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Design Engineering Co-Op

Job Description

Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

At Siemens Healthineers, we are passionate about enabling healthcare professionals to deliver high quality patient care, and to do so affordably.  A leading global healthcare company, Siemens Healthineers continues to strengthen our portfolio of medical imaging and laboratory diagnostics, while adding new offerings such as managed services, consulting, and healthcare IT services – as well as further technologies in the growing market for therapeutic and molecular diagnostics.

Siemens Healthineers develops innovations that support better patient outcomes with greater efficiencies, giving providers the confidence, they need to meet the clinical, operational and financial challenges of a changing healthcare landscape. Join our team now at Siemens Healthineers as a Design Engineering Co-Op.

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Design Engineering Co-Op, you will be responsible for:

Research into software and hardware for machine learning and object detection related to medical ultrasound. Evaluating various object detection algorithms with the idea of modifying and enhancing them for ultrasound.  Work with a senior analog designer to design, develop, implement, debug and test the algorithms. 

This position is an opportunity to learn design and implementation techniques from a senior design engineer with 30+ years of experience in analog and system architecture design.  The candidate will at times be expected to discover and use methods on their own. Experience with Python, neural networks, and machine learning preferred. 

Required skills to have for the success of this role

  • Must be currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s program (rising junior or senior) with a minimum GPA of 3.2 or higher
  • Desired majors: computer science and electrical engineering or equivalent degree; experience with artificial intelligence, image processing and machine learning preferred
  • Must be available to work 40 hours/week from September 2020 – March 2021; part-time availability possible based on candidate/academic schedule

Start date: November 2020; 6 month duration

At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

If you want to join us in transforming the way healthcare is delivered, visit our career site at https://usa.healthcare.siemens.com/careers

If you wish to find out more about the specific before applying, please visit: https://usa.healthcare.siemens.com/about.

As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.



Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.

Experience Level: Student (Not Yet Graduated)

Job Type: Full-Time temporary



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