AMES, Iowa
RandD Intern Requisition ID: 16674 Job Location(s): Ames, US, 50011 Job Description TheResearch and DevelopmentEngineering team in the Danfoss Ames, Iowa facility is seekingan internstudentto startfor thesummerof2021potentiallycontinuing through the fall. You will support ongoing new system development programsapplicable tohydraulic systemsand components. You will be involved in system design, analysis, implementation, testing, troubleshooting, and documentation. This is a great opportunity for students with a desire for real-world engineering experience in a fast-paced global company. Opportunities for further growth within Danfoss after yourinternshipare possible.Job Responsibilities General support of ongoing research programs with both hands-on and theoretical engineering workAssemble and troubleshoot prototype systemsConduct testing on new prototype systemsDocument test results and draw conclusions to support lead engineersPerform both "desk type" analysis and "hands on" Engineering workBackground and Skills Student in Mechanical, Electrical,Aerospace,Agricultural Engineering,orPhysicsAt least60 credit hours of college coursework completed. Will consider applicants with at least 30 credit hours completed with an exceptional skill set and work experienceDemonstrated hands-on mechanical or electricalskills;for example,autoor farm equipment service or repairKey personal attributes: innovative,team-focused, independent, and self-drivenPrior experience with the operation of farming, construction equipment, or automobiles is a plusPrior experience with hands-on machining, hydraulic systems, and electronics is a plusExperience with PLUS+1, LabVIEW, Programmable Logic Controllers, or other machine control software is a plusExperience with MATLAB and SIMULINK are also a plusNX or comparable CAD software experienceDanfoss - 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.