Position Overview

The R&D Intern (Access/Stroke) 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 engineering project involvement.

  • Engineering design and process development.

  • Capable of meeting project goals with moderate supervision.

  • Developing new equipment

  • Automating processes

  • Product testing

  • Required Qualifications

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

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

    • Knowledge of SolidWorks or PRO/E

    • Demonstrated experience reading & preparing technical documentation.

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

    • Machining experiences a plus.

    Desired Qualifications

    • Strong analytical capability and organization skills.

    • Coursework in 2-D/3-D drawings

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

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

    • Knowledge of machine shop tooling. Able to use equipment to machine R&D prototype equipment.

      Additional Information

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

    • 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 at www.microvention.com and our LinkedIn page at https://www.linkedin.com/company/microvention/life/ur.