Category: Internship jobs (E)
Education Level: Bsc / MSc
Prodrive technologies is a developer and manufacturer of world-class electronics. It comprises over 750 employees and is one of the fastest growing companies in Europe.
Our organization is based on two groups: Development and Operations. The Development department is oriented at developing first-rate electronic, mechanic and software solutions. The operations department is responsible for production, assembly, testing and life-cycle management of electronic products and systems in the range of 1 to more than a million pieces per year.
Prodrive Information System contains its core logic in multiple back-end applications which form an enterprise architecture with various interaction patterns. These back-end applications support Prodrive processes in areas such as factory control, warehouse automation and planning, design and development of electronics, factory robotics, human resources and so on. An additional challenging dimension in the Prodrive Information System is the integration of the provided functionality across international facilities of Prodrive.
The student will investigate the requirements for the back-end of a system which supports one of the Prodrive processes. Based on the requirements a technical specification is made and discussed with the (internal) customer. Finally the student will design, qualify implement the back-end of a system which supports Prodrive one of the Prodrive processes. Currently there are multiple project available such as a planning tools, project management application, manufacturing execution system.
There are few companies in the world of technology which stand out. As a matter of fact, Prodrive Technologies is one of them. Our company was founded in 1993 by technical professionals from the Eindhoven University of Technology. Since then every year has shown a steep growth rate due to a very successful business concept. Currently the total Prodrive Technologies organization consists of 700 employees (575 FTE), highly skilled and highly motivated and focused on results.
Our organization is based on two main groups, Development and Operations. Development works mainly on a project basis and is responsible for the development of electronic, mechanical and software solutions. For each project a project team with the right skills and knowledge is composed. Operations takes care of the production, assembly, testing and life cycle management of electronic products and systems in a range of 1 to 50.000 per year. The Development and Operations groups are support by a Sales department and a small Organization Support Group.
Prodrive Technologies is located in Son (near Eindhoven) in one of the leading technological regions of Western Europe. It has a solid financial basis, which is the result of good profitability and efficiency in the past years. Despite continuous growth and high investment levels, our company is able to guarantee continuity and commitment to our customers as well as to our employees.