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Technical Project Specialist Intern - Summer 2024



Austin, TX, USA
Posted on Saturday, November 18, 2023
Flex is the diversified manufacturing partner of choice that helps market-leading brands design, build and deliver innovative products that improve the world. We believe in the power of diversity and inclusion and cultivate a workplace culture of belonging that views uniqueness as a competitive edge and builds a community that enables our people to push the limits of innovation to make great products that create value and improve people's lives. A career at Flex offers the opportunity to make a difference and invest in your growth in a respectful, inclusive, and collaborative environment. If you are excited about a role but don't meet every bullet point, we encourage you to apply and join us to create the extraordinary.

Job Summary

To support our extraordinary teams who build great products and contribute to our growth, this Summer, we’re looking to add a Technical Project Specialist located in our Austin, TX site.

Reporting within the CTO office for the Agility division, encompassing a range of products in and around the home such as large and small appliances, floorcare, smart home, e-mobility, etc. The Technical Project Specialist Intern will contribute to the intersection of engineering and market analysis.

What a typical day looks like:

  • Investigate emerging technologies to evaluate their relevance and impact on product designs and manufacturing methodologies.
  • Perform in-depth market research to analyze customer strategies, product trends, and consumer preferences across our target markets.
  • Provide support to our engineering teams with informed market insights.
  • Engage in collaborative efforts with sales, business units, and engineering groups to refine project concepts and develop innovative technical solutions.
  • Craft and convey presentations and detailed reports to summarize findings and strategies for senior management reviews.
  • Actively participate in ideation sessions and contribute creative input to drive strategic goals and curate technology offerings.
  • Drive productivity within the business unit through workflow analysis and process improvement/automation.

Student qualities we’re seeking for this internship assignment:

  • Jr/Sr student with a keen interest in market intelligence and strategy (open to various majors)
  • Business acumen and/or relevant coursework is highly advantageous.
  • Strong organizational, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong verbal, presentation and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in teams and collaborate with others
  • Self-motivated, high energy and strong time management skills
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and team orientation
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to take lead and drive for results

Internship Program Requirements:

  • Available to work 40 hours/week (in-person) for 10-12 week Summer assignment
  • Currently enrolled in 4-year accredited university
  • 3.0 minimum GPA


Job Category

InternRelocation: Not eligible

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NoFlex is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. We celebrate diversity and do not discriminate based on: age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, pregnancy status, or any other status protected by law. We're happy to provide reasonable accommodations to those with a disability for assistance in the application process. Please email and we'll discuss your specific situation and next steps (NOTE: this email does not accept or consider resumes or applications. This is only for disability assistance. To be considered for a position at Flex, you must complete the application process first).