Intuitive Surgical Careers

Computer Vision and Machine Learning Intern

US-CA-Sunnyvale, California
Internships


Job Description

Job: Internships
Primary Location: United States-California-US-CA-Sunnyvale
Schedule: Full-time
Requisition ID: 182856

Description

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.

Eligibility:


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 an intern to support development of next generation image-guided surgical robotic systems.

Roles and Responsibilities:


Under the direction of the mentor:


• Develop machine learning algorithms for surgical scene perception
• Implement developed algorithms on a real time platform
• Evaluate implemented algorithms in ex-vivo and in-vivo labs
• Collect data and improve algorithms based on the feedback from labs

Qualifications

Skills, Experience, Education, & Training:


• Graduate level student (CS, ECE or equivalent)
• Must have excellent communication and writing skills
• Strong C++ and Python programming skills
• Experience with TensorFlow and TensorRT
• Experience with CUDA and GPU programming
• Experience with real-time image processing
• Great work ethic and an enthusiasm for problem solving and data analysis
• Desire to achieve best results and overcome technical obstacles and challenges
• Self-starter and able to work in a collaborative and results oriented environment.


Learning Outcomes:


• Gain experience with hands-on research and development in the field of surgical robotics
• Participate in ex-vivo and in-vivo test and validation of research outcomes
• Gain experience with development of algorithms and workflows for real-time systems in image-guided surgery
• Working in a multidisciplinary team with broad experience in various aspects of surgical robotics, image-guided surgery and intelligent systems.

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.