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 (Neurovascular Stents)

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

  • R&D project involvement
  • Device design and process development
  • Device flow model bench and physical attribute testing
  • Data analysis and test report write-ups
  • Fixture designs
  • Development of documentations

The neurovascular stoke electrical R&D team supports the development of coil detachment and aspiration systems for the non-invasive treatment of aneurysms and ischemic stroke. The R&D intern will be part of a team bringing a developmental aspiration device to market.
    1. Completion of Junior year in an accredited college with a major in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical, Biomedical Engineering or other related discipline.
    2. Must have competency with basic circuit analysis techniques.
    3. Must be familiar with equipment such as oscilloscopes and Digital multi-meters.
    4. Creative, inquisitive and demonstrates a strong desire to “build” and “create” (i.e. robotics, mechanical repair, construction).
    5. Demonstrated experience reading & preparing technical documentation.
    6. Computer experience and skills including MS Word, Excel and CAD.

    Desired Qualifications
    1. Strong analytical capability and organization skills
    2. Experience soldering surface mount components
    3. Experience troubleshooting electronics.
    4. Knowledge circuit design and PCB Layout tools (i.e Eagle, Altium Designer, Cadence Allegro, etc.).
    5. Good interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a team environment and autonomously.

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