Intuitive Surgical Careers

Applied Research Intern

US-GA-Norcross, Georgia

Job Description

Job: Internships
Primary Location: United States-Georgia-US-GA-Norcross
Schedule: Full-time
Requisition ID: 182835


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.


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 a summer intern to support the Applied Research team in the development of web-based, analytics dashboards. The summer intern will work closely with the data engineering, machine learning, and digital teams to build digital applications.

Roles and Responsibilities:

• Explore and develop web-based dashboards and applications powered on the backend by advanced analytics and machine learning algorithms
• Test and deploy web-based dashboards to internal research and development teams
• Work closely with researchers, engineers, surgeons, and external academic partners and have exposure to other departments throughout the company


Skills, Experience, Education, & Training:

• B.S. or M.S. or early in PhD candidate in Computer Science, Biomedical Engineering, Neuroscience, or similar
• Excellent problem solving abilities in a fast paced, exciting work environment
• Experience writing algorithms and code using R and/or Python
• Experience developing web-based applications using R Shiny, Django, or similar packages

Learning Outcomes:

• Gain experience applying algorithms to real-world data
• Learn how to work closely with engineers, surgeons, and other professionals
• Gain experience presenting research to a broad audience throughout the company

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.
We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with fair chance laws.