Internship Opportunities

Job Title: Galvani Medical Device Engineering Internship

Reference Number: GEI-03

Salary: Competitive

Company profile: Galvani Bioelectronics is a joint venture between GlaxoSmithKline plc and Verily (formerly Google Life Sciences). We are devoted to the development of life changing neuromodulation therapies for patients with chronic diseases. Our team works hard to develop miniaturized and personalised implantable bioelectronic devices, tailored for small autonomic nerves in the viscera. In collaboration with a network of world leading industrial and academic partners, we continue to expand our treatment indications and improve our technology.

Job description: Galvani Bioelectronics is looking for an outstanding candidate to participate in our Internship program. The selected candidate will join our team composed of engineers, biologists and clinicians to develop safe and effective medical devices to treat various diseases.

Degree Requirement:

  • Must have a bachelor’s degree in an engineering-related discipline
  • Must be enrolled in either a master’s or PhD program in an electrical or biomedical or mechanical engineering discipline

Skill requirements:

  • Experience in hardware assembly, such as soldering equipment
  • Experience in system level testing, troubleshooting and debugging
  • Good knowledge about test equipment, such as Oscilloscope
  • Proficient in Matlab coding
  • Self-motivated & self-starting
  • Good organizational ability
  • Excellent written and good oral English communications skills
  • Optional:
    • Familiar with animal and clinical studies
    • Familiar with statistical analysis
    • Familiar with electrochemistry (impedance spectroscopy)
    • Mechanical drawing and 3D printing

Work permit: Valid work permit for the UK during the internship period is required (international students in UK might be eligible through Tier 4 Student VISA, please verify with student.gsklink@gsk.com)

Location: GlaxoSmithKline, Gunnels Wood Road, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG1 2NY.

Duration of placement: 6 to 12 months

Closing date for application: 29th March 2019

Placement starting date:1st May 2019

To apply: Please send your CV to info@galvani.bio