Edge Engineer - Intern

13 days ago


Verkor is a French industrial company set to amplify battery cell production. ...

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Job Description

Verkor is a French industrial company aiming to pioneer low-carbon battery manufacturing in France. With the backing of prominent industrial companies such as Renault Group, Plastic Omnium and Schneider Electric, Verkor intends to electrify the future of European mobility.
With over 200+ experts from 29 different countries, our endeavor is to unite exceptional global talent to bring this ambitious and innovative project to life. Our strong and agile international team continues to grow and adapt to new challenges. Based in Grenoble (France), we are currently establishing our Verkor Innovation Centre (R&D centre and 4.0 pilot line).
In the coming years, we will focus on building the world’s most modern and efficient Gigafactory in Dunkirk (France). With this facility, our ambition is an initial annual production of 16 Gwh of lithium-ion batteries by 2025, thus powering 300,000 electric vehicles annually and creating 1200 direct jobs.  
In joining us you will actively participate in this breathtaking industrial adventure toshape the future of European mobility.
We are searching for a motivated engineer to do a brillant internship in our Digital Team !The Edge Engineer Intern will be responsible for configuring, onboarding, and testing of machines in Edge Platform. 

Responsibilities :

  • Part of the Digital Innovation office, your responsibilities will be to: 
  • Study and understand the functionalities of the edge platform. 
  • Study the machines and their parameters which will be connected with the edge platform. 
  • Understand and test the different protocols used by each machine for data transfer. 
  • Understand data structure and data flow on the edge platform as per requirements from the Engineering and MES team. 
  • Study and implement Verkor information and Machine model (Enterprise Architect software) for each process. Map the data coming from various machines with the information model. 
  • Setup and configure the edge platform data storage and connectivity with Azure cloud platform. 
  • Do performance and Data validation tests on edge platform for data acquisition rate, data storage, data transfer speed to cloud platform, etc.  

Requirements :

  • Bachelor’s/ Master's degree in electronics, Automation, computer science and/or technical degree in information systems 
  • Familiar with IoT concepts and platforms.  
  • Hands-on knowledge of working with sensor/ machine interfacing, data acquisition protocols. 
  • Good experience with programming in Python. 
  • Familiar with cloud connectivity protocols such as MQTT, REST. 
  • Excellent English written and oral skills. 
  • Easily adapt to multi-cultural environment 
  • Versatile, problem-solving, can-do attitude 
  • Ability to look for the best solutions and functionalities to support the business 

Nice to Have :

  • Knowledge on SQL Database and OPC-UA 
  • Familiar with JavaScript 

Why join us?
Strong company spirit and culture settle down around our 4 values:ContributionWe promote personal initiative and give everyone the means to contribute to the company's success.CommunicationWe're committed to transparent communication: we say what we think, and we mean what we say.Team SpiritEveryone, in their role, is an ambassador for the company. At Verkor, success is most definitely a team sport!CommitmentWe're all working towards a common goal: a sustainable future, which we're building one step at a time.

Attractive work conditions- Stimulating work environment: pleasant offices, multicultural and motivated team- Live and work in the Green Capital of Europe- Lunch vouchers - 50% of local transportation costs financed - 5 weeks of holidays per year + 2 weeks of compensation time (RTT). - Industry-leading healthcare- Opportunities to network and connect with worldwide experts
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