Position Overview


Are you interested in working for an organization that is making a difference in people’s lives every day? We’re a medical devices company that develops innovative neuroendovascular technologies for the treatment of vascular disease. We’re a high-growth, customer-focused company with an entrepreneurial spirit producing some of the most reliable and technologically advanced products supported by proven clinical data. Take a closer look at what MicroVention® TERUMO has to offer.

Our summer internship program immerses each intern in an interactive, project-based work environment. Over the span of three months, interns will participate in an in-depth orientation week, facility tours, Leadership Speaker Series Q&A panel, community service activities, and socials—all crafted to invest in our interns’ personal and professional development. Year over year, MicroVention continues to have best-in-class conversion rates, converting interns in the following departments: HR, HR Communications, Talent Development, Marketing, R&D, Manufacturing, Quality, Regulatory, Accounting, and more.

R&D Intern (CAIS)

The R&D Intern will assist in supporting design and development of medical device products through project work focused on verifying specifications, designs, fixtures, testing, and/or equipment and helping to ensure the products meet their requirements. Typical job duties might include:

  • R&D project involvement
  • Device design and process development
  • Device testing and method development
  • Data analysis and test report write-ups

The CAIS R&D team supports the development of medical devices used in treating a variety of vascular anomalies.
    1. Working toward a Bachelor or Master’s degree in Mechanical, Materials, Biomedical Engineering or other related discipline.
    2. Creative, inquisitive and demonstrates a strong desire to “build” and “create” (i.e. robotics, mechanical repair, construction).
    3. Demonstrated experience reading & preparing technical documentation.
    4. Computer experience and skills including MS Word, Excel and CAD.

    Desired Qualifications
    1. Strong analytical capability and organization skills
    2. Coursework in 2-D/3-D drawings
    3. Knowledge of SolidWorks
    4. Good interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a team environment and autonomously.
    5. Knowledge of medical device materials and processes: adhesives, plastics/polymers, metals, laser-welding, laser-cutting, braiding, and lamination.
    6. Machine shop experience

    Additional Information
    • The primary work location for this position is Aliso Viejo, CA (company headquarters). However, depending on the company policy, an individual should be able to work from home if necessary (high internet)
    • Relocation may be available for qualified candidates.
    • Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S. and not require visa sponsorship.
    • For more information, visit our website atwww.microvention.comand our LinkedIn page athttps://www.linkedin.com/company/microvention/life/ur.