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Electrical Engineering Co-op

Date:  Nov 6, 2022

Danvers, Massachusetts, US, 01923

Abiomed is a pioneer and global leader in healthcare technology and innovation, with a mission of Recovering Hearts & Saving Lives. With corporate headquarters in Danvers, Massachusetts, and offices in Baltimore, MD, Woburn, MA, Aachen & Berlin, Germany and Tokyo, Japan, Abiomed’s 2,000 employees form one of the fastest growing medical device companies in the world. We attract and retain exceptional talent with our collaborative culture, passion for our work, and a strong commitment to employee professional development.


Patients First | Innovation | Winning Culture | Heart Recovery

Spring Co-op Program:  January 10, 2023 - June 23, 2023


As an Electrical Engineering Co-op, you will provide Engineering support to the Impella Product Portfolio, working closely with senior engineers and their programs. Phases of programs typically include product development, implementation of changes and design assurance to improve ease of use and overall Impella Pump performance. The successful candidate will be a team player and able to learn quickly while working on multiple responsibilities.



The candidate will support the Impella Console team, working closely with senior Electrical and Electromechanical Engineers. Typical responsibilities include: 

  • Support the design, build and test and documentation of electrical fixtures / prototypes with use of CAD tools
  • Provide engineering support for a novel electro-mechanical console
  • Design, execute and document engineering tests for design improvements
  • Provide input into process development and improvements
  • Conduct failure analyses under mentorship of senior Engineering staff



  • Senior, or Grad student pursuing a degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Strong design, testing and analytical skills required (e.g. engineering and statistical analysis)
  • Basic hardware experience with embedded systems
  •  Knowledge of a CAD program, especially Altium preferred
  • Electrical experience fabricating prototypes/breadboards/PCBs is a plus
  • Software Knowledge: C, Python, Matlab is a plus
  • Demonstrated communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Applicants must be authorized to work for any employer in the US. We we will not be able to provide any sponsorship now or in the future.



Abiomed is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce. Abiomed will not discriminate against any worker or job applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy, gender reassignment, non-job related mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, military service, application for military service, or membership in any other category protected under law. Abiomed maintains a drug-free workplace.

Nearest Major Market: Boston