Industry/government/other positions (B.S., M.S. primarily)

Additional undergraduate opportunities are listed at HSSEAS OASA. (Note: Disclaimer of non-endorsement by UCLA MAE).


Posted February 22, 2022

Honeywell

R&D Engineer/Scientist II

Join a team recognized for leadership, innovation and diversity

The future is what you make it.

When you join Honeywell, you become a member of our global team of thinkers, innovators, dreamers and doers who make the things that make the future.

That means changing the way we fly, fueling jets in an eco-friendly way, keeping buildings intelligent and safe and even making it possible to breathe on Mars.

Working at Honeywell isn’t just about developing cool things. That’s why all of our employees enjoy access to dynamic career opportunities across different fields and industries.

Why Honeywell?

Honeywell changes the way the world works.

For more than 130 years, we’ve solved the toughest customer challenges through a rare combination of our industrial expertise and our innovations in groundbreaking software and technology, and industry-leading automation.

This perfection is built on a foundation of inclusion, diversity and driving a performance culture that values integrity and ethics.

Are you ready to help us make the future?

Be part of a team that applies its expertise and knowledge to technical projects, finding innovative, cost-effective means to improve research, techniques, procedures, and products and technologies. You will develop, conduct and evaluate new approaches to meet project objectives faster and more efficiently and you develop and commercialize products & technologies.

Key Responsibilities

  • Innovation
  • Cost estimation
  • Prototyping
  • Product assurance
  • Project management
  • Customer interaction
  • Research and Development
  • Design Analysis

YOU MUST HAVE

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related
  • 2 years of engineering, technology, or analytical experience
  • Must be a US Citizen due to contractual requirements
  • Must be eligible to obtain a security clearance

WE VALUE

  • Intellectual curiosity
  • Bias for action
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Advanced engineering/technical degree (M.S., Ph.D.)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
  • Six Sigma Greenbelt trained/certified
  • Experience with ECS systems, components, and/or analysis
  • Hands-on experience design, development, and/or test of environmental control systems
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience in setting & prioritizing tasks
  • Competency in Six Sigma tools, software, and design processes

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Job ID: HRD153207
  • Job Function: Engineering
  • Relocation Tier:
  • Security Clearance: No Clearance
  • Aviation Authority (FAA for US): No
  • Band: 03
  • Referral Bonus: 1,500.00
  • Requisition Type: Standard Requisition
  • US Citizenship: Must be a US Citizen due to contractual requirements.
  • FLSA Statement:
  • FLSA CODE: Exempt

Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, or veteran status.


Posted December 3, 2021

Heirloom Carbon Technologies – Internships Available!

Controls Engineer Internship/Co-Op

Mechanical Engineer Internship/Co-Op

Research Scientist Internship/Co-Op

Software & Controls Engineer Internship/Co-Op

Systems Engineer Internship/Co-Op


Posted November 18, 2021

Job Openings at Abbott – Implantable Cardiac Device Division


R&D CLINICAL PRODUCT ENGINEER II

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

A healthy heart is essential to good health. That’s why we’re committed to advancing treatments for people with cardiovascular disease. As a global leader in Cardiac Rhythm Technologies, our breakthrough medical technologies help restore people’s health so they can get back to living their best lives, faster. We focus on innovative technologies that can improve the way doctors treat people with heart arrhythmias, or irregular heartbeats.

Our location in SYLMAR, CA, currently has an opportunity for a R&D CLINICAL PRODUCT ENGINEER II.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Owns pre-defined tasks within a larger effort such as user need and feature definition, , and drives them to on-time, high quality completion.
  • Understand the product and clinical workflows and learn about competitive product offering in different geographies
  • Engages with customers throughout product development cycle, defines clinical and workflow requirements for new product/feature development and represent the Voice of Customer in product development, and facilitates the translation into new projects through clinical review and evaluation. Works with field and medical personnel to define the benchmarks for evaluating the clinical performance of these products/features.
  • Gathers and analyzes input requirements for medical devices, supporting instrumentation/service infrastructure, and translates these into specific system requirements/interface specifications.
  • Advise on the interpretation of data from customers, provide insights and recommendations, and help identify future product opportunities
  • Develops and directs preclinical evaluation protocols, data analysis, and reports
  • Help along the entire R&D value chain during ideation, research, product design & development to create smart and connected medical devices with intuitive workflows
  • Support all Company initiatives as identified by management and in support of Quality Management Systems (QMS), Environmental Management Systems (EMS), and other regulatory requirements.
  • Complies with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, other regulatory requirements, Company policies, operating procedures, processes, and task assignments.  Maintains positive and cooperative communications and collaboration with all levels of employees, customers, contractors, and vendors.
  • Performs other related duties and responsibilities, on occasion, as assigned.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU’LL BRING

REQUIRED

  • BS Degree in biomedical, mechanical, electrical, biological or physical science.
  • MINIMUM OF 3-5 YEARS of relevant work of relevant work experience in medical product development and/or a graduate degree with relevant project experience.   product development or an equivalent combination of a graduate degree with relevant project experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply understanding of clinical application to issues in order to bring tasks to resolution within assigned projects.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively integrate information from varied disciplines including Clinical Affairs, Engineering, Marketing and Regulatory Affairs.
  • Strong analytical, problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated leadership capability in team settings
  • Experience working in a broader enterprise/cross-division business unit model preferred.
  • Ability to work in a highly matrixed and geographically diverse business environment.
  • Ability to work within a team and as an individual contributor in a fast-paced, changing environment.
  • Ability to leverage and/or engage others to accomplish projects.
  • Strong verbal and written communication ability
  • Meets deadlines in timely manner.
  • Strong organizational and follow-up skills, as well as attention to detail.
  • Ability to travel approximately 10%, including internationally.
  • Ability to maintain regular and predictable attendance.

PREFERRED

  • Master’s or Doctoral Degree in biomedical, mechanical, or electrical engineering, or biological or physical science or medicine
  • Advanced credential in a relevant discipline/concentration, including Biomedical Engineering, preferred.
  • Medical device experience preferred
  • Technical product management experience preferred.

WHAT WE OFFER

At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:

  • Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance
  • Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans
  • Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
  • The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR BENEFITS THAT ADD REAL VALUE TO YOUR LIFE TO HELP YOU LIVE FULLY:  www.abbottbenefits.com

Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.

Connect with us at www.abbott.com, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Abbott and on Twitter @AbbottNews and @AbbottGlobal.


SENIOR SCIENTIST, APPLIED RESEARCH

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

A healthy heart is essential to good health. That’s why we’re committed to advancing treatments for people with cardiovascular disease. As a global leader in Cardiac Rhythm Technologies, our breakthrough medical technologies help restore people’s health so they can get back to living their best lives, faster. We focus on innovative technologies that can improve the way doctors treat people with heart arrhythmias, or irregular heartbeats.

Our location in SYLMAR, CA, currently has an opportunity for a SENIOR SCIENTIST, APPLIED RESEARCH.

SENIOR SCIENTIST, APPLIED RESEARCH identifies, plans, recommends, and completes technical programs leading to innovative applications of new and existing products and technologies having major division or company-wide importance.  Designs and carries out biomedical research projects and investigations. Disseminates findings and product implications to management, engineers and, where appropriate, to the scientific community through publications, conferences, and reports.  Investigates patent implications of research outcomes and coordinates applications with intellectual property attorneys.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Identifies significant areas of scientific inquiry that may be related to medical device therapy, designs research projects to investigate such areas, and carries out or directs such projects to completion.
  • Reports significant progress and final findings of projects to management and product development staff in the company.
  • Documents work in a manner suitable for technical papers and patents.
  • Publishes research findings in scientific press and may otherwise disseminate findings at conferences and symposia.
  • Develops and directs preclinical evaluation protocols, data analysis, and reports
  • Remains aware of patent implications of research; takes appropriate steps to review patent implications with attorneys and with management; prepares documentation for patent applications whenever required to protect value to the company.
  • With approvals, may collaborate with and/or direct research projects carried out at universities and laboratories outside of the company.
  • Assesses own and others’ research results in order to develop recommendations for future research directions and projects.
  • Support all Company initiatives as identified by management and in support of Quality Management Systems (QMS), Environmental Management Systems (EMS), and other regulatory requirements.
  • Complies with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, other regulatory requirements, Company policies, operating procedures, processes, and task assignments.  Maintains positive and cooperative communications and collaboration with all levels of employees, customers, contractors, and vendors.
  • Performs other related duties and responsibilities, on occasion, as assigned.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU’LL BRING

REQUIRED

  • Bachelor’s degree in biomedical, mechanical, or electrical engineering or other relevant scientific discipline.
  • Minimum of 8 years of relevant work experience in medical product development and/or a graduate degree with relevant project experience.
  • Ability to work within a team and as an individual contributor in a fast-paced, changing environment.
  • Ability to work in a highly matrixed and geographically diverse business environment.
  • Ability to leverage and/or engage others to accomplish projects.
  • Strong analytical, problem solving skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communications with ability to effectively communicate at multiple levels in the organization.
  • Multitasks, prioritizes and meets deadlines in timely manner.
  • Strong organizational and follow-up skills, as well as attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated leadership capability in team settings.
  • Ability to travel approximately 10%, including internationally.
  • Ability to maintain regular and predictable attendance.

PREFERRED

  • Masters or PhD in biomedical, mechanical, or electrical engineering or other relevant scientific discipline.
  • Demonstrated track record of innovative scientific accomplishments, approved patents and breakthrough technical contributions.
  • Outstanding technical leadership skills.
  • Experience working in a broader enterprise/cross-division business unit model.

WHAT WE OFFER

At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:

  • Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance
  • Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans
  • Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
  • The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR BENEFITS THAT ADD REAL VALUE TO YOUR LIFE TO HELP YOU LIVE FULLY:  www.abbottbenefits.com

Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.

Connect with us at www.abbott.com, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Abbott and on Twitter @AbbottNews and @AbbottGlobal.