VTT Summer Internships 2020: Research trainee, Industrial cybersecurity, Oulu
Are you looking for a summer job with meaningful responsibility and possibility to make an impact? At VTT you have an opportunity to be part of our innovative work community of brilliant minds, and learn and develop with the support of your team mates. We have over 2000 encouraging and inspiring colleagues from 47 different nationalities waiting for you across Finland!
Our last summer’s trainees rated their summer job experience at 3,72 / 4 in Responsible Summer Job survey by Oikotie. Below are some excerpts of their feedback:
”I’ve been involved to versatile different projects and to different level of work tasks.”
”It was an eye opening experience to be part of various research projects.”
Join us and make an impact for a brighter future!
With us you will be responsible for
You will participate in an international research project as a member of the VTT project team developing secure solutions for the Factory of the Future (FoF). As a trainee you are expected to assist in the research work, participate in project meetings and conference calls, write short documentation, develop code for proof-of-concepts and present your work to the project team and depending on your ambition and skills, also to the international project team.
We expect you to have
• Knowledge of suitable programming languages (e.g. Python, Java…)
• Studies in a relevant field (e.g. Computer science/engineering, Mathematics, Electrical engineering)
• Good command of English
• Previous knowledge or experience in the field of cybersecurity and/or solutions for the factory of the Future is a plus.
We are especially looking for enthusiastic minds with strong motivation to grow and develop, so you don’t need to tick all of the boxes right now!
As a person you are
We expect you to be an open-minded person who is willing to learn new things. You need both team working skills and the ability to work independently. We value excellence in your studies and would like you to send your study attainment records with your application.
VTT is a place to make a difference in collaboration with other brilliant minds. Our mission is to create impact that generates sustainable growth and wellbeing in society as well as in industry.
Our people are the core of the next generation VTT. Therefore, our personnel’s wellbeing, flexible work opportunities and competence development are key priorities for us.
With us, you can make an impact for a better future and you can be part of solving the biggest challenges of our time.
At VTT you also have an opportunity to continue working after your summer job as a part-time employee alongside of your studies or as a Thesis worker. According to Responsible Summer Job survey, 96 % of our summer interns were satisfied with their summer internship experience and 95 % were willing to continue working at VTT in the future.
For further information
For more information about the position, you can contact Pasi Ahonen, Principal Scientist (tel. +358 44 730 7152) on 9.1.2020 between 10-11 or 3.2.2020 between 10-11.
Please send your CV, cover letter and transcript record through our recruitment system as soon as possible because we will fill in the position when the right person is found. The length of the summer internship is negotiable.