Internship – Consultant Engineer, 6 or 12-month

Departments               Energy & Chemicals, Formulated Products and Digital Applications

Employment basis      Full-Time, 37.5 hr p/w

Location                      Hammersmith, London, UK

Duration                      6 or 12 month placements available


Siemens Process Systems Engineering, is a software development company delivering leading Advanced Process Modelling software and related model-based engineering and services to the process industries. From our employees’ perspective, we operate an open, diverse, multinational and flexible culture, providing independence, opportunity to innovate, early responsibility and open and respected leadership.

The SPSE Internship programme offers you a fantastic opportunity to embark on a 6 or 12 month placement working on various projects with exposure to different industries such as Formulated Products, Energy & Chemicals, Process Safety, Fuel Cell, Product Development, among other areas.

The Internship:

As part of your student placement, you can use your engineering skills to support the development of SPSE products and services and in exchange, we offer you a supportive and passionate team of highly qualified Engineers who will help you learn how we are supporting the digital transformation of the process industries.

Each business unit will offer a project that is challenging, interesting and where you will work and support a team of people to deliver real value to our business and to the digital industries. Examples of the sorts of projects you could work on are:

  • Application of Artificial Neural Networks (ANN) for the Formulated Products industries: working on a project to expanding the net of our applications.
  • Create a workflow for surrogate modelling for the Formulated Products industries.
  • Produce a set of formulation manufacturing case studies to evaluate modelling approaches.
  • Create a simplified reservoir model that will be used to optimize oil production.
  • A project to model cross-flow heat exchangers for the energy and chemicals team.


  • Completed two years of a Chemical Engineering or related degree (Biochemistry, Mechanical Engineering) with high achievement % score in modules (on track for a First or 2:1)
  • Good A-level grades (minimum ABB, 128 UCAS tariff points) preferably in Mathematics and Chemistry.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • A willingness to learn independently, and from those around you.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team and on your own.
  • A desire to learn new skills.

What we offer you?

As part of your Internship program, you will work with our senior team of Consultants who will mentor you throughout the placement, giving you structured feedback, guidance on further technical skills and career developments as well as access to SPSE inhouse trainings and corporate induction. In addition to this, you are entitled to the usual SPSE employee benefits such as:

  • Company pension
  • Medical insurance
  • Group life assurance
  • 26 days of holiday per year, plus 8 days of statutory Bank Holidays (pro-rated based on the duration of the placements)
  • Perkbox discount platform
  • Great office environment, with free fruit, coffee and biscuits, and regular corporate social events (virtually or in-person).
  • Flexible working

Application procedure

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