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 Affairs, Accounting, and more.

Supplier Quality Intern

The Supplier Quality Intern will be assisting the supplier quality engineers and technicians on tasks related to supplier’s product and Quality Management System conformance. This role will prepare you for a career in the field of supply chain. A supplier quality engineer is responsible for ensuring all product, processes, and services are in compliance with engineering, manufacturing, and regulatory specifications. You will learn quality tools used to verify and validate these requirements and improve not only the quality of the products but the overall supply chain.

The projects may include, but not limited to,
  • Assist in analyzing supplier data and identifying gaps
  • Assist in helping suppliers identify true root cause to ensure complete and effective corrective actions
  • Report on Status of projects and activities associated with the Qualification, Re-evaluation, Assessment, Validation and Verification of Suppliers
  • Support MRB and assist in supplier notifications for non-conformances discovered requiring corrections
  • Support Receiving Inspection in collecting data of suppliers providing incomplete certification packages.

Typical job duties may include:
  • Schedule / facilitate discussions among subject matter experts.
  • Manage collected information and provide regular progress update.
  • Update relevant documentation.
  • Prepare communication / training materials.
  • Interface with supplier’s for follow up on Supplier Change Notifications, Supplier Corrective Actions, Supplier Non-Conformances, Supplier Certifications, Supplier Audits, etc.
    1. Working toward a Bachelor or Master’s degree in Biology, Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering or other related discipline.
    2. Ability to read, write, and follow detailed procedures.
    3. Attention to detail.
    4. Computer experience and skills including MS Word & Excel.

    Desired Qualifications
    1. Strong analytical capability and organization skills.
    2. Good interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a team environment and autonomously.
    3. Knowledge of medical device industry.
    4. Knowledge in Software such as Mini Tab

    Additional Information
    • The primary work location for this position is Aliso Viejo, CA (company headquarters)
    • Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S. and not require visa sponsorship.
    • For more information, visit our website at www.microvention.com and our LinkedIn page athttps://www.linkedin.com/company/microvention/life/ur.