R&D Engineering Lab Intern
Collierville, TN 
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We're looking for a R&D Engineering Lab Intern to join our Research & Development Team in Collierville, TN (Memphis area).

Working for Signify means being creative and adaptive. Our culture of continuous learning and commitment to diversity and inclusion creates an environment that allows you to build your skills and career. Together, we're transforming our industry.

As the world leader in lighting, we're constantly ahead of the curve. Through our leadership in connected lighting and the Internet of Things, we're breaking new grounds in data analytics, AI, and smart homes, offices, cities and more!

Signify is one of the few companies in the world to achieve carbon neutrality and our next sustainability goals are even bolder: doubling our positive impact on the environment and society by 2025.

As a R&D Engineering Lab Intern you'll be responsible for assisting product design engineers with new development, cost reduction and special projects for LED Emergency Lighting Electronics products.

We're on the lookout for forward-thinking innovators with a passion for sustainability. If you match this description, get in touch!

What you'll do
  • Perform circuit simulations, build, test, and evaluate product prototypes in terms of performance, quality, and costs

  • Generate accurate engineering test reports and related documents and present the information, as needed

  • Develop LED Emergency lighting products with cutting edge battery technology

  • Conduct competitor product testing and analysis and explore new ideas and project opportunities for lighting products and systems

Your qualifications
  • A current engineering student pursuing a Bachelors' or Masters' degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or Electronics

  • Knowledgeable in circuit analysis and design, power electronics and circuit simulation using LTspice, etc

  • Some experience with microprocessors and embedded software and knowledge and/or experience with wireless communication technologies (Bluetooth, Zigbee) and mobile apps

  • Familiar with lab equipment, including oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, multi-meters, function generators and lab functions: soldering, assembling, and troubleshooting of electronic circuits

  • An excellent communicator, highly organized, able to learn quickly, handle multiple projects and work with minimal supervision

Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without current or future company sponsorship needs.

What you'll get in return...

This internship/co-op could lead to an at-will full time position within Signify.

We're offering multiple opportunities for career development, like mentoring, coaching and stretch assignments, with strong international exposure for dynamic profiles. Learning is fundamental to our culture. Through continuous learning, we are transforming the industry. You have the chance to learn every day, acquire new skills and perspectives through customized online programs, and on-the-job experiences.

See through the eyes of our employees!

Who we are

Signify is the world leader in lighting. We provide professional customers and consumers with quality, energy-efficient LED lighting. And our lights, when connected, bring data to devices, apps and people - redefining what light can do and how you use it. Today, our innovations, such as LiFi - internet connectivity through light - and UV-C, solar and horticultural lighting, contribute to a safer, smarter, more sustainable world.

We're operating in 74 countries with 32,000 people worldwide.


Concerning US based roles: Signify is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status. As an equal opportunity employer, Signify is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Policy: Signify North America Corporation ("Signify") will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by Signify, or (c) consistent with Signify's legal duty to furnish information.

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