Mechanical Engineering Intern

  • Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc.
  • San Diego, CA, USA
  • Feb 21, 2020
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You’ll gain valuable experience in a casual, yet passionate engineering environment working alongside those who are truly impacting the lives of people with diabetes. Join us for a paid internship that offers personal and professional development opportunities. This program will give you an opportunity to work on projects that have an impact on current and future products. You’ll collaborate with fellow interns, engineers, and other departments to gain valuable exposure to other sides of the business.

What You’ll Need:

  • Intern candidates must be full time students enrolled in a college or university working towards a bachelor’s or master’s degree in mechanical engineering, biomedical engineering or related technical field.
  • Completed projects (inside or outside of school) or classes focused in the medical device field including detailed design, design testing, test documentation, and prototype fabrication of biomedical devices
  • Interested in working on a team oriented, collaborative environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of SolidWorks, LabView, and MATLAB preferred.
  • Ability to work part-time during the school year, and full time in the summer months.

Who we are:

Here at Tandem, Diabetes is all we do and we are dedicated to making the lives of people with diabetes better and better, through relentless innovation. “In Tandem” means together, and we strive to embody that in every aspect of our business. We believe that working in tandem, not in isolation, is the best way to continually exceed expectations.

Designed, assembled and supported from our San Diego, CA headquarters, we are the makers of the only color, touch-screen insulin pump that is capable of remote feature updates and compatibility with continuous glucose monitoring.

Read more about our company & culture here: and see what our customers are saying here: #tsliminthewild

What’s in it for you?

Product Development Experience. Be part of an innovative team that creates new products and processes to provide revolutionary customer experiences.

Experience level of the applicant we want

College / Sixth form, High School