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Software Engineering Internship

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 Software Engineering Intern.

Position Overview:


Siemens Healthineers Molecular Imaging is seeking an engineer/scientist as a summer intern for its Clinical Applications research team based in our Tennessee headquarters. The team is responsible for identifying and solving molecular imaging research challenges relevant to clinicians and aligned with Siemens Healthineers objectives. This involves developing clinically meaningful software innovations in PET, SPECT, and related applications, and helping to transfer them into product solutions.

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

You will be responsible for developing algorithms and clinical software prototypes. This will involve understanding both the technical and clinical challenges, concept design, software development, and rigorous testing. In doing so, you will work closely with a diverse and multi-disciplinary team of scientists, engineers and physicians.

Required skills to have for the success of this role

  • Graduate student or senior undergraduate student in computer science / electrical engineering / biomedical engineering or related field.
  • Programming proficiency with Python or similar
  • Signal processing, image processing and computer vision expertise.
  • ·        Ability to write clean, well-documented code.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Detail oriented and organized.
  • Must have a minimum GPA of 3.2 or higher

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:

  • Knowledge of medical imaging (SPECT, PET, CT, DICOM, coordinate systems, image registration, etc.).
  • MATLAB and C++ programming experience.
  • Working knowledge of industrial approaches of software development (e.g. agile), software development lifecycles, version control solutions, quality assurance, system testing, project management.

Stare date: May/June 2021; 3-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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