Test Engineering Intern

Date: Jun 9, 2021

Location: Naples, FL, US, 34108

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 48759 
Title: Intern 
Division: Arthrex, Inc. (US01) 
Location: Naples, FL 





Arthrex is a global medical device company and leader in orthopedics medical education. With a corporate mission of Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™, Arthrex has pioneered the field of arthroscopy and develops more than 1,000 innovative products and procedures each year that support all aspects of orthopedics. The Imaging and Resection Test Engineering Department is based in Naples, Florida and consists of Product Engineers, Design Transfer Engineers, Test Engineers, and Product Managers. The individual(s) that are chosen for this position will engage with engineers of different product portfolios to test products, perform verification and validation activities, develop and implement test fixtures, automate test methodologies, and create data collection systems to better understand and characterize our products. The individual(s) that are chosen for this position will also assist in the above activities throughout the Imaging and Resection department, ranging from Shaver, RF, Power, and Fluids product portfolios. Preferably, the ideal candidate will be pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in Bioengineering, BioMedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or other related field. Statistical analysis experience and the ability to articulate test execution steps and test findings is strongly preferred.


Please note, Arthrex Internships are paid positions and are eligible for limited benefits including free lunch, onsite medical clinic and gym access! The ideal candidate will be available from September - December 2021.


Main Objective:

To support design and test activities in the Imaging & Resection (I&R) Engineering Lab by creating and executing testing on Imaging and Resection products, which includes new product development, design manufacturing changes, and Cost of Goods Sold (COGS) improvements.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Project lead for developing different test method procedures (ongoing efforts to develop clogging procedures and execute test method validations).

  • Conduct research/ Design of Experiments (DOEs) to find best settings for specific products.

  • Develop performance testing for shaver blades to find the best settings and products for specific applications.

  • Perform verification and validation (V&V) procedures for existing product development.

  • Support reliability testing on various existing I&R product families for product improvements.

  • Analyze data and articulate results into protocols/reports that can be easily followed.

Incidental Duties:

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.


Education and Experience:

Progress towards a college degree majoring in Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or a related field required.


Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:

Basic to intermediate computer skills. Be able to follow written and verbal direction.


Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills:

PC; Familiarity with Microsoft Outlook; PowerPoint; Word and Excel. Fax; Scanner.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Naples

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