Master's Thesis in the area of Predictive Control in Driving Simulation (f/m/d)

Munich (Germany)
Student / Recent Graduate
BMW Group
Sciences, Engineering & R&D

The Job

Company description: Our brands BMW, MINI, Rolls-Royce and BMW Motorrad have made us one of the world's leading premium manufacturer of cars and motorcycles as well as provider of premium financial and mobility services. Job description: THE FUTURE WILL NEVER SIMPLY WORK IN THEORY. SHARE YOUR PASSION. World-leading technologies don’t make it into a BMW until they’ve undergone one of the most challenging journeys imaginable. It takes dynamic teams with outstanding technical skills to take them from the drawing board to the road. That’s why our experts will treat you as part of the team from day one, encourage you to bring your own ideas to the table – and give you the opportunity to really show what you can do. We, the BMW Grou, offer you an interesting and varies thesis in the area of Predictive Control in Driving Simulation. The recently opened BMW Driving Simulation Center is the home to a variety of the most modern driving simulators in the automotive industry. Our goal is to provide test drivers with a safe and realistic driving experience without the need of expensive real-world prototypes. To achieve this goal, it is also required to push the motion systems’ control beyond the limits of the state of the art. Recent advances in control theory and computational power make prediction-based control algorithms a viable choice for this use case. With this thesis work, we want to investigate the applicability of such predictive control algorithms to our existing fleet of driving simulators. What awaits you? Collaboration with some of the leading experts in motion cueing. Research oriented thesis with cool development aspects. Methodology development of state-of-the-art predictive motion control algorithms. Implementation of the methodology on pioneering simulator hardware. Realization and evaluation of driving simulator studies. Please note that your thesis must be supervised by a university on your part. Profile description: What should you bring along? On-going studies in computer science, electrical or mechanical engineering. Ability to work independently and in an agile team. Programming experiences in MATLAB and C++. Knowledge in control engineering, ideally in the area of model predictive control. Experience with scientific working is a plus. Business fluent English skills, German is a plus. What do we offer? Comprehensive mentoring & onboarding. Personal & professional development. Work-Life-Balance & flexible working hours. Digital offers & mobile working. Attractive remuneration. Employee discounts & price deductions. Apartment offers for employees (only Munich). And many other benefits - see jobs/benefits You are enthused by new technologies and an innovative environment? Apply now! At the BMW Group, we see diversity and inclusion in all its dimensions as a strength for our teams. Equal opportunities are a particular concern for us, and the equal treatment of applicants and employees is a fundamental principle of our corporate policy. That is why our recruiting decisions are also based on personality, experience and skills. Find out more about diversity at the BMW Group at Earliest starting date: 04/01/2023 Duration: 6 months Working hours: Full-time Contact: BMW Group Recruiting Team +49 89 382-17001 Education level: Bachelor's Degree Work experience: Less than 6 months Start contract date: 31-03-23 We offer: Please apply exclusively online via our career portal. Applications via other channels (especially e-mails) cannot be considered.

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