12 week Internship, ArcherDX Inc, Boulder CO
ArcherDX Inc, (“Archer”) is seeking an entry level Engineer for its growing enterprise. The primary focuses will be assisting in design, fabrication and testing. This position will report to the project lead mechanical engineer.
Ideal Candidate Characteristics
Strong desire to be part of a dynamic, growing, and mission driven company
Driven to thrive in a rapidly changing, fast-paced environment
Ability to organize a plan and work with an interdisciplinary team, as well as work independently to meet project deadlines
Excellent ability to multi-task and manage multiple priorities.
Strong critical thinking skills
Excellent communication and writing skills
Enrolled in a Bio-Medical, Chemical or Mechanical Engineering accredited program
Maintain stock of components needed for testing through component fabrication, laser welding assemblies, and manual manipulation of parts in a clean and dry environment.
Support rapid prototyping, manufacturing and assembly of complex devices.
Design of components for fixtures and instrument sub-sections.
Part sourcing from various suppliers.
Manual mechanical assembly.
Collaborate with and contribute to a cross-functional team to meet system level performance specs.
Write and report overviews of activities and lessons learned to the team.
Job Requirements and Qualifications
Minimum of junior level B.S. in Engineering
Proficiency with Solidworks or Onshape
Knowledge of fabrication processes including 3D printing, machining, and injection molding
Familiar with testing and documentation methodologies