Electronic Systems Summer Intern

Your challenge

Over 8-10 weeks, you’ll help the wider team to develop a whole range solutions to electronic engineering problems. The type of work we do ranges from high complexity radios to low energy sensors and you will help us create effective solutions for our clients. This will involve overcoming challenging technology and short timescales. And it will require you to have skills across the full range of electronics skills digital, analogue and RF including FPGA and power.

Electronic Engineering at PA Consulting Group

The electronics team form part of the product development service. This service is unique amongst management consultancies and enables us to provide an integrated solution to many of their needs. For example we recently worked for Drayson Technologies who launched a new business built on a combination of web, apps and small low energy sensors. The electronics team worked on the sensors alongside the client’s engineers and our IT practice to create an end-to-end connected system in under a year.

Your role in Electronic Engineering

The electronics team are part of the technology group and provide the product development service. We are always busy with the engineers working in project teams.

This role will start in June/July 2017.

Job Requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:

  • On track for a first or 2:1 degree in Electronic Engineering or equivalent in your penultimate year.
  • A good understanding of analogue and digital circuit design
  • Knowledge of programming language, e.g. C or C++ and open source operating systems such as Linux
  • A passion for engineering and in particular electronics.
  • Applicants must already have the unconditional right to live and work in the UK

About PA Consulting Group 

We are the consulting, technology and innovation firm that uses constant curiosity and ever-evolving expertise to make a lasting impact on the world. We are PA Consulting Group. Specialising in technology and innovation, management and IT consulting, our employees operate globally across a wide range of sectors, delivering practical solutions that make the difference for our clients. 

Getting exceptional results that have a lasting impact on businesses, communities and individuals is what we do. And finding fresh angles, exploring new avenues and following the unconventional path is how we do it. We are solving some of the world’s most complex problems. But where others settle for off-the-shelf solutions, we approach each challenge with fresh eyes, unconstrained thinking and a perfectly balanced team of experts handpicked for the task. 

We believe that diversity makes us a stronger firm and seek to employ people with different ideas, styles and skill sets, each able to contribute in unique ways.  This diversity engenders a richer, more creative environment – one in which our people develop and clients are served better. We are committed to recruiting, promoting and rewarding our people solely on the basis of their ability to contribute to PA’s objectives, without regard to their sex, race, disability, religion, national origin, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age or marital status. 

Join us and make the difference with your career.

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