Edwards Lifesciences Engineering Internship Program Summer 2021 in Irvine, California
*This position has been posted in anticipation for future openings within Engineering.
Apply by March 19th, 2021. NSBE47 applicants apply by April 9, 2021.
At Edwards, every innovation starts with a human inspiration .
COME BE INSPIRED.
Edwards Lifesciences offers its university talent an opportunity to create innovative, life saving devices and techniques that help physicians save the lives of patients around the world. As a global leader in treating advanced cardiovascular disease, we know that millions of people will benefit from our passion, our focus, and our innovation.
We are looking for driven and innovative engineering students interested in Summer Internships in 2021.
Summer Internship Program:
Our Summer Internship Program gives you the opportunity to work in a variety of Business Units and functions and make meaningful impact through challenging projects. We have Engineering positions available in R&D, Quality, Manufacturing and more! Specific internship projects will be identified based on the candidate's strengths, interests and business need.
The Engineer ing Intern will :
Be timely, punctual, and responsible for day-to-day attendance while proactively seeking direction from senior engineers.
Conceptualize, develop, and iterate designs in response to design requirements specified.
Test newdesigns (functional testing, mechanical testing,and simulateduse) andbrainstormnovel ideas for device improvementsusingtest results.
Assistin documentingproduction department concerns and aidin troubleshooting and resolving technical problems.
Be proficient indrafting software (Solidworksor Creo Parametric preferred).
Provide documentation support and complete written reports on testing and designs.
Actively participate in design reviews and provide relevant feedback for teammates.
Program participants will work in our corporate headquarters in Irvine, California or manufacturing facility in Draper, Utah. Please visit Edwards.com for information on all our locations.
To qualify for Internship opportunities , the candidate must be :
Currently enrolled as a student for the duration of the Internship project (MUST be able to work full-time from May/June – July/August 202 1 ). Junior or Senior standing preferred, pursuing degree in Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Bioengineering etc. Course competition of engineering mechanics and mechanical design is preferred.
Comfortable working in laboratory environment . Hands-on and highly motivated. Able to follow procedures, perform testing and clearly convey data results.
Strong interest in pursuing relevant industry experience . Interest inthe healthcare and medical devices industryisa plus.
Attention to det ail.
Proficient in drafting software . Solidworksa plus.
Must be in good scholastic standing (3.0+ GPA or equivalent).
Must not require a company sponsorship for employment-based visa now or in the future.
Launch your career and DISCOVER LIFE HERE.
Innovative & Industry Leading Technology
Accelerated Career Growth
A Growing Global Company
Meaningful Projects with Real Impact
Conversion Opportunities into our New Grad Programs followingGraduation
On-site Cafe, Gym, Basketball & Beach Volleyball Courts
Great People & Beautiful Place to Work!
Edwards is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer including protected Veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Edwards Lifesciences is the global leader in patient-focused medical innovations for structural heart disease, as well as critical care and surgical monitoring. Driven by a passion to help patients, the company collaborates with the world's leading clinicians and researchers to address unmet healthcare needs, working to improve patient outcomes and enhance lives. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Edwards Lifesciences has extensive operations in North America, Europe, Japan, Latin America and Asia and currently employs over 15,000 individuals worldwide.
For us, helping patients is not a slogan - it's our life's work. From developing devices that replace or repair a diseased heart valve to creating new technologies that monitor vital signs in the critical care setting, we focus on helping patients regain and improve the quality of their life.