Intern - Electrical Engineer, Summer 2022
Deer Park, IL 
Posted 4 months ago
Position No Longer Available
Position No Longer Available
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Job Description


Continental has been around for nearly 150 years, we've been changing the way the world moves while making it more safe, smart, sustainable, and accessible to all. Continental Automotive located in Deer Park, IL is seeking a highly self-motivated and detail-oriented Electrical Engineer Intern to join our Vehicle Networking and Information (VNI) group. The ideal candidate has excellent communication skills, is dependable and accountable.

Are you ready to shape the future with us?

  • This a summer internship that will begin May 2022.


The Electrical Engineer Intern will assist with the following:

  • Sample preparation for customer/certification/development purposes, including preparation (HW modifications), testing and shipping.
  • Support test execution during Engineering Evaluations / DVs / PVs.
  • Program documentation creation and upkeep: Test Reports, Component Qualification Matrix, etc.
  • Bench tests of Re-DTC ideas
  • Alternate supplier testing of BUB cells
  • Assemble and test suitcase testers


  • Competitive pay
  • Hands on experience with the team
  • Project experience
  • Company lunch and learns
  • Networking
  • And more benefits that come with working for a global industry leader!

Job Requirements


  • Must be enrolled in a US accredited degree program
  • Must maintain a minimum GPA of a 2.8
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Pursuing a bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum Sophomore standing or higher
  • Must be able to work on-site at our Deer Park, IL location
  • Able to work 40 hours/week during the Summer
  • Understanding of basic engineering principles
  • Good communication skills, problem solving skills, and the ability to work in a diverse environment
  • Continental is not able to pay relocation expenses for this opportunity
  • Legal Authorization to work in the US is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas now or in the future for this job opening

EEO Statement

EEO / AA / Disabled / Protected Veteran Employer. Continental offers equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to unlawful consideration to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law. In addition, as a federal contractor, Continental complies with government regulations, including affirmative action responsibilities, where they apply. To be considered, you must apply for a specific position for which Continental has a current posted job opening. Qualifying applications will be considered only for the specific opening(s) to which you apply. If you would like to be considered for additional or future job openings, we encourage you to reapply for other opportunities as they become available. Further, Continental provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with a disability. If you need assistance in the application process, please reply to or contact US Recruiting at 248.393.5566. This telephone line and email address are reserved solely for job seekers with disabilities requesting accessibility assistance or an accommodation in the job application process. Please do not call about the status of your job application, if you do not require accessibility assistance or an accommodation. Messages left for other purposes, such as following up on an application or non-disability related technical issues, will not receive a call back.

About Continental

Continental develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility of people and their goods. Founded in 1871, the technology company offers safe, efficient, intelligent and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transportation. In 2020, Continental generated sales of 37.7 billion and currently employs around 193,000 people in 58 countries and markets. In 2021, the company celebrates its 150th anniversary. The Vehicle Networking and Information business area, with its vision of "Always On," sees the vehicle of the future as a partner that supports its passengers with intelligent and secure solutions - seamlessly networked, user-friendly, convenient and smart. The business area develops and integrates components and end-to-end systems for connected mobility - architecture, hardware, software and services. With solutions for networking, human-machine interaction, user experience, high-performance computing, digital services and system integration for passenger cars, light commercial vehicles and fleets, Vehicle Networking and Information ensures stable and safe connectivity and smooth information flows for connected mobility.

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