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Students/interns - Student Data Engineer (m/f/d)

Intern / Student · München

About us

tacterion is a high-tech startup based in Munich and was founded in 2015 as a spin-off of the German Aerospace Center (DLR). tacterion develops and markets a unique sensor technology called sensorskin. Based on our sensorskin technology, plyon® is our first product platform. It combines a highly flexible sensory layer that measures interaction and pressure on any surface with algorithms to understand how users interact with it. This patented technology was originally developed for robotics and provides the sense of touch for products and machines. tacterion’s sensitive surface layers enable the next generation of truly interactive and responsive products.

Why we need you
World-leading companies approach us to integrate our sensor technology into their products. We are looking for a student data engineer that wants to help us and our customers to derive meaningful insights from the data gathered with our sensor solutions. Our engineers will define and develop the embedded systems architecture for our sensor solutions. You will develop an understanding of data analytics and machine learning concepts to not just measure touch and pressure but to ensure that plyon interactions are turned into information that amazes our customers.
What to expect
tacterion is more than a sensor company. We live in a data-driven world where our customers expect smart, innovative interactions that go beyond measuring touch and pressure. You will support us in developing algorithms and statistical models as well as latest software to derive meaningful insights in our sensor data. With your help, we will develop tacterion’s analytics suite that helps our customers to improve their decision making. You will be involved in projects from various industries and support us in a variety of use cases. Expect a steep learning curve and lots of hands-on experience.
Your profile in short
  • Student of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related
  • Skilled in at least one programming language (C, C++, Java, R, MATLAB, Python)
  • First experience with analyzing sensor data, experience with machine learning is a plus
  • Experience in programming embedded systems is a plus
  • Fluent in German and English, excited by tough challenges, ready to work hands-on
  • Available as intern for minimum three months, or six months as working student 
Why you will love tacterion
We offer a creative and solution-oriented work environment to unleash your full potential and development as a person. With an eight-digit investment to fuel our growth over the upcoming years, we offer the mentality of a dynamic high-tech startup combined with the financial soundness and long-term commitment you would expect from your employer.
  • • Student position in a dynamic and motivated startup team
  • Insights into the daily operations of a fast-growing high-tech startup
  • Startup work atmosphere with the opportunity to quickly take over responsibility
  • As working student, flexible hours that allow you to focus on your studies when needed 

We are excited to get to know you!

We are thrilled that you are considering a career at tacterion!
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