Intern Electronics R&D

Philips Lighting


30+ dagen geleden

We’re looking for an Intern or graduate student to join our LED Electronics team in Eindhoven.

Working for Signify means being creative and adaptive while working in a fast-paced company. Our culture of continuous learning and commitment to diversity and inclusion creates an environment that allows you to build your skills and career while 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.

We’re looking for an intern or graduate student who’ll be responsible for supporting R&D electronics development projects. The focus can be on electronics hardware or embedded software development or depending on your interest and requirements from your educational institution. Assignments can be geared towards power electronics, embedded control, feature development, communication interfaces or wireless protocols.

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

  • You'll develop electronics building blocks for use in lighting products
  • You'll do Simulations
  • You'll prepare and evaluate prototypes
  • You'll produce analyses and measurement reports

Your qualifications

  • Currently studying towards your HBO Bachelor / Bachelor of Science / Master of science WO in: Electronics Engineering, Embedded electronics, or related studies.
  • Displaying a good level of spoken and written English, to be able to communicate internationally.
  • Being a team player with an investigative mind, yet being able to implement pragmatic solutions.
  • Being a self-confident, self-motivated person who can work independently.

What you’ll get in return…

  • Flexible working hours (3-4 days per week, or full time)
  • 5 - 6 months assignment in the R&D department
  • Participation in R&D projects and gaining practical knowledge in the area of innovation creation and implementation for mass production.
  • Training and coaching from experienced R&D staff
  • Internship allowance; the exact amount depends on your situation (also towards rented accommodation or public transportation)
  • Paid leave on the basis of 1 day per month
  • Extensive set of tools to drive your career, such as a personalized learning platform, free training and coaching
  • Opportunity to purchase products in the staff shop (MyShop) at reduced prices

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 #SignifyLife through the eyes of our employees!


  • EU/EER students: In order to be considered for this internship, you need to be registered as a student during the entire internship period. Formal documentation of this may be requested at any time.
  • Non-EU students in Dutch Universities: You need to be registered as a student and your university needs to sign the Nuffic Agreement. The internship needs to be a compulsory part of your studies (receive ECTS in turn). In case of non-compulsory internship, you need to have a letter from the university in which it states that your internship contributes to your personal development, what your learning goals are  and what tasks you will undertake during your internship. The letter has to be signed and stamped by your university.
  • Non-EU students in non-Dutch Universities: You need to be registered as a student and the internship should be a compulsory part of your studies. Also, you need to be able to get the official approval of your university for this internship (Nuffic agreement).

Please apply only if you can meet the aforementioned requirements.

Over het bedrijf

Philips Lighting