Hardware Intern (Co-Op) Business Description Team up to excel with Philips for a challenging, innovative, exciting opportunity where your contributions will accelerate technology and make a difference in people's lives. We are currently recruiting for co-op students to join our research & development organization. We are a world-class organization that utilize state-of-the-art development tools and apply leading edge technologies to develop Computed Tomography (CT) scanners that are used throughout the world. The Common Image Reconstruction Subsystem (CIRS) group develops advanced image reconstruction and processing software for CT scanners. These medical imaging devices are state-of-the-art using the latest hardware acceleration techniques and the fastest processing units-up to 6 CPUs and 6 GPUs per system. Candidate Bio Responsibilities • As a hardware co-op for the CIRS team, you will assist with developing hardware and testing our CT scanners, focusing on the image reconstruction and processing hardware using the latest hardware acceleration techniques and the fastest multi-core processors. • You will utilize Intel CPUs and chipsets, NVIDIA GPUs, and scripting languages on a Microsoft Windows platform. • You and your teammates will deliver on commitments by managing your time with the assistance of your team. • You will operate CT scanners to integrate our software hardware and diagnose image reconstruction subsystem problems; training will be provided. • Areas of development may include (1) building system hardware, (2) hardware design, (3) system software and hardware installation, and (4) subsystem and scanner system testing. • Collaborate with teammates for development. Our Offer Here at Philips WE ARE Working Together for a Better Tomorrow: Philips' dedication to enriching lives is reflected in our company, our solutions, and a commitment to our people. Philips products lead to improved healthcare, faster diagnosis and better patient outcomes. Philips employees change lives every day. Enjoy endless opportunities to learn, and develop your career in the directions to which you aspire. Philips is a place where you will work with others whose far-reaching ideas and accomplishments have impacted over 200 million lives already. Please help us determine what's next. Your ideas and ability to deliver will help to transform the future of healthcare, and allow you to create your own legacy. Thanks to our employees, we are at the forefront of the Healthcare industry. Healthcare providers, backed by our many market leading solutions, are able to diagnose confidently, improve care, and increase the quality of life for patients across North America each and every day. • Working toward a B.S. degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering or a related field • Basic foundation with computer components and software • Able to proficiently work with computer hardware • Smart, passionate, highly self-motivated, and an independent thinker capable of working alone and as part of a team • Demonstrable clear oral communication, as well as well-organized documentation skills; excellent command of written and spoken English
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