Co-op - GPU Development Engineer
Co-op - GPU Development Engineer (GPU Signal Path) - Cambridge, MA – Jan 2021
Are you interested in a Co-op with Philips? We welcome currently enrolled undergraduate (BS) and graduate (MS) level students to participate in 6-month paid Co-op opportunities at our sites across the US. Through these roles, you will gain meaningful, hands-on experience in engineering working for a HealthTech company.
Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) is a leading health technology company focused on improving people's health and enabling better outcomes across the health continuum from healthy living and prevention, to diagnosis, treatment and home care. Philips leverages advanced technology and deep clinical and consumer insights to deliver integrated solutions. The company is a leader in diagnostic imaging, image-guided therapy, patient monitoring and health informatics, as well as in consumer health and home care. Headquartered in the Netherlands, Philips' health technology portfolio generated 2015 sales of EUR 16.8 billion and employs approximately 69,000 employees with sales and services in more than 100 countries. News about Philips can be found at www.philips.com/newscenter.
In this role, you will have the opportunity to/you are responsible for
Participating in the development of GPU software including requirements definition, design, implementation, testing, and documentation
Working with research, marketing, and end users to refine requirements
Creating products according to the specifications and software development process
Creating engineering documentations to comply with product development policies, practices and procedures
You are a part of
A globally diversified company whose mission is to impact the lives of 3 billion people a year by 2025. That’s no small task. But we’re up for the challenge. Are you?
Whether you’re working on advanced healthcare solutions or customer-centric consumer lifestyle products, you will have the opportunity to have a robust experience.
As a GPU Development Co-Op at Philips you will have the opportunity to create a meaningful impact on your career by enhancing the skills within your field, while developing break-through solutions that will create a meaningful impact on the lives of others.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
Currently pursuing a BS or MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent
Working knowledge of embedded application development, develop, test, and deploy application on custom hardware/devices
Working knowledge of real time systems
Understanding of Object Oriented concepts
Hands-on experience in implementing signal processing algorithms on GPUs
Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interface in a cross-disciplinary manner, including engineers, product managers, and clinical specialists
Self-motivated individual with good organizational and time management skills
Knowledge of DSP fundamentals and image processing is a plus
Experience with adaptive GPU-based signal processing algorithms is a plus
Familiarity with medical devices and/or working in a regulated environment a plus
Good learning aptitude
In return, we offer you
The ability to collaborate with, learn and grow from colleagues in a highly complex, global organization where you can use your strengths to help drive strategic business initiatives for Philips. Additionally, we provide you a dynamic working environment in an innovative business, paired with a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and a supportive atmosphere where you can sharpen your talents with new challenges and career opportunities.
US work authorization is a precondition of employment. The company will not consider candidates who require sponsorship for a work-authorized visa.
Company relocation benefits will not be provided for this position. Candidates need to live within the territory or within commuting distance to Cambridge, MA.
Why should you join Philips?
Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum. Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.
To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog. Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process, or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions.
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