Position Overview

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.

  • Required Qualifications

    • Completion of Junior year in an accredited college with a major in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical, Biomedical Engineering or other related discipline.

    • Must have competency with basic circuit analysis techniques.

    • Must be familiar with equipment such as oscilloscopes and Digital multi-meters.

    • Creative, inquisitive and demonstrates a strong desire to “build” and “create” (i.e. robotics, mechanical repair, construction).

    • Demonstrated experience reading & preparing technical documentation.

    • Computer experience and skills including MS Word, Excel and CAD.

    Desired Qualifications

    • Strong analytical capability and organization skills

    • Experience soldering surface mount components

    • Experience troubleshooting electronics.

    • Knowledge circuit design and PCB Layout tools (i.e Eagle, Altium Designer, Cadence Allegro, etc.).

    • Good interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a team environment and autonomously.

    Additional Information

    • The primary work location for this position is Aliso Viejo, CA (company headquarters).

    • Relocation may be available for qualified candidates.