Switzerland: Zurich

Internship (m/f) 40-100% - Porting 2D Polygon Nesting Algorithm from C to C++ with AI Assistance

Our current project involves the porting of a critical algorithm used for nesting 2D polygons, which is crucial for manufacturing and material efficiency. The original algorithm, developed in C, requires porting to C++ to integrate with our modern software architecture and to leverage the advanced features of C++. The intern will have the opportunity to use AI tools, including ChatGPT, to assist with code translation and ensuring the compatibility of the algorithm with our existing systems.

Your tasks

  • Porting algorithm from C to C++
  • Integration with modern software architecture
  • Leveraging C++ Features
  • Using AI Tools for Code translation

Your profile

  • Sound knowledge of OO analysis, design and programming
  • Good programming skills in C++ (skills in C is a plus)
  • Strong technical interest, willingness to get involved in complex technical issues
  • Team Player with a strong commitment to problem solving
  • Good knowledge of English required. German would be a plus

Our offer

  • A challenging role in a respectful and global working environment 
  • Being part of a world-leading, high-end CAE software company
  • Working on cutting edge technologies for the automotive industry
  • Excellent balance between your working life and your private life through flexible working hours  

This role is based in Zurich. Start as soon as possible. The duration at 100% workload is 6 months. The minimum workload is 40%, extending the duration accordingly.

Start of work is as soon as possible. Please note that we only consider applicants that have the legal right to work in the respective location. We will only consider direct applications. We are looking forward to receiving your application.

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 Michelle Schuler AutoForm Development GmbH

Michelle Schuler

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