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Post Graduate Intern
Milwaukee , Wisconsin
November 22, 2017
What you will do
Johnson Controls invites you to apply for our graduate level engineering position. This intern will be joining the team that performs advanced development of Controls, Building Automation System and Smart Building products used by our customers to run their buildings and manage their energy costs. You will work as part of a team under the close direction of experienced engineers to apply and enhance your engineering development skills to develop applications, products and tools.

How you will do it:
As a member of the Application Technology and Advanced Development team for Building Efficiency group, the candidate will assist the engineers in the developing, testing and supporting of control related products for the Building Efficiency business. This includes:

  • Propose and pioneer algorithms to optimize our cost and energy performance.
  • Establish proof of concepts for algorithms to optimize our cost and energy performance.
  • Technically harden established designs for algorithms to optimize our cost and energy performance.
  • Verifying and validating control algorithms through unit test plans for control algorithms to optimize our cost and energy performance.
  • Execute the technology transfer plan to product development for algorithms to optimize our cost and energy performance.
What we look for
Required Qualifications:
  • Currently enrolled as a full-time graduate student at an accredited U.S. college or university
  • Working on advanced degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering or similar discipline.
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills required
  • Ability to work 12 hrs or more a week during the school year and 40 hrs a week during summer break- must be located in greater Milwaukee area
  • U.S. citizen or legal right to work in the U.S.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Demonstrates an ability to learn quickly and independently.
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written) preferred
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills required
  • Experience with Matlab and/or Simulink preferred

Who we are
At Johnson Controls, we're shaping the future to create a world that's safe, comfortable and sustainable. Our global team creates innovative, integrated solutions to make cities more connected, buildings more intelligent and vehicles more efficient. We are passionate about improving the way the world lives, works and plays. The future requires bold ideas, an entrepreneurial mind-set and collaboration across boundaries. You need a career focused on tomorrow. Tomorrow needs you.

Johnson Controls is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you are an individual with a disability and you need an accommodation during the application process please email

A little about us:
We’re shaping the future. Together, let’s make a world that’s safe, comfortable and sustainable. Tomorrow needs you.

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