Position Overview

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.

  • Required Qualifications

    1. Working toward a Bachelor or Master’s degree in Mechanical, Materials, Biomedical Engineering or other related discipline.

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

    1. Demonstrated experience reading & preparing technical documentation.

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

    Desired Qualifications

    1. Strong analytical capability and organization skills

    1. Coursework in 2-D/3-D drawings

    1. Experience with SolidWorks drawings and assemblies

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

    1. Knowledge of medical device materials and processes: adhesives, plastics/polymers, metals, laser-welding, laser-cutting, braiding, and lamination.

    1. Machine shop experience

    Additional Information

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