Design and Simulation Systems Internship

Job Description

We are currently looking for an intern to work 3-6 months within our Design and Simulation Systems Research Group in Princeton, New Jersey!

The Challenge

During the internship, you will experience the excitement and challenges of industrial research and be part of a world class team. Your responsibilities will be:

  • Perform innovative research and development for physically accurate light simulation through participating media
  • Design, implement, and test ray-tracing based solutions and integrate them into real-world product environments
  • Analyze and present technical approaches and results
  • Collaborate with the team on challenging and ground-breaking projects
  • Create technical reports, patents, and journal publications

The Candidate 

We are looking for PhD or Master students in Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Engineering, or related discipline.

Qualified candidates will have:

  • Experience in modeling and simulating light propagation through participating media (e.g. fog, dust, smoke, inclement weather, clouds, etc.)
  • Experience with latest rendering techniques using real-time ray tracing
  • Proficiency in C++ and familiarity with common graphics frameworks
  • Experience with Simcenter Prescan software preferred
  • Experience with high performance computing preferred
  • Publications and research experiences in related fields
  • Outstanding communication skills in English
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a can-do attitude
  • Capability for quick prototyping
Successful candidate must be able to work with controlled technology in accordance with US Export Control Law. US Export Control laws and applicable regulations govern the distribution of strategically important technology, services and information to foreign nationals and foreign countries. Siemens may require candidates under consideration for employment opportunities to submit information regarding citizenship status to allow the organization to comply with specific US Export Control laws and regulations. Additional information on the US Export Control laws & regulations can be found on
About Us

Siemens Technology employees are passionate about applied research. We create technology with purpose that benefits society - more agile and productive factories, more intelligent and efficient buildings and grids, more reliable and sustainable transportation. Our work powers Siemens products and is regularly featured in patents and publications. We operate in a global ecosystem focused on innovation, partnering with our businesses, government agencies, and leading academic institutions on highly visible projects where collaboration is key.

Our people continuously develop their talents, are curious, and are not afraid to take risks in pursuit of technological innovation. A strong learning culture empowers employees at Siemens Technology to own their growth and development.

We know that diversity fuels innovation and drives business success. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment, where diversity of thought, culture, and experience is seen as our greatest strength. This is what brings our best ideas to life.

We take pride in bringing our best selves to work every day, prioritizing individual health, work-life blend, and flexibility.

At Siemens Technology, the success of our employees drives our success.

Join Us

We are more than employees; we are actively helping to make people’s lives a little better every day. Would you like to be a part of that? Then join us. We offer you a high level of practical relevance as well as an opportunity to individually contribute your knowledge and your visions around the world. Whether you’re helping to develop products for the operating units or working in interdisciplinary projects for the business areas: At Corporate Technology you’ll be working in the heart of Siemens’ technological research together with the best!


Organization: Technology

Company: Siemens Corporation

Experience Level: Student (Not Yet Graduated)

Job Type: Full-Time temporary

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