Mechatronics/Software Engineering Co-op

Magna International



Newmarket, Canada

Why you should apply for a job to Magna International:

  • 5/5 in supportive management
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.


    Position summary

    e Your Transformation**
    For a big company, we're surprisingly entrepreneurial. Expect a collaborative and supportive atmosphere that will help you grow, both professionally and personally. We are committed to delivering success by offering our customers a truly diverse and global range of products. Step into an inclusive and dynamic team - Be part of the Magna family.

    Closures Technical Centre, a division of Magna International Inc., is focused on the design, development and testing of Mechatronics products for the automotive industry. We are looking for a student for a 4-12 month placement starting on August 12, 2024.

    Your Responsibilities

    • Generally assigned to software processes, automations, internal applications, electromechanical systems, existing business and/or minor modifications

    • Supports the complete development for the designated products including, but not limited to design, build and test activities, in accordance with standard operating procedures and the product delivery process

    • Build internal analytical and software tools to streamline engineering processes to support large volumes of projects

    • Supports customer requirements, regulations and product specifications into the design of the designated products, ensuring compliance with operational, cost, timing, safety, reliability, quality, and manufacturing feasibility parameters

    • Analyzes products and formulates engineering conclusions by the application of engineering and/or mathematical principles and tools

    • Consults and collaborates with personnel in various engineering and design activities relative to product development requirements

    • Supports global CAE activities as a global team

    • Supports effective communications within the project team and the customer, supplier, manufacturing and quality communities with guidance from engineering management or senior engineering personnel. Maintains all appropriate documentation

    • Understands and follows existing policies, procedures, work instructions and standards and makes recommendations for continuous improvements

    Who we are looking for

    • Developing communication skills: verbal and written

    • Developing organizational skills and the ability to successfully complete multiple tasks within established and changing deadlines

    • Be able to adapt to a fast-changing environment and work with a team

    • Basic understanding of mechanical design and analyses processes (CAD designs, engineering mechanics, etc.)

    • Ability to work independently on assigned projects

    • Experience with one or more of the following languages: Python, MATLAB, C++, C#, VBA, JavaScript

    • Experience with high, and low, level object oriented and functional programming

    • Proficient with word processing, spreadsheet and database applications

    • Basic understanding of Machine Learning is an asset

    • Experience with SQL databases is an asset

    Your preferred qualifications

    • Working towards a bachelor's degree in engineering, Computer Science, Mechatronics or related fields from an accredited university

    Accommodations for disabilities in relation to the job selection process are available upon request.

    Candidates will be required to complete a Criminal Records Check and, if deemed necessary, a Credit Check as part of the candidate selection process.

    What we offer

    At Magna, you can expect an engaging and dynamic environment where you can help to develop industry-leading automotive technologies. We invest in our employees, providing them with the support and resources they need to succeed. As a member of our global team, you can expect exciting, varied responsibilities as well as a wide range of development prospects. Because we believe that your career path should be as unique as you are.

    Site Benefits

    Awareness. Unity. Empowerment.

    At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That's why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.

    Why you should apply for a job to Magna International:

  • 5/5 in supportive management
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.