29 Nov 2018
#CareerBytes: Best start-up internship offers for engineers in Bengaluru
Interning at big-name companies is a dream for many, but taking internships at start-ups may be an even better idea as one can gain a lot, including better practical experience and exposure.
Bengaluru, the tech capital of India, is a hub for start-ups and is home to some of the country's best.
Here are some of the best Bengaluru start-up internship offers for engineers.
Cryptocurrency platform Koinex is hiring Software Engineering Interns
Mumbai-based Koinex, one of India's best multi-cryptocurrency exchange and trading platforms, is looking for Software Engineering Interns for its Bengaluru location (also Mumbai).
Candidates who have a Bachelor's degree or those working towards completing a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related technical fields can apply for the internship.
The interns would also get a stipend of Rs. 20,000-40,000.
Online jewelry store BlueStone is offering a 6-month internship
BlueStone.com is an e-commerce marketplace for gold and diamond jewelry; it is one of the most popular online jewelry destinations in India.
The Bengaluru-based start-up is currently looking to hire a Software Engineering Intern to work on its Android mobile app; compensation is Rs. 20,000-30,000.
It is a six-month internship after which the company may offer a full-time job based on the candidate's performance.
Mechanical engineers, here's your chance to work on 'cooking robot'
Mechanical Chef, a Bengaluru-based start-up that has designed a cooking robot that can prepare Indian dishes, is looking for a Mechanical Engineering Intern.
Candidates available for a six-month internship (preferably) can apply.
The intern will work on mechanical design (on Solidworks), fabricating prototypes in wood, sheet metal, and plastic, and integrating with electronics components. If interested, they can learn robotics and machine learning.
Online food and grocery marketplace Jumbotail's internship offer
The start-up says it is an opportunity to change India's food and grocery ecosystem and impact billions through technology, mobile, and data science.
The interns can also get a compensation of Rs. 1.8-3 lakh.
Image intelligence company Prakshep has an exciting internship offer
Prakshep, an image intelligence start-up, uses Earth-monitoring satellites and deep learning to build the next-generation map of India.
It's hiring a Mechanical Design Engineering Intern, who would develop custom structure/design for multicopter drone and design/deploy prototypes, robotic mechanisms, and vehicular control systems.
Candidates with good knowledge about machine design, strength of materials, product design, and CAD model designing can apply; compensation is Rs. 15,000-30,000.
Offer #6: Bike taxi booking Rapido is looking for interns
India's largest bike taxi booking company, Rapido, operating in 16 cities, is hiring Interns for its Engineering Team in Bengaluru. The start-up has openings in its Apps team (Web, Android and iOS) as well as Web Services team. Interns can also earn Rs. 5,000-10,000.