R&D Engineering Intern


Summary: The R&D Engineering Intern will work closely with the R&D Engineering Team to design and fabricate fixtures which will be used in a variety of settings, including device design evaluation and validation, physician training, and sales/marketing demonstration. The position may also include assistance with bench-testing of new product iterations undergoing design Validation and Validation testing. The ideal candidate will be an energetic individual who is self-motivated and intellectually curious.

Responsibilities: 

  • Assist with the design and fabrication of benchtop testing fixtures to be used in Design Validation Testing
    Assist with the design & fabrication of a new training and procedure demonstration models, which will be used by surgeons and new field personnel

Minimum Qualifications, Experience and Skills Required:

  • BS or MS Engineering Candidate (Biomedical or Mechanical Engineering preferred)
  • Critical thinker/problem solver.
  • Good written & verbal communication skills.
  • Desired:
    • Hands-on experience … Hand tools, basic machine shop equipment (drill press, mill, lathe), 3D Printing
    • Experience with engineering design software (SolidWorks or AutoCAD)

What We Offer You:

  • A collaborative work environment with colleagues who care about each other and the success of their organization
  • A workplace where you are treated fairly, compensated competitively, and can learn and develop your skills
  • A chance to join an industry which is saving lives and changing the shape of healthcare
  • A very fun and supportive environment in a fast-growing organization where there is never a dull moment

Interested candidates should submit their resume to jobs@silkroadmed.com.

Join us!

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