BMW Group

12 month Internship Electrics & Electronics (July 2018)

At the BMW Group, we believe in creating an environment where you will learn by doing and where you are given your own areas of responsibilities from the start. That’s why our experts treat you as part of the team from day one and encourage you to bring your own ideas to the table – giving you the opportunity to really show what you can do. 

Our production network consists of MINI Plant Oxford, MINI Plant Swindon and BMW Plant Hams Hall. Plant Oxford is one of the most modern and technically advanced car plants in the world and is the heart of MINI – while Plant Swindon is where MINI panels are pressed. BMW Plant Hams Hall manufactures small fuel efficient, low emission engines for BMW and MINI vehicles. 

To ensure that we are continually developing our workforce, we are looking for talented and motivated people who will inspire and shape our future business. Each year we offer a number of internship opportunities and are keen to hear from you if you are currently studying an undergraduate degree and are on track for a 2:1 or 1st class final result. 

Electrics & Electronics 

We are currently seeking an intern to undertake a role within our Validation Team for Electric/Electronic Body/Infotainment & System Functions The successful candidate will support the department in its Integration and Validation activities related to new MINI Product covering E/E System & Customer Functions. The successful candidate will also take on other personal project responsibilities and will be based at MINI Plant Oxford. 

Key accountabilities 

  • Perform or Support Test Activities of the ATG and T-FIT Team 
  • Support in the Analysis and Failure Management E/E Process 
  • Administrative Activities, e.g. documentation, meeting planning etc. 
  • Further tasks/responsibilities depending on the current Project Situation 


We offer a competitive salary of £17,500 per annum and a range of benefits including a pension scheme, generous holiday allowance and a subsidised on-site restaurant. As an intern you will also have the opportunity to take part in the testing of new vehicles through one of our car schemes. Throughout your internship you will be supported by our experts in your chosen field, as well as being surrounded by many fellow interns. 

Application Process 

The application process is as follows: 

  • Stage 1 Online application form* 
  • Stage 2 Online ability tests (To be completed within 5 days of receipt) 
  • Stage 3 Telephone interview with the recruitment team 
  • Stage 4 Face to face interview with the hiring manager 

*If you do not complete the free text questions your application will not be reviewed. 

Applications close on Sunday 28th January 2018 

Please be aware that we complete rolling recruitment. As such, those candidates that have made an early application and have successfully moved through the recruitment process will be invited to the first face to face interviews. 

Additional Information 

Please note that our Undergraduate Placement opportunities are only open to students who will be returning to their final year of study following their placement with us. 

Share your passion with us and start your journey today! We look forward to receiving your application. 

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