Schlumberger Intern Position in Robotics & Control

Schlumberger is the leading supplier of technology, project management, and information solutions, trusted to deliver superior results and improved E&P performance for oil and gas companies around the world. Through our well site operations and in our research and engineering facilities, we are working to develop products, services and solutions that optimize customer performance in a safe and environmentally sound manner. Reflecting our belief that diversity spurs creativity, collaboration, and understanding of customer's needs, we employ over 120,000 people of more than 140 nationalities working in over 85 countries. With over 23 research and engineering facilities worldwide, and over a billion dollar in R&D spend we place strong emphasis on developing innovative technology that adds value for our customers. For more information about Schlumberger, please refer to Schlumberger web site.
Specific Skills
The intern will be involved in research in the area of robotics and automation for oil field applications. For these applications, a strong background in dynamics and control of autonomous/robotic mechanical systems is needed along with experience doing lab scale experiments. Proficiency with commercially available data acquisition hardware and software and experience with piezoelectric sensors and actuators is also desirable. These projects will also involve a significant amount of programming in MATLAB/Simulink as well as object oriented C++ programming. Experience in developing C++ applications in MAC/UNIX/LINUX environment would be beneficial.
A graduate student in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or other related fields is preferred, however, undergraduate students with very relevant background and experience will also be considered.
The duration and starting date of internship is flexible (preference for an earlier start date). We can also consider a part-time intern or a combination of full-time/part-time commitment to accommodate the academic semester. This position will be located at the Schlumberger Doll Research Center in Cambridge, MA with a very competitive benefits and compensation package. 
Please send your CV and letter of intent via E-Mail to with reference MMS-VS.
Schlumberger is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the diversity of its workforce.