Sir William Siemens Challenge

Job Description

Enter the Sir William Siemens Challenge. We'll team you up with a mixed group of engineering from your university, as you aim to impress judges and win an intern or graduate role at Siemens - our world-leading engineering brand. All you need to do now is register for your competition. We'll then guide you in how to create a unique, automated device that visualises MindSphere IoT data.


The challenge...


Up for a weekend of networking with the pros at Siemens and the UK’s best up-and-coming engineers? Don't worry we'll cover the costs of your food, accommodation and travel.

Go head-to-head with other students from the best universities in the country and bring to life MindSphere, our futuristic operating system connecting the digital world via the Internet of Things. We’ll let you loose on some fantastic kit, so you can hack our data sets and use them to manipulate an incredible invention - whether it’s electrified, mechanised or robotic.

Make it visual and make it loud! But, most of all, make it original. Show us you’re innovative side and capture the imagination of a world-leading engineering company.


The candidate...


It doesn’t matter what stage you are at in your degree, if you’re studying one of the following subjects apply now:

  • Electrical / Electronic Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Computer Sciences
  • Robotics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Other related degrees

Applications will only be considered from our partner & principal universities as follows:-

  • Manchester University
  • Newcastle University
  • Oxford University
  • Cambridge University
  • Lincoln University
  • Southampton University
  • Imperial College London University
  • Sheffield University
  • Strathclyde University
  • Nottingham University
  • Birmingham University
  • Loughborough University
  • Bournemouth University
  • Bath University
  • University of York
  • Warwick University
  • Aston University

The winning team will receive...

  • An Internship/Summer Placement or Graduate Position here at Siemens providing all team members demonstrate the correct behaviours throughout.
  • Additional opportunities will be available to students whom impress.
  • Their creation on display in the University of Sheffield MindSphere Lounge
  • A fantastic experience with a global technology & engineering powerhouse!

Closing date for applications is the 20th October 2019.


The Challenge will take place from the 15th November to the 17th November 2019.


What else do I need to know...


If we all thought the same, we would never think of anything new. That’s why we recruit great minds from all walks of life. We embrace diversity and create what’s right for the world by employing the people who live in it.


Siemens recognise that building a diverse workforce is essential to the success of our business. We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements and workplace adjustments with all our applicants to encourage agile working and innovation.


Job ID: 178075

Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens plc

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time

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