Service Business Development Internship (Business Excellence)

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, laboratory diagnostics, therapeutic and molecular diagnostics, while adding new offerings such as managed services, consulting, and healthcare IT services.

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 at Siemens Healthineers as a Service Business Development Intern (Project Management, Business Excellence).

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career.  As a Service Business Development Intern (Project Management, Business Excellence), you will be responsible for some or all the following:

  • Shadowing team members in different job functions
  • Assisting in coordination and facilitation of structured problem solving/value stream mapping events
  • Helping to create documentation and action plans
  • Tracking KPIs
  • Identifying areas of departmental improvement opportunities
  • Developing process improvement plans
  • Keeping project documentation up to date
  • Taking minutes and tracking issues/decisions
  • Following up with team members for updates regarding work in progress
  • Taking team suggestions and recommending changes
  • Coordinating meetings and organizing venues

This position may suit you best if you are familiar with what is below and would like to do develop your career with Healthineers:

  • Siemens Healthineers Medical Equipment Service Delivery
  • Structured Problem Solving; Applying the Scientific Method to a broad range of problems
  • Continuous Improvement; Six Sigma, LEAN, DMAIC, PDCA, etc.
  • Data Analytics
  • Strong presentation and communication skills
  • Siemens Healthineers Medical Equipment Service Delivery
  • Basic Project Management; task and schedule orientation
  • Proficient PC skills (MS Office software like Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook)

This internship will enhance your education and career in the following areas:

  • Experience in identifying problems, implementing continuous improvement actions, and measuring impact
  • Work directly in a Global Healthcare company
  • Exposure to continuous feedback environment
  • Exposure to broad areas of business
  • Practical application of LEAN, DMAIC, and other problem-solving tools
  • Practical application of engineering skills and scientific method to business environment
  • Enhanced communication skills in matrix style organization
  • Practical experience with methodologies to apply to future project work
  • Experience with risk identification and response to support desired outcomes
  • Hands-on work with project management tools and processes
  • Opportunity to strengthen organizational skills

Required skills to have for the success of this role:

  • Must be a rising senior Bachelor’s or Master’s level student majoring in engineering (biomedical/industrial/etc.), project management or similar major
  • Must have a minimum GPA of 3.2 or higher
  • Must feel comfortable working in a fully virtual environment (if needed)
  • Must feel comfortable going onsite into office and follow site COVID-19 protocol (if needed)
  • Must be local to the Cary, NC office (50 miles or less)
  • Must be available to work part time (15-25 hours per week) during the academic year
  • Must have permanent work authorization
  • MS Office 365 proficiency

Start date: Winter/Spring 2022; 6 month duration.

Siemens Healthineers has recently announced the next steps in our continued commitment to prioritize colleague health, comply with customer/business partner requirements, and help preserve our business continuity.  Going forward, please be aware that Siemens Healthineers requires full vaccination for all new hires by their start date.  (Note: Accommodations may be requested for certain medical or religious reasons).

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

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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: Part-time temporary

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