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Stage Post laurea

Internship Industrial Engineer

Milano • Produzione


Established in 1872, Pirelli is among the world’s leading tyre producers. It is the only pure consumer tyre company that includes car, motorbike, and bicycle tyres as well as associated services.

Pirelli has a distinct positioning in high value tyres, characterised by an advanced technology with more than 2,700 homologations obtained, thanks to partnerships with the most prestigious car manufacturers in the world. In order to achieve the highest levels of performance, safety and containment of environmental impact, Pirelli has always been strongly committed to research and development, in which it invested 6.1% of revenue from high-value products in 2019.

Involved in motorsport since 1907, Pirelli has been the exclusive official tyre partner of the Formula 1™ World Championship since 2011 and has just renewed the agreement until 2023.

Main Activities

The candidate will work within the Europe Organization and he/she will support the relevant CTO in the following activities:

- Consolidate factories KPIs and share a report at European level. With the team, define action implant in order to improve factories efficiency;
- Interact with other functions in sector, and plant levels to design process improvement projects;
- Ensure methodology standardization used by all plants, such as Kaizen Event, Value Stream Mapping, OEE, Standard Minutes, Six sigma, A3 Problem Solving, DEMAIC, PKE, Standard operational Procedure, Pirelli Operating Steering System; Idea System, Project Capitano, Standard work and others;
- Assist in developing the improvement programs, such as Kaizen programs, benchmarking, 5S and others;
- Support the development of productivity improvement actions for the plants, optimizing the cost/benefit ratio;
- Provide methodologies trainings for all factories and support Manufactory Academy;
- Drive process improvement projects and kaizen events in the plants if travels are allowed due to covid19 internal rules;
- Data analytics approach to support identification of analysis and improvement opportunities identification



·         Master Degree Industrial or Management Engineering

·         Fluent in Italian and English.

·         Proficiency/experience in Lean Manufacturing and/or Lean Six Sigma methodology

·         Willingness to cover position abroad (i.e. international mobility)

·         Willingness in programming tools (R, Python, etc) and front-end

·         Qualification