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Software Engineering Co-op

  • Hoffman Estates, USA

Job description

Do you want to join us in helping to fight the world’smost threatening diseases and enabling access to care for more people aroundthe world? At Siemens Healthineers, we pioneer breakthroughs inhealthcare.  For everyone. Everywhere.


We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment withopportunities to go beyond your comfort zone in order to grow personally andprofessionally. Sound interesting? Then come and join our team as a Software EngineeringCo-op.


Our global team: We are a team of 66,000 highly dedicatedemployees across more than 70 countries passionately pushing the boundaries ofwhat’s possible in healthcare to help improve people’s lives around the world.As a leader in the industry, we aspire to create better outcomes andexperiences for patients no matter where they live or what health issues theyare facing. Our portfolio, spanning from in-vitro and in-vivo diagnostics toimage-guided therapy and innovative cancer care, is crucial for clinicaldecision-making and treatment pathways.


Our culture: We are part of an incredible community ofscientists, clinicians, developers, researchers, professionals, and skilledspecialists pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, to improve people’slives around the world.  We embrace aculture of inclusivity in which the power and potential of every individual canbe unleashed. We spark ideas that lead to positive impact and continuedsuccess. Check our Careers Site at 

This is a role well suited for a highly motivated student looking to build theirskill set and gain hands-on experience. As a Software Engineering Co-op, youwill be responsible for:

  • May beinvolved in all aspects of embedded systems development, including requirementsanalysis, design, coding, testing and documentation of the motion control anddetector subsystems for molecular imaging cameras.  Includes safety critical motions, and mitigationsto prevent accidents across multiple axes of motion
  • Will beexpected to write and test embedded software, execute written test procedures,document results, and to recognize/isolate system anomalies.
  • Tasks includewriting code (C/C++) for embedded systems, troubleshooting, testing, anddocumentation of results. Coop will work with firmware and electrical engineersfor the motion control and detector subsystems, and assist with development andtest.
  • Providesupport for system host emulator, as well as assist in the loading of softwarein the lab.
  • Coop willalso help address issues arising from the Defect Handling Board, and may beasked to help out with certain administrative tasks.
  • The purposeof this internship is to support the development and test of medicalapplications focused on molecular imaging (SPECT)

This position may suit you best if you’re familiar withthe following and would like to develop your skills

with Siemens Healthineers:

  • Programminglanguages C/C++/Python
  • Agiledevelopment processes
  • Hands-on workwith electronic circuitry, cabling, etc.
  • Duration: Typicallyincludes one term off from class plus summer, or a longer-term co-op assignmentthat can include rotations in school and at work, with some flexibility inscheduling specifics.

Required skills to have for the success of this role:

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’sor Master’s degree program, majoring in Electrical Engineer, Computer Science,Computer Engineering, or similar program of study (minimum rising juniorpreferred)
  • Minimum 3.2 GPA (preferred)

At SiemensHealthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greatercause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. Whatunites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on ourremarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even betterhealthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of ourwork allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible anddynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow bothpersonally and professionally.

If you want tojoin us in transforming the way healthcare is delivered, visit our career siteat

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Successfulcandidate must be able to work with controlled technology in accordance with USexport control law.” “It is Siemens Healthineers’ policy to comply fully andcompletely with all United States export control laws and regulations,including those implemented by the Department of Commerce through the ExportAdministration Regulations (EAR), by the Department of State through theInternational Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), and by the TreasuryDepartment through the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) sanctionsregulations.

Legalauthorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individualsfor employment visas, now or in the future, for this job.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, order of protection status, protected veteran or military status, or an unfavorable discharge from military service, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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