Biomedical Engineering Internship (paid)
Los Angeles, CA
We are looking for biomedical engineering interns for both spring and summer 2021. This position offers a unique opportunity to work directly with a multidisciplinary team of medical device experts to take our products from concept through bench validation to clinical trials. The ideal candidate would have significant classroom / lab experience in mechanical and/or electrical hardware design and testing; previous industry experience or internships are a plus. Most importantly, candidates must be ready to put their skills and knowledge to use in developing medical devices that will define the future of medicine and benefit people around the world.
• Assist in the design, assembly, and testing of medical device prototypes
• Assist in the design, execution, and data analysis for preclinical and clinical trials
• Help prepare documentation for regulatory submissions
• Design and prepare reports to communicate results to the team
• Assess feasibility and soundness of proposed engineering evaluation tests, products or equipment
• Work cooperatively and adaptively with the Niche Bio team
• Currently pursuing a BS or MS degree in Biomedical Engineering, Bioengineering, or equivalent
• Excellent communication skills; ability to take a complex idea and present it in a way that is easily understood by non-technical personnel
• Electronics design and testing, PCB design experience is a plus
• Mechanical design, CAD experience is a plus
• Passionate about learning new knowledge and taking on challenging assignments
• Resourceful, flexible, and adaptable
Niche Biomedical Inc. is a medical device company spun-off from UCLA and currently located less than a 10 minute walk from the UCLA main campus. Our mission is to drastically improve the quality of human life through bioelectronic medicine. The company is developing a set of novel technologies as therapeutic devices and systems to treat diseases and injuries associated with central, peripheral, and autonomous/enteric nervous systems.
We are actively looking for passionate and talented employees who share the same vision with us to grow and thrive together.