Tyco Electronics manufactures and designs—what else?—electronics. This $10.3 billion company makes electronic components for over 450,000 consumer and industrial products, and has a hand in everything from automobiles to kitchen appliances, to airplanes. Tyco has employs over 78,000 people in countries worldwide.
Participants gain work experience in the areas of engineering, finance/ accounting, marketing/sales or human resources, getting a broad overview of the Tyco business segments. In addition, interns build their business networks, and receive training in resume writing and interview skills, business acumen, global perspectives, products and technologies, and Six Sigma awareness. At the end of the program, interns give final presentations to managers and colleagues on their respective projects.
Applicants must be a college sophomores, juniors, seniors or graduate students currently working toward a degree in aerospace, chemical, computer, electrical, manufacturing, materials science, software or systems engineering, accounting, computer science, information systems, finance, human resources, marketing, physics or sales.
Number of Interns: 51 to 100
Compensation/Benefits: Academic Credit, Paid
Academic Level: College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Graduate Students
Los Angeles, CA