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2018 Internship - Design Engineer at Flex

Posted in Engineering 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Farmington Hills, Michigan

Job Description:

Flex is a leading sketch-to-scale™ solutions company that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With more than 200,000 professionals across 30 countries and a promise to help make the world Live Smarter™, the company provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets. For more information please visit our careers page at


  • Industry: Electrical / Electronic Manufacturing

  • Type: Public Company


  • Headquarters: 2 Changi South Lane, Singapore, 486123

  • Company Size: 10,001+ employees

  • Website:

Job Description

Design Release Intern

The Design Engineer Internship will be based in Farmington Hills, Michigan. The Intern will Solve complex problems and generate new ideas for a global organization while utilizing creativity and innovation to develop entrepreneurial skills.

We are looking for someone who demonstrates:

  • Intense collaboration

  • Passionate customer focus

  • Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution

  • Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement

  • Relentless drive to win

Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do…

  • Involved on projects which matter to the business and help achieve company goals.

  • Work on challenging projects in support of real-time business issues, to develop skills and experiences.

  • Assist the team with the design and development and release of wiring harnesses for automotive.

  • Systems review, 3D data review, mark-up 2D and coordinate and communicate with stakeholders.

  • Support the hardware design for new products, develops, modifies and evaluates electronic parts, components or integrated circuitry for electronic equipment, or other hardware systems and/or electrical engineering applications.

  • Assist in the development to implement solutions on multiple designs and products.

  • Assist and solve unforeseen problems in design development.

  • Assist team with component selection, layout and design documentation.

  • Collaborate closely with test group on production test fix.

  • Designs, determines design approaches and parameters.

  • Researches, prototypes and implements a project.

Here is some of what you’ll need (required)…

  • Currently enrolled and pursuing degree in Engineering or related field from an accredited university

  • Available for 10-12 weeks

  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA

Here are a few of our preferred experiences…

  • Strong organizational, analytical and problem solving skills

  • Strong verbal, presentation and written communication skills

  • Ability to work in teams and collaborate with others

  • Self-motivated, high energy and strong time management skills

  • Demonstrated leadership skills and team orientation

  • Ability to work effectively under pressure in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to take lead and drive for results

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Flex does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. Flex is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Flex does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, pregnancy status or any other status protected by law. Flex provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request in order to express interest in a position by e-mailing: Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within Flex will be reviewed at the e-mail address. Flex will contact you if it is determined that your background is a match to the required skills required for this position. Thank you for considering a career with Flex.

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