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In office: Sunnyvale, CA

  • 🇺🇸 United States

Software Engineer Intern

  • Intern

  • Global Job Level (HCM): Support 1 (1)

  • Travel Requirements: None

  • Employee Type: Intern

Company Description

At Intuitive, we are united behind our mission: we believe that minimally invasive care is life-enhancing care. Through ingenuity and intelligent technology, we expand the potential of physicians to heal without constraints.

As a pioneer and market leader in robotic-assisted surgery, we strive to foster an inclusive and diverse team, committed to making a difference. For more than 25 years, we have worked with hospitals and care teams around the world to help solve some of healthcare's hardest challenges and advance what is possible.

Intuitive has been built by the efforts of great people from diverse backgrounds. We believe great ideas can come from anywhere. We strive to foster an inclusive culture built around diversity of thought and mutual respect. We lead with inclusion and empower our team members to do their best work as their most authentic selves.

Passionate people who want to make a difference drive our culture. Our team members are grounded in integrity, have a strong capacity to learn, the energy to get things done, and bring diverse, real world experiences to help us think in new ways. We actively invest in our team members to support their long-term growth so they can continue to advance our mission and achieve their highest potential.

Join a team committed to taking big leaps forward for a global community of healthcare professionals and their patients. Together, let's advance the world of minimally invasive care.

Job Description

Primary Function of Position:

We are seeking a self-motivated software engineer intern to join the Digital and Data Development group in projects focused on Medical Device Connectivity, Scalable event driven applications. This role is an exciting opportunity to join a fast-growing team, exploring cutting-edge technologies and contribute to its future growth. It will give you an opportunity to test your knowledge in a challenging problem-solving environment.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Build or enhance secure, scalable server based products to optimize the application through-put for real-time stream processing applications

  • Optimize the speed and performance of the application dealing with large amount of in-memory data

  • Implement better memory management techniques to reduce application footprint


University Hiring Program Eligibility Requirements:

  • University Enrollment: Must be currently enrolled in and returning to an accredited degree-seeking academic program in the Fall.

  • Internship Work Period: Must be available to work full-time (approximately 40 hours per week) during a 10-12 week period starting May or June. Specific start dates are shared during the recruiting process.

Skills, Experience, Education, & Training:

  • Current enrollment in a computer science, electrical engineering, biomedical engineering, or related degree-seeking program at the Bachelor’s or Master’s level

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Core competency in Python, C++ programming languages

  • Exposure to React Front end development/ Full stack development

  • Ability to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environment

  • Previous experience with the following is highly desirable:

    • Web development using Flask/aioHttp

    • Nginx proxy

    • Good understanding of relational database concepts like SQL Server

    • Familiarity with message queue frameworks like Kafka, RabbitMQ

We provide market-competitive compensation packages for our internships and co-op roles, with a focus on fair pay and amazing work experiences. The pay rate for this position is $31 to $54 per hour. It may not be typical for someone to be hired at the top end of range for the role, as actual pay will be determined based on several factors, including relevant skills and experience for this particular internship, degree-seeking academic program (PhD, Master’s, Bachelor’s, etc), year in school, and location.

Additional Information

Due to the nature of our business and the role, please note that Intuitive and/or your customer(s) may require that you show current proof of vaccination against certain diseases including COVID-19.  Details can vary by role.

Intuitive is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants and employees, and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type, without regard to race, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, genetic information or any other status protected under federal, state, or local applicable laws.

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with fair chance laws.