Intel Engineering Internship for Students 2014

Deadline: January 18, 2014

Students from across Nigeria can apply to be part of the Intel Engineering Internship 2014. This is a 12 month fixed term internship suitable for students currently studying towards a Bachelors or Master’s degree in a relevant field. The focus of this role is to implement and execute projects and programs in a timely manner and engage all stakeholders in a proactive manner; flawlessly manage customer quality issues to closure, manage customer satisfaction with product quality and technical support.


Job Category: Engineering
Primary Location: Nigeria-Nigeria, Lagos
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Job Type: Student/Intern
Regular/Temporary: Temporary


In this position, you will be working with the team in the delivery of customer support in the area of focus – such as the consumers/1st time buyers program as well as engineering support for customers in Nigeria and West Africa (Ghana) region. The customer support consists of both reactive issue resolution and pro-active improvement projects. Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Supporting customers with Quality and/or Reliability issues or concerns, including information requests.
  • Working on several improvement projects, including customer improvement projects as well as internal improvement projects, such as tools development (programming skills would be an advantage).
  • Support for our 1country project and liaising with both internal and external stakeholders to ensure smooth program implementation and delivery.
  • Assisting with ‘Keeping The Business Running’ and generally assisting the team in program delivery and implementation.


This is a 12 month fixed-term placement suitable for students currently studying a degree course in relevant disciplines, and is targeted at 2nd or 3rd year students enrolled in a 4 years bachelor’s degree which includes a year in industry.

Having one or more of the skills below will be a strong advantage:

  • Marketing and Sales: Knowledge of principles and methods for showing, promoting, and selling products or services. This includes marketing strategy and tactics, product demonstration, sales techniques, and sales control systems.
  • Technical Skills
    • Understanding of basic PC architecture
    • Ability to build and debug typical PC hardware, install and debug typical PC operating systems including both Microsoft Windows and various distributions of Linux
    • Ability to do circuit designs using large scale integration components, familiarity with configuration of complex devices at register level
    • Ability to program in assembly language for X86 processors
    • Ability to program in either C or C++, detailed knowledge of communication protocols such as TCP/IP
    • Ability to debug electronic circuits using typical debug tools such as oscilloscope, logic analyzer etc
    • Project management and implementation
  • Soft Skills:
    • Ability to quickly learn about new products and technologies
    • Excellent spoken and written communication skills in English
    • Capable of working unsupervised by prioritizing work and focusing on meeting agreed objectives in required timeframe
    • Ability to integrate quickly with existing team so that maximum contribution to team goals can be quickly achieved

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