Careers That Change Lives
The possibilities at the intersection of medicine and technology are endless, which means endless opportunities to make your mark on the world. Our interns do real work within experienced engineering teams to improve lives of millions. Here you can:
- Collaborate on code to make it more elegant.
- Dig into huge datasets to extract value.
- Build solutions to help doctors and patients monitor progress via telemedicine.
- Get real world experience on a project you own.
- Build your confidence and skills at the world leader.
- Work with firmware, mobile, coding, verification, sensors, and testing teams.
With our expanding portfolio of innovative products and services, Medtronic is the global leader in delivering healthcare solutions for over 70+ disease states in 150+ countries.
These full-time (40 hours/week), paid positions that are 11-12 weeks in length. We offer housing assistance (for out of state interns), relocation expense reimbursement, and educational and social events throughout the summer. We have summer internship opportunities available across the U.S; including Minnesota, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Arizona, Massachusetts, Tennessee and Florida.
A Day in the Life
You will use software engineering tools and methods to define requirements and to design, verify, and implement your project. Under the direction of a more experienced engineer, you will prepare plans for your own work, participate in technical reviews, implement advances in current state-of-the-art technology and identify opportunities for productivity and quality improvement.
Within the Software Development Life Cycle, you may use agile methods to explore AI, ML, DevOps, cloud infrastructure, mobile, GUI.
To be considered for a summer 2022 engineering internship, you must meet the following basic requirements. How you meet these criteria, must be clearly indicated on your resume to be considered for a position.
- Bachelor’s degree student with a sophomore or junior level class standing
- Working towards a bachelor’s degree in computer science, data science, computer or software engineering, electrical engineering or related engineering major
- A minimum 3.0 out of a 4.0 cumulative GPA
- Legally authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis and does not require sponsorship in the future for an employment visa
- Participants must be able to participate full time (40 hours/week) as part of our intern cohort:
- Monday, June 6 – Friday, August 19
- If you attend a Medtronic Targeted School and meet the basic qualifications above, apply on your school’s career services website to one of our engineering intern job postings by the fall deadline listed on the site to be considered for an on campus interview
Nice to Haves:
- Knowledge of one or more of the following technologies is required: C, C++, C#, .NET, Java, Angular, Web Technologies, Xamarin, mobile technologies, design patterns, SQL, Database technologies, XML, Perl, Python, MATLAB
- Familiarity or interest in one or more of the following areas: Agile, Scrum, DevOps, Continuous Integration/Continuous Development (CI/CD) Pipeline, Version Control, TFS, Azure DevOps, GitHub, Product documentation, Process Documentation
- Strong verbal/written communication skills
- Prior work on projects in a team environment preferred
- Relevant academic projects, internship or lab experience preferred
Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.
We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations – but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let’s work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives. Help us shape the future.
Physical Job Requirements
The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer and communicate with peers and co-workers.