Posted to MedZilla on 3/18/2017


Novo Nordisk

US-WA, INTERNSHIP: Connectivity and IoT Device Research Plus Job 391559900A0-MZ


 
 

Requisition ID 45156BR
Title INTERNSHIP: Connectivity and IoT Device Research Plus
Job Category Student & Internship
Job Description Working at Novo Nordisk
Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company with more than 90 years of innovation and leadership in diabetes research, care and treatment. In addition, Novo Nordisk helps people defeat other serious chronic conditions such as rare bleeding disorders, growth hormone related disorders and obesity.
We create value through a patient centered business approach and balance a business philosophy of being financial, social and environmentally responsible. Working here is not just a way to make a living, but a way to make a difference. Your skills, dedication and ambition help us change lives for the better. You will not only have the opportunity to work with top talent but also benefit from a range of possibilities for professional and personal development.
* Named on the inaugural list for the 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials
* FORTUNE’s “100 Best Companies to Work for” for 8 consecutive years
* Named on the country’s list of “Best Workplaces for Giving Back” by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE
Our Program
At Novo Nordisk, interns will have the opportunity to kick-start their careers by working closely with experienced industry professionals and gaining valuable, hands-on, full-time work experience. For ten weeks, beginning June 5th, interns will be immersed in the environment of a global pharmaceutical company and contribute to the line of business by providing sustainable and meaningful project work.
In addition to individual department responsibilities, interns will participate in the Innovation in Action Case Competition. Assigned to cross-functional teams, interns will work closely to develop an innovative and comprehensive solution to a business problem currently facing Novo Nordisk. At the conclusion of the program, teams will present their findings to a board of top NNI officials representing the various lines of business.
What You Will Gain
Our Early Talent Summer Internship Program will challenge you to be dynamic, efficient and innovative. Novo Nordisk’s workplace will allow you to gain exposure to a real-life corporate environment while providing you with hands-on working experiences. Our internship program also includes instructor led trainings, career presentations by our senior leadership, and a guided mentorship program to offer professional and personal development.
Scope of Position
You will work with engineers within the device research and connectivity team to improve the creativity and ingenuity of top mechatronic projects. This position will provide you with many opportunities for hands-on experiences and will develop your creativity and constructive engineering skills.

Qualifications
* Must be currently attending an accredited four-year college or university pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or a related discipline.
* Basic understanding of electronics
* Strong academic record with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher preferred
* Conscientious self-starter with good organizational skills, project management skills and attention to detail
* Ability to balance multiple projects and priorities, must be able to multi-task
* Strong interpersonal communication and ability to collaborate with teams; must effectively operate independently, across functional lines, and with internal customers
* Demonstrated personal initiative, self-motivation, flexibility, adaptability and willingness to learn
* Proficient in Microsoft Office Tools including Word, Excel, PowerPoint
* Must be authorized to work in the United States and not require work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future.

Department NNRC - US DEVICE RESEARCH MGMT (1)
Position Location US - Seattle, WA
City Seattle
State/Provinces US - WA

At Novo Nordisk, we know that driving change on a global level and improving treatment outcomes for people with diabetes and other chronic diseases begins here at home. That's why we make an unmatched commitment to our employees, our families and our communities. That means outstanding rewards, industry-leading training programs, and an environment that supports you to achieve your goals at every level. It's all part of the Novo Nordisk Way. It includes our Vision and our commitment to the Triple Bottom Line principle – helping us find the right balance between compassion and competitiveness

With a career at Novo Nordisk, you’ll feel a difference right from the start. It’s a sense of inspiration and mobility that comes from a shared belief in driving positive change for people, families, and communities everywhere. Congratulations on taking your first step!

Novo Nordisk is committed to equal employment opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, gender, sex, age, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Novo Nordisk will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

If you are interested in applying for employment with Novo Nordisk and need special assistance or an accommodation to use our website or to apply for a position, please call the U.S. Toll Free number at 1-855-411-5290 or click on the following link to submit your request: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/novoaccommodation. Please note we do not accept applications for employment or employment related solicitations through this site. If you are requesting special assistance, please specify your request by selecting "Yes" in Question 2 on the site. We will not be able to respond to requests unless you specify the need for special assistance or an accommodation in Question 2. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis.


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