Intuitive Surgical Careers

Data Engineer

US-CA-Sunnyvale, California

Job Description

Job: Engineering
Primary Location: United States-California-US-CA-Sunnyvale
Schedule: Full-time
Requisition ID: 182604


Company Description:

Who is Intuitive Surgical? The numbers tell an amazing story. Learn more about our company.

Joining Intuitive Surgical, Inc. 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.

Primary Function of Position:

Working with other data analysts and engineers, you will build tools that leverage ML to extract actionable insights from data, make credible predictions and help Intuitive Surgical make better-informed decisions rapidly. You will analyze complex events generated by our fleet of over 4,000 da Vinci surgical robots used in hospitals worldwide, as well as data from our manufacturing plants, business systems and other sources to identify correlations, patterns and other high-value inferences. With your expertise in ML, you will collaborate with engineering, clinical development or other domain experts to find ways to streamline and/or automate complex analyses.

Roles and Responsibilities:

• Analyze and reformulate business and engineering problems to be amenable to ML techniques
• Design, code, train, test, deploy and refine machine learning system
• Work with data analysts and engineers to build a robust, production-grade computational pipeline
• Help define the organization’s Machine Learning technology roadmap

• BS in Computer Science or related field, MS or PhD preferred
- Minimum 0 to 2 years' experience
• Experience in building Deep Learning models to solve non-trivial classification and prediction problems
• 2+ years with Tensorflow, Keras, Scikit-Learn or similar tools
• 2+ years in Python, Java, and/or C++

Desired Skills:

• Deploying ML systems in a production environment
• Applying NLP tools for text classification and information extraction
• Proficiency in one or more of the following areas: statistical techniques, Bayesian inference, anomaly detection


• Little to none

We are an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled employer.
We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with fair chance laws.