DePuy Synthes R&D Co-op - Raynham, MA

  • Company: Johnson & Johnson
  • Location: Raynham, Massachusetts
  • Posted: March 25, 2017
  • Reference ID: 4745170314-en-us

The more than 250 Johnson & Johnson companies globally employ over 119,000 men and women... and each person, in a unique and special way, contributes to the well being of individuals and families around the world. Throughout our consumer, pharmaceuticals, and medical devices and diagnostics business segments, employees have an opportunity to make their mark as a vital player within our organization. Each of our companies provides the feel of a small company in which the talents and initiative of individuals are recognized and rewarded. At the same time, the resources of our global enterprise and the extraordinary breadth of our involvement in health care create a platform for flexible and exciting career paths. Learn more about the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies at

The Research and Development Co-op Program at DePuy Synthes is available in Raynham, MA. The Co-op program provides an opportunity for students to be exposed to the process of developing and manufacturing medical devices for global markets. The Co-op candidate will be mentored by Research & Development supervisors and peers while working in cross-functional and interdisciplinary teams to complete project initiatives including, but not limited to: 3D modeling, mechanical testing, machining, injection molding, assembly processes as well as the evaluation of design and process changes. The Co-op candidate will be responsible for the execution of projects in cGMP development as well as commercial scale.  The Co-op candidate will learn to apply the use of six-sigma methodology to analyze product inputs, outputs, controlled and non-controlled variables.

Co-op assignments range in length from 3 - 6 month spanning the fall, spring, summer semesters. Co-op candidates are responsible for on-time completion of assigned projects. The ideal Co-op candidate should possess strong technical writing and communication skills and ability to manage multiple priorities to meet deadlines. The ability to interact with such groups such as Quality Assurance, Regulatory Affairs, Engineering, and Project Management is required.

  • Must be enrolled in an accredited college/institution pursuing a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering, Bioengineering or Pharmaceutical Sciences.
  • GPA greater than 3.0 is preferred.
  • Knowledge of PTC Creo/ Pro-E and/or Unigraphics NX, MS Word, MS Excel, and statistical analyses.
  • Off-shift work hours may be required during project initiatives.
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. for any employer without limitations.

Primary Location
United States-Massachusetts-Raynham
DePuySynthes Products Inc (6149)
Job Function
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