Intuitive Surgical Careers

Clinical/Biomedical Engineering/Bioengineering Intern

US-CA-Sunnyvale, California

Job Description

Job: Internships
Primary Location: United States-California-US-CA-Sunnyvale
Schedule: Full-time
Requisition ID: 182239


Company Description:
Joining Intuitive Surgical means joining a team dedicated to using technology to benefit patients by improving surgical efficacy and decreasing surgical invasiveness, with patient safety as our highest priority.
Must be concurrently enrolled and returning to an academic program in the fall in an accredited degree-seeking program.
Primary Function of Position:
We are seeking 5 Clinical/Biomedical Engineering/Bioengineering Summer Interns to support teams across the organization; including team’s focused on clinical affairs, regulatory affairs, quality assurance, clinical development engineering and more. The intern will be recruited to work with a specific team.

Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Performing engineering tasks and problem-solving activities related to the medical device industry
  • Performing documentation activities
  • Communicating and collaborating with multiple teams and stakeholders to provide updates and provide task deliverables
  • Work on substantive projects that have the potential to impact the future business of the company
  • Presenting the projects they have been involved with and lessons learned to the organization

Skills, Experience, Education, & Training:
  • Current enrollment in a Biomedical Engineering/Bioengineering degree-seeking program at the Bachelor’s, Master’s, or Doctorate level
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively (written, oral) with the team
Learning Outcomes:
  • Experience in an FDA regulated environment
  • Gain experience though the development of material for key internal and external stakeholders
  • Exposure to state-of-the-art robotics
Commitment:  Must be available to work full-time hours, M-F for 10-12 weeks beginning Summer of 2019. 
We are an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled employer.