Internship in Medical Imaging/Machine Learning

Intuitive Surgical Inc.
Sunnyvale, California, USA
Job Type: 
Full Time
Closing Date: 
Thursday, January 31, 2019

We are the global technology leader in minimally invasive robotic-assisted surgery. Every 60 seconds, somewhere in the world, a surgeon performs minimally invasive surgery with a da Vinci ® Surgical System.

Job Responsibility

  • Managing medical image datasets.
  • Prototyping fully automatic or semi-automatic algorithms to segment anatomical structures from 3d medical images.
  • Analyzing and reporting experiment results.
  • Literature survey in related fields.


  • MS or PhD student in the area of Medical Image Analysis, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Radiology, or equivalent.
  • Proficiency in the Python programming language.
  • Proficiency in object-oriented programming.
  • Familiarity with machine learning packages such as TensorFlow or PyTorch.
  • Hands-on experience in image segmentation.
  • Must be available to work full-time for at least three months starting as early as January 2019.

Preferred Skills

  • Familiarity with medical image libraries ITK and VTK.
  • Familiarity with Linux environment and Bash scripts.


Submit your CV to the following contact:

Junning Li, PhD

Manager Vision and Medical Imaging

Intuitive Surgical Inc.