Posted On Apr 03

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AI Research Intern


Location : Sunnyvale, CA 94086

Headquarters : Gothenburg, Sweden

Hiring Mode : Intern

Experience : Mid Level

Job Description

Volvo Cars Technology USA Internship Program 2021

Everything we do starts with people.

Our human-centric focus is what makes us different from all other car companies, and it’s at the heart of everything we create. The path you choose today will have a big impact on the future. As an intern, you’ll be immersed in a global organization that currently employs over 40,000 colleagues around the world. If you want to join us in our mission to make people’s lives less complicated, we offer you a chance to grow with talented people who want to make a true difference.

Department & Position Summary

We are looking for a technology intern to join our newly created Volvo AI Research Internship Program. As our AI Research Intern , you will work alongside our AD/AI Team on identified challenges that warrant deep domain expertise and early technology development. While the Volvo AI Research Internship Program is hosted at our Silicon Valley office, you will also be co-supervised by colleagues at Volvo Cars Sweden. This program is solely designed for PhD-level applicants, and will aim for top-tier publication.

This AI Research Intern position will tackle the challenge of unsupervised / semi-supervised learning in the application of autonomous driving. In this position, you will be responsible for performing technical surveys of state-the-art research in the field of unsupervised/semi-supervised learning, propose feasible algorithms, and work with a team of researchers and engineers to develop and deliver the system.

We are seeking PhD students in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics or related fields. Desired skillsets include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Machine Learning
  • Computer Vision
  • Proficient programming skills in Python or C++
  • Familiarity with software libraries such as TensorFlow and PyTorch

Are you up for a challenge?

This is a great opportunity to join a career boosting 12-15 week program designed around your potential. You will have the opportunity to connect with colleagues in both US and Sweden, join weekly learning sessions on various areas in the organization, individual career development supported by your manager and other department team members, out-of-the-office activities as well as events supported by the People Experience team.

Do you want to change the world with us?

You should apply to this position if you are passionate about solving difficult problems applied to the automotive industry. We are looking for team members who have the ability to drive results, has strong work ethic, and shows initiative. As an AI Research Intern, you are a hands-on problem solver, you need to be organized and able to document your progress for publication-level writing.

In order to be considered for this program, you need to be currently enrolled in a related PhD degree program. This year’s Volvo AI Research Internship Program is set to begin early June 2021.