The Verification and Validation Intern will work with Verification and Validation engineers within the HVDC unit of GE Vernova to ensure that the business can deliver and change to meet the demands of the grid and renewable energy market. As leaders in the energy space our goal is to accelerate the transition for a more energy efficient grid to fulfil the needs of tomorrow. Our projects are unique and interesting, and you’ll need to bring a solution-focused, positive approach to each one to do your best to collaborate with world renowned experts on game-changing technologies

The role

Based at the HVDC Centre of Excellence in Stafford, UK, the role gives an excellent opportunity for a motivated candidate to innovate, expand their technical skills and personal development within an internationally recognised company in the renewables and grid sectors. The successful candidate will be part of a cohort of interns working within a 12-month development plan that allows them to stretch outside of their core academic background that prepares them for successful careers.

Responsibilities

  • Design, develop and test control and protection systems for power electronics systems and grid technology applications
  • Analyse, simulate, test, and integrate components, modules or systems that meet business standards.
  • Produce technical documentation such as requirements, designs, test reports and specifications
  • Follow the departments standard design practices, engineering reviews and guidelines.
  • Assist with laboratory activities for the installation and testing of the control system.

The Person

The candidate will have completed 2 years of degree level study in a related science such as Electrical Engineering or equivalent experience and be predicted to obtain at least a 2:1 at Bachelors level.