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Research Trainee, Machine Intelligence
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 7.1.2021

Let’s make science work for hope next summer! – VTT Summer of Changemakers traineeships

Let’s face it, 2020 was a mess. But this summer, we can make a change for the better. Join a community of world-class problem solvers, tackling the greatest challenges of our time. Together, we can turn these challenging times into a hopeful future. Apply now for the VTT Summer of Changemakers traineeships.

Do you want to start changing the world for the better next summer? Are you all about science and technology or passionate about business and people? Would you like to develop your skills and use them to tackle the greatest challenges of our time?

VTT Summer of Changemakers 2021 is looking for you. We offer over 30 truly meaningful summer traineeships, where you get to challenge yourself and build your career in a community of brilliant minds. We are one of Europe’s leading research organisations. We turn global challenges – from climate change and resource sufficiency to industrial renewal and smart healthcare – into sustainable growth with the latest and best tools of science and technology. Now, we are looking for passionate changemakers – you – to join us as summer trainees.

Do you want to be the next Research Trainee in Machine Intelligence?

The Machine Intelligence research team is focused on R&D of machine intelligence for industrial applications. We utilize AI for different domains including energy management and process industry.

What would your responsibilities include?

As part of the process engineering team, you support silicon wafer

  • Review and analysis on open data sets for industry AI-applications
  • Familiarization and set-up of industrial process simulators and evaluation of the information towards utilization in AI applications

Who we are looking for?

To succeed in the position, you have following background and skills:

  • Basic knowledge of and interest towards AI and machine/deep learning applications
  • 2-4 years of studies towards M.Sc in electrical/information engineering, computer sciences, applied mathematics, physics etc. (graduation in 1-3 years)
  • Any work background, especially industrial and ICT experience is appreciated
  • Basic programming skills (e.g. Java, Python and related tools)
  • Fluent English is required

We offer you a well framed task with still degrees of freedom in reviewing, analysing and experimenting with data for industrial AI applications. You will be working in an on-going project where you are supposed to be able to operate quite independently as part of our R&D teams. Although this job opportunity is for the summer for starters, we are constantly scanning for good additions to our permanent research teams.

The ideal VTT Changemaker is a curious mind, who is eager to develop and take on new challenges. We appreciate ambition and willingness to learn over having all the answers or skills ready when you start. You are also a team player with strong collaboration skills who wants to drive positive impact in the world.

Why should you join us?

We promise meaningful projects, where you get to take on real responsibility: creating innovative scientific and technical solutions as part of our research team. You’ll be supported and encouraged every step of the way by your team, learning from the top experts in your field. And you’ll get to discover our community of over 2000 experts representing more than 40 nationalities working across cutting-edge fields of science and technology.

All VTT Summer of Changemakers traineeships are paid and the duration is usually between 3 and 6 months. The exact starting date can be discussed. Positions are filled as soon as we find the right candidate.

Please read more of VTT Summer of Changemakers from here: https://www.vttresearch.com/en/summer-changemakers

Interested and want to hear more?

For more information about the position, you can contact Tuomas Paaso, Research Team Leader (tel. +358442824060, tuomas.paaso@vtt.fi) on 27.1. between 10 and 14 or 3.2. between 10 and 14.

The interviews will take place during weeks 6 and 7.

Come, curious minds and clever changemakers! Prepare your CV and cover letter, and send in your application by 7th February. Let’s change the world for the better next summer.