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Electrical Engineering Intern

Boston Scientific's hybrid workplace includes remote and onsite roles. By applying to this position, you will have the opportunity to discuss your preferred working location with your Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Remote Eligible:  Hybrid
Onsite Location(s): 

Montreal, QC, CA

Additional Locations:  N/A

Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - High Performance

At Boston Scientific, we’ll give you the opportunity to harness all that’s within you by working in teams of diverse and high-performing employees, tackling some of the most important health industry challenges. With access to the latest tools, information and training, we’ll help you in advancing your skills and career. Here, you’ll be supported in progressing – whatever your ambitions.


This position is a 4–12-month internship beginning in Spring or May 2023. Term length and start date will vary based on candidate's availability.


About the role:

In our Research & Development Engineering Department, our Engineers focus on the ideation, design, prototyping, and manufacturing transfer of cutting-edge devices for use in medical procedures. As an Electrical Engineering Intern, you will work alongside our talented engineering group to design electronic boards and assemblies for a variety of capital equipment and products.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Create CAD Symbols and footprint models of parts, assemblies and equipment using either Allegro or Altium
  • Researches, develops, designs, and evaluates electrical and electro-mechanical material, components, assemblies, processes and/or equipment.
  • Schematic and PCB designs using Allegro and Altium.
  • Creates drawings in Allegro or Altium following internal Global Boston Scientific Corporation CAD standards and templates.
  • Conducts feasibility studies to verify capability and functionality.
  • Develops new concepts from initial design to market release.
  • Directs support personnel and coordinates project activities.
  • Maintains detailed documentation throughout all phases of research and development.


Required qualifications

  • Actively working towards a Degree in Engineering; Do not apply if you are not currently enrolled in the 2022/2023 school year
  • 1+ years of experience with CAD Software such as Allegro and Altium.
  • Strong electrical engineering simulation skills, specifically with Spice based simulations tools (ex. LTSpice).
  • Solid lab experience with circuit debugging, test fixtures development, and lab test equipment.
  • Ability to draw conclusions and make recommendations based on technical inputs from multiple and varied sources.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with power circuit design / power semiconductors and magnetic components.
  • Experience with analog circuit design.
  • Experience with low-speed digital circuit design.
  • Experience with VHDL design.
  • Experience with embedded “C” programming for the STM32 and DSPIC products.
  • Excellent organizational, communication and collaboration skills.
  • Ability to work with a team efficiently and independently.


Requisition ID: 558865


As a leader in medical science for more than 40 years, we are committed to solving the challenges that matter most – united by a deep caring for human life. Our mission to advance science for life is about transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve patient lives, create value for our customers, and support our employees and the communities in which we operate. Now more than ever, we have a responsibility to apply those values to everything we do – as a global business and as a global corporate citizen.


So, choosing a career with Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) isn’t just business, it’s personal. And if you’re a natural problem-solver with the imagination, determination, and spirit to make a meaningful difference to people worldwide, we encourage you to apply and look forward to connecting with you!

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