Building Analysis Internship

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Building Analysis Internship

Looking for an exciting and meaningful internship to finish your master’s degree? What a coincidence, we’re looking for you! Are you enthusiastic about building control and eager to finally use your theoretical skills? Join our team as our new Building Analysis Intern. Read on to find out why we’re the right place for you to start your career.


We’re looking for an enthusiastic master’s student who is ready for the next step in their career. At Spectral, you will join the control team for our real estate software. During your internship on fault detection diagnosis, you will investigate the various types of faults plaguing office buildings in the Netherlands. With abundant building management system data at your disposal, the objective of the research will be to:

  • Explore the various fault types in building systems and create a project scope of select faults for detection and diagnosis
  • Review the current FDD methodologies
  • Develop fit-for-purpose data-driven or machine learning models that detect and diagnose selected faults
  • Test and validate the models for various buildings and conditions
  • Scale the models for implementation

This position is based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.


You are a Master’s student with a strong background in engineering who is eager to learn more about controlling and monitoring of installations in real estate to promote efficiency and, therefore, sustainability.


  • You are a current master’s student in Building, Mechanical, Electrical, Energy, or Computer Engineering

  • You are knowledgeable about building management systems and their operations
  • You are experienced in programming (preferably in Python)
  • You are familiar with time series data and machine learning models
  • Fluent in English (both written and verbally)
  • You are eligible to work in the Netherlands


  • Fluent in Dutch


The start date is flexible, but you could begin immediately.

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