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Technology Design Consultant Co-Op

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Technology Design Consultant Internship - Available Spring/Summer 2021

Start Here, Go Anywhere!  Are you looking for an opportunity to shape a better world?  
 

During your internship at Arup, you'll have the chance to work with some of the most highly respected engineers and specialists in the world. You'll also get the opportunity to work on exciting and significant projects, delivering quality work that has a positive and lasting influence on the community and the environment.

While traditional engineering disciplines may be the obvious face of buildings, structures and infrastructure, digital technologies are increasingly the enabler that makes these projects truly come to life and realize their operational goals.  From real-time crowd management and security platforms in airports, automated train control systems in rail, to integrated data networks connecting hundreds of thousands of sensors to enable 'smart' buildings and cities, the possibilities of technology applications we design and consult on are endless.

Arup is the creative force at the heart of many of the world's most prominent projects across our industry. We offer a broad range of professional services to clients around the world that combine to make a real difference to our clients and the communities in which we work.  

As part of our growing team, you will: 
•    Attend client facing meetings to help consult on technology strategy and requirements and shape the future of digital technology in the built environment;
•    Design digital technology systems for the built environment including data networks, wireless/radio systems, voice systems, security systems, audio-visual systems, public address, customer information systems, airport systems, transit systems, and healthcare systems;
•    Assist with system integration management activities and Enterprise Architecture;
•    Explore how people, process, technology and the environment must be combined for each project to enable successful integration solutions to realize business goals;
•    Use project delivery assistance tools such as Revit, AutoCAD, MicroStation, Office, Bluebeam, Abacus;
•    Attend meetings and learn from listening, asking questions and discussion;
•    Be involved in discussions with Architects, Electrical, Mechanical and Structural Engineers to gain knowledge & experience.


About you: 
•    Preferably pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Systems Design Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, or Computer Engineering;
•    Possess good communication skills;
•    Comfortable in an iterative and rapidly changing environment;
•    Must be highly motivated, proactive and willing to take on new challenges.


Bonus Points: 
•    Internship experience in a Technology Consulting, Architecture and/or Engineering firm;
•    Academic research or testing with relevant focus;
•    Experience with one or more of the following: AutoCAD, Revit, Microstation, NavisWorks, Python, VBA, Microsoft Visio, PowerPoint, Excel or Project.

Notable Projects 

Arup is the creative force at the heart of many of the world's most prominent projects across our industry. We offer a broad range of professional services to clients around the world that combine to make a real difference to our clients and the communities in which we work.

• Finch West LRT
• Edmonton Valley LRT
• Port of Montreal
• Calgary Cancer Center
• New Champlain Bridge
• Queen's Way West Revitalization
• Toronto Pearson International Airport

Arup is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment where our people are encouraged to grow. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

For the fourth consecutive year, Arup has been named one of Greater Toronto's top employers! Greater Toronto's Top Employers for 2021 are recognized for exceptional human resources programs and forward-thinking workplace policies. Find out more about what makes our Toronto office an outstanding place to work here: https://bit.ly/3m0LdmC


 

Job Number: TOR0000N1
Category: Communications
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Date Posted: Feb. 26, 2021