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Country: France Location: Sophia-Antipolis
Job Category: Engineering Employment Type: 5 to 6-month Internship
Division: CE-CPU Department: CE-CPU Engineering
Are you creative, innovative, and enthusiastic about new technologies? Do you enjoy programming and problem solving? We are looking for interns having passionate about a career in microarchitecture and processor design.
As we are shifting into a new era of AI, integrating our CPU Team in Sophia Antipolis will offer you the excitements of shaping the Future Wave of Computing that will be fundamental in making the world we live in more efficient and more sustainable.
Arm’s Sophia Antipolis design centre is located in one of the most appealing parts of France, the French Riviera, at the heart of Europe’s largest and most dynamic technology park. Surrounded by mountains and the Mediterranean Sea, this outstanding design centre has delivered leading products from Arm’s Cortex (TM) CPU family. These CPUs power some of the world’s best-selling smartphones, tablets and gaming systems, using technology that has taken user experience and performance to another level.
Join our success! We look forward to receiving your application!
The aim of our internship is to develop your potential and expand the opportunities on offer to you, giving you an incredible variety of potential career paths. We will support you with continuous learning and development, while encouraging you to achieve professional chartered status.
As an intern, you will directly influence the development of hardware IP that is used extensively in a wide variety of devices, from mobile phones and tablets to sensors to servers.
We want to make sure that every intern learns about different aspects of our work and grows their knowledge, that is why you will work in a team on real projects from day one, with guidance from expert engineers, and also have dedicated time for personal development.
Join our Sophia CPU Development team!
The Sophia CPU team is an international team comprising an enthusiastic mix of experts and talented graduates. Focused on CPU development, our activities are available to various software and hardware profiles, spanning from early performance and micro-architectural modelling up to RTL design and physical implementation of the final product, supported by a diverse mix of state-of-the-art functional verification methodologies.
Yourskills and qualification
Looking for students in their last year of Masters (BAC+5 or equivalent), in Electronic Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent relevant field, and available for 5 to 6 months.
We are looking for students with the following skills or experience:
- Use of UNIX and shell programming.
- Ability to express ideas and communicate effectively.
- Fluency in English.
- Strong analytic skills
Depending on the selected internship subject, desirable skills might include:
- CPU microarchitecture knowledge
- Scripting or Programming skills (C or C++ language, Assembly, Python, shell, ...)
- Hardware design (VHDL or Verilog)
5 to 6 months
Salary – 1750 euros / month
1 day off (authorized leave) / month
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Hybrid Working at Arm
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