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VTT Summer Internships 2020: Research Trainee, Operation and maintenance

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 2.1.2020

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!


Do you want to join VTT Operation and Maintenance Team? The members represent the best knowledge for the individual parts of the Cyber Physical Systems e.g. sensors, processors, signal analysis, data analytics etc. Please see more about the research from the following video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UvAsZ3R_apY

With us you will be responsible for

We are looking for a Summer Trainee for Automation of Installation of Cyber Physical Systems for Product Lifecycle Management. Position focus is in the development of Cyber Physical Systems for supporting condition monitoring and diagnosis and prognosis of the condition of the production equipment.

The use of embedded systems to support maintenance of production equipment has increased exponentially with the technical development of the needed hardware and software and the reduction of price of these systems.

Main responsibilities:
The main goal is to support the easy adaption of Cyber Physical Systems to support maintenance and condition monitoring. The work can have following goals
• Automate the identification of the chosen monitoring subject
• Automate the amplification adjustment process of sensors, frequency range selection and filtering tuning
• Automate the signal analysis, diagnosis and prognosis procedure for selected monitoring cases
• Automate the wireless connection to the Computer Maintenance Management System i.e. automatic recognition of the Cyber Physical System and secured connection to it with optimized communication protocol.

We expect you to have

• Knowledge about data acquisition, data transfer and analytics is needed.
• Working language is English

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

• Open-minded, innovative, proactive
• team-player, willingness to solve problems independently
• willingness to learn new things, practical, hands-on

We offer

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 Päivi Kivikytö-Reponen, Team Leader, paivi.kivikyto-reponen@vtt.fi

Please send your CV, cover letter and transcript of records 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.