Cosma International Master Thesis: Variable Steering Ratio for the early Development Phase in Graz, Austria

Company Introduction

This position is for the Magna Steyr Engineering Center, a division of Magna Steyr.

Over 100 years of experience in vehicle production and a broad range of services make Magna Steyr the worldwide leading brand-independent engineering and manufacturing partner for OEMs. Our extensive range of services covers the product groups Engineering Services, Contract Manufacturing and Fuel Systems. As a contract manufacturer, Magna Steyr has produced more than 3 million vehicles to date.

Job Introduction

You are about to finish your studies and want to write a practice-oriented master thesis about a variable steering ratio for the early development phase? This topic is about thedevelopment of a device which can generate different steering ratios on Mule or Prototype cars. This device needs to be able to be adapted to various cars and steering systems and the steering ratio should be continuous variable (comparable to a CVT gear box).

Major Responsibilities
  • Design a way to show and let the customer feel different steering ratios
  • Design and validate the device
  • Develop a manual for the derivation of a certain steering gear ratio
Knowledge and Education
  • Master study in mechanical engineering or similar
  • Experience in designing with CATIA V5
Additional Information

The planned duration of the research and writing process is about max. 6 months.

Payment: € 700,00 per month

If you are interested in taking this opportunity, please apply online.

Contact: Tamara Gabardi, MA MSc Applicants Management Engineering +43 316 / 404 – 3425

Group: Magna Steyr

Division: Magna Steyr Engineering Center Austria

State/Province/County: Styria

City: Graz

Job Type: Master Thesis