Electronic/Mech/Biomed; Software Engineer

Summer Intern (Unpaid)

Deadline: N/A

The candidate will work with an interdisciplinary team to develop a Portable Pathogen Analysis System (PPAS). The project is supported by Bill & Malinda Gates Foundation and is a joint effort between Caltech (Prof. Michael Hoffmann’s group) and UCI (Prof. Sunny Jiang’s group & Prof. Marc Madou’s group). The position will focus on hardware/software design and optimization.

  • Highly self-motivated with good time management skills
  • Previous electronic devices design experience
  • Familiar with Raspberry Pi, Arduino development
  • Android, iOS apps development experience
  • Basic knowledge on thermal cycler for polymerase chain reaction (PCR)

The intern position is unpaid for the summer (July-September 2017). But competitive interns may have a chance to keep working on the project and get financial support for the coming quart.

If interested in the intern opportunity please contact: