Graduate Engineering Intern - Electronics
Waltham, MN 
Posted 1 month ago
Position No Longer Available
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Why Mayo Clinic Mayo Clinic is the nation's best hospital (U.S. News & World Report, 2020-2021) and ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. We have a vast array of opportunities ranging from Nursing, Clinical, to Finance, IT, Administrative, Research and Support Services to name a few. Across all locations, you'll find career opportunities that support diversity, equity and inclusion. At Mayo Clinic, we invest in you with opportunities for growth and development and our benefits and compensation package are highly competitive. We invite you to be a part of our team where you'll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism, mutual respect, and most importantly, a life-changing career! Mayo Clinic offers a variety of employee benefits. For additional information please visit Mayo Clinic Benefits. Eligibility may vary. Position description The Mayo Clinic Division of Engineering is a comprehensive engineering organization that develops unique medical devices for physicians and researchers at Mayo Clinic. Our devices span the patient care spectrum from benchtop research to patient bedside. This includes novel applications of deep brain stimulation, biosensor development, tissue engineering, organ assist devices, and surgical instruments. Our staff of electrical, mechanical, chemical, bio-medical and software engineers work collaboratively with Mayo Clinic physicians and scientists to transform clinical practice and medical research around the world. The primary purpose of the Graduate Engineer Internship is to provide a graduate student with relevant engineering experiences. One or more mentors will be assigned to the intern to provide instruction, guidance and to assess performance. The intern is responsible for learning the procedures and processes of the Division of Engineering and the assigned work unit. In addition, the intern will be given selected engineering work assignments to reinforce the learning experience and to provide benefit to the work unit. The engineering assignments may include designing sub-systems, developing a project strategy, gathering user needs, requirements and specifications, evaluating commercial components, assembling prototype systems, performing design verification and design validation, troubleshooting, and participating in design reviews. All assignments are within the context of the Division of Engineering Quality Management System (including safety risk management) and are performed in a multi-disciplinary development environment. The intern will be responsible for completing all internship-related assignments and reports for both Mayo and the participating educational facility (if applicable). Qualifications The incumbent must have received a bachelor of science in Electrical Engineering from an accredited college or university and be enrolled in or intending to enroll in a graduate degree program. The incumbent must have the following: * Experience or education in electrical engineering. * Demonstrated strong analytical and communication skills. * Working in a team environment, including other project team members, users and project requesters. ***Please attach an undergraduate transcript and a current graduate transcript to application. Additional qualifications The qualifications below are preferred: * Past electronics development experience including working on teams. * Interest in medical device development. * System architecture and design experience. * Knowledge of verification and validation activities, preferably for medical device development. * Analog and digital signal processing classwork. * Familiarity using oscilloscopes, voltmeters, power supplies and other electrical engineering Instrumentation. * Embedded programming skills using C or a similar programming language. * Good documentation and organizational skills. * Experience using Matlab or LABVIEW. * Circuit Simulation using SPICE or similar electronics modeling tools. * Board Layout experience (experience with Altium is preferred). Exemption status Non-exempt Compensation Detail This position has a predetermined rate of $30.30 per hour. Benefits eligible No Schedule Full Time Hours / Pay period Up to 80 Schedule details Monday - Friday Days and is expected to work approximately 8 months with an approximate start date in May/June of 2022. Weekend schedule N/A Remote No Site description Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life. Recruiter Shelly Weir EOE As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.


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