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Internship Pepper Tourguide - Heerlen

Job Location: Heerlen

Regional Description: Netherlands

Job Number: 00587765

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- Job description

Internship pepper tourguide - Heerlen

Transform the world around you by unleashing your skills and crafting the next generation of technology. Put your expertise to work as part of the world’s largest independent technology services provider and lead the way as a trendsetter in your digital field. We’re ready if you are. 

Your impact
The goal of this internship is to create visual awareness for Pepper, the humanoid robot.

Pepper should be able to identify her current location within an enclosed domain and move to predefined landmarks. At every landmark Pepper should give a short speech (also predefined). 

These landmarks will be created by you. E.g. a big red ‘X’ on the ground.

Pepper has a built-in SDK which enables her to take pictures and move around. It’s your job to implement a smart algorithm (Image Processing, Feedback Loops, etc) to achieve the abovementioned goal.

During this internship, you will be working with:

1. Pepper
2. Choregraph (software tool for Pepper)
3. Image Processing
4. Location uncertainty and estimation

Place in the organization
Accenture Technology help clients harness the power of technology and industry insights to innovate, grow, and improve. By implementing the latest digital methodologies and design thinking, staying ahead of the digital curve is our business, and driving disruption is what we do. 

Your background
- Graduation internship or masters study
- Knowledge of/experience in: Python, basic AI
- Interest in: Image Processing, Robotics

What can we offer you? 
Within Accenture we offer you a work environment with a focus on your personal development, in which you will receive a lot of responsibility and will be guided by a team of experienced consultants. You will work together with talented colleagues from all over the world on challenging projects for the highest ranked international businesses. You will also receive a compensation and a laptop.

Additional information
• Period: 6 months
• Hours per week: 40
• Location: Heerlen: Flexible workplace (work among our colleagues)
• Startdate:  1st of September 2018

Are you interested? 
Are you ready to join Accenture and change the world around you? Accenture cares about privacy and we process personal data in accordance with our privacy statement. In order to be compliant with our privacy policy, we kindly request you to apply for the position on the Accenture website. For more questions or information about the vacancy please contact Melina Sica via stages.heerlen@accenture.com.

About us
Accenture solves the toughest technological challenges through standout strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Working with over three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500, we drive innovation and shape world around us. With expertise in more than 40 industries and all business functions, we deliver ground-breaking outcomes for a new digital world.

Equal opportunities 
Innovation is about bringing different people, ideas and perspectives together. As an equal opportunities employer, Accenture welcomes all applications and does not discriminate. 

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