Student Intern / Co-Op (Cullen - Hoffman Estates, IL)

Hoffman Estates, Illinois
11 Oct 2016
24 Dec 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Division Healthineers
Job Type Internship

Business Unit DI MI - Molecular Imaging
Job Time Full-Time

Functional Area ENG - Engineering
Experience Level Entry Level

Req ID 158843
Required Education High School Diploma

Location IL - Hoffman Estates
Required Travel 0%

Division Description
The Siemens Healthcare Division develops innovations that support better patient outcomes with greater efficiencies, giving providers the confidence they need to meet the clinical, operational and financial challenges of a changing healthcare landscape.  As a global leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics, and healthcare information technology, we have a keen understanding of the entire patient care continuum-from prevention and early detection to diagnosis and treatment.  

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Job Description
Position Overview:

Siemens Healthcare Internship - Embedded software development/test intern

The purpose of this job is to support the development of medical applications.  


May be involved in all aspects of embedded systems development, including requirements analysis, design, coding, testing and documentation.

Will be expected to write and test embedded software, execute written test procedures, document results, and to recognize/isolate system anomalies.

Tasks include writing code (C/C++) for embedded systems, troubleshooting, testing, and documentation of results.  Coop will work with firmware and electrical engineers for the motion control and detector subsystems, and assist with development and test.

Provide support for system host emulator, as well as assist in the loading of software in the lab.  

Coop will also help address issues arising from the Defect Handling Board, and may be asked to help out with certain administrative tasks.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:

Education:  Students majoring in Electrical Engineer and Computer Science.

Should be willing and able to work overtime, when needed, and be flexible as to work schedule.  This may include 1st or 2nd shift as required to meet the job responsibilities.

Duration: up to an 8 month internship (May/June through December), or co-op assignment that can be flexible.
Siemens encourages qualified long-term unemployed individuals to apply for open positions.

Offer of employment with Siemens is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screen, subject to applicable laws and regulations.

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