Position title
Intern: Machine Learning Engineer (Collaboration or Graduation)

Company Description

Lely, founded in 1948, directs all its efforts towards creating a sustainable, profitable and enjoyable future in farming. Circling the cow, the company develops premium robotics and data systems that increase animal welfare, flexibility and the production on the dairy farm.

For more than 75 years, Lely has been leading in the sale and service of automated milking systems to successive generations of dairy farmers across the globe. Every day, Lely inspires her employees to offer customers innovative solutions and be a reliable partner for long-term advice and support. With her Head office in The Netherlands and a worldwide network of dedicated Lely Center locations for tailor-made sales and support, the Lely Group is active in more than 50 countries and employs around 2.400 people.

Job Description

Are you looking for an internship or graduation project on the field of computer Science or Data science? 

Databricks provides a set of tools that we currently don't use in our projects. The intern will work on integrating some of those tools into our current projects.

The coolest challenge of this internship? You will be the first one at Lely to use some of the cutting-edge ML Tools to enhance the in-production data products


  • You are following a study programme in Computer science, Data science or related;
  • You have knowledge about, Data Engineering, Machine Learing and DevOps;
  • You have good skills in Python, SQL and Git (PySpark and Azure are bonus);
  • You speak and write English fluently.


You will join the Digital Farming data team and will work closely with the data scientists and analysts responsible for the modelling pipelines. The remote work is possible, but you may benefit from the office days, especially Thursday, when you will be able to meet the entire Data&AI team.

Practical information

  • You can do this as a collaboration as a graduation internship; 
  • You will be available for at least three months;
  • You will be available from September, earlier is possible;
  • You are available 40 hours a week.

Additional Information

What do we offer you?
We offer the opportunity to gain experience at one of the largest industrial robot producers in the Netherlands!

In addition we offer

  • A compensation of max. €400,- per month;
  • The possibility to stay in a company owned apartment;
  • Every fortnight a cool internship event where you get to know other interns better in an informal way!
  • #FitatLely programme with (online) sports lessons, master classes on working from home and other activities in the field of Body, Mind or Food.

How the process will look like

Your teammates will gather all requirements within our organization. Then, once priority has been discussed, you will decide as a team on the best solutions and architecture to meet these needs. In continuous increments and continuous communication between the team and stakeholders, you’re part of making data play an even more important (and understood) part withing Brand New Day.


Job Benefits

USD 64K - 106K *

Employment Type
Beginning of employment
Job Location
Maassluis, Netherlands
Working Hours
Base Salary
euro USD 64K - 106K *
Date posted
May 16, 2024
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