Siemens PhD Intern - Advanced Algorithms Engineering and Geometry Processing in Princeton, New Jersey

PhD Intern - Advanced Algorithms Engineering and Geometry Processing

Locations:Princeton, New Jersey

Job Family: Research & Development

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Division: Corporate Technology

Business Unit: Corporate Technology

Requisition Number: 201380

Assignment Category: Full-time temporary

Experience Level: Entry level

Education Required Level: Master's Degree

Travel Required: No

Job Description:

Position Overview

For nearly 170 years, pioneering technologies, and the business models developed from them, have been the foundation of Siemens’ success. Our central research and development unit, Corporate Technology (CT) plays an important role in this.

Together with its global network of experts, CT is a strategic partner to Siemens’ operative units. It provides important services along the entire value chain – from research and development to production and quality assurance, as well as optimized business processes. The support provided to the businesses in their research and development activities is ideally balanced with CT’s own future-oriented research.

Siemens’ central research and development arm sees itself as a strategic partner to the company’s businesses. It plays a key role in achieving and maintaining leading competitive positions in the fields of electrification and automation while at the same time helping Siemens fully tap into the growth field of digitalization.

The people who work at CT are more than employees. They are actively helping to make people’s lives a little better every day. Would you like to be a part of that? Then join us. We offer you a high level of practical relevance as well as an opportunity to individually contribute your knowledge and your visions around the world. Whether you’re helping to develop products for the operating units or working in interdisciplinary projects for the business areas: At CT you’ll be working in the heart of Siemens’ technological research.

The CTAutomation and Control Technology Field is seeking a highly motivated PhD student available for a 3-9month internship for our Princeton, NJ location in the area ofgeometry processing. The project will involve analysis of state-of-art inacademia and industry, and design of novel practical techniques to addresschallenging problems in geometry processing. The project will includedevelopment of software prototypes to demonstrate novel techniques, anddocumentation of results through high quality technical reports suitable forpublications and patent applications .

Our Princeton facility is recognized for providing a stimulating environment for highly talented and self-motivated students. You will have the opportunity to test your knowledge in a challenging problem-solving environment. You will be encouraged to think out-of-the-box, innovate and find solutions to real-life problems. Our team has a strong publication record in leading journals and conferences.

Responsibilities

  • Contributeto research projects that develop geometry processing algorithms

  • Fastprototyping, feasibility studies, specification and implementation of geometryprocessing techniques

  • Apply geometry processing techniques to real-world problems

  • Helpadvance the state-of-the-art in the field, including generating patents andpublications in top journals and conferences

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • CurrentPhD student in Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, or related disciplinefor research.

  • Hands-on coding skills and ability to quickly prototype in C++ and Python.

  • Familiarity with CAD softwaresystems (NX) and modeling kernels (Parasolid).

  • Solid theoretical knowledge of geometry representations in design.

  • Showpassion for technologies with a can-do attitude. Outstandingcollaboration, interpersonal and communication (verbal & written) skills inEnglish is required.

  • Drive andmotivation for career development and open to taking on challenges.

  • Team player who can also be independent,prioritize work and thrives in a fast-paced dynamic environment.

  • Successful candidate must be able to work with controlledtechnology in accordance with US Export Control Law. US Export Control laws andapplicable regulations govern the distribution of strategically importanttechnology, services and information to foreign nationals and foreigncountries. Siemens may require candidates under consideration for employmentopportunities to submit information regarding citizenship status to allow theorganization to comply with specific US Export Control laws and regulations.Additional information on the US Export Control laws & regulations can befound onhttp://www.bis.doc.gov/index.php/policy-guidance/deemed-exports/deemed-exports-faqs?view=category&id=33#subcat34

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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