Computer Vision and Machine Learning Internship

  • Intuitive
  • Aubonne, VD, Switzerland
  • 04/05/2022
Full time Machine Learning Artificial Intelligence Statistics Biostatistics DevOps

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Company Description

At Intuitive, we are united behind our mission: we believe that minimally invasive care is life-enhancing care. Through ingenuity and intelligent technology, we expand the potential of physicians to heal without constraints.

As a pioneer and market leader in robotic-assisted surgery, we strive to foster an inclusive and diverse team, committed to making a difference. For more than 25 years, we have worked with hospitals and care teams around the world to help solve some of healthcare’s hardest challenges and advance what is possible.

Intuitive has been built by the efforts of great people from diverse backgrounds. We believe great ideas can come from anywhere—we strive to foster an inclusive culture built around diversity of thought and mutual respect.We lead with inclusion and empower our team members to do their best work as theirmost authentic selves.

Passionate people who want to make a difference drive our culture—our team members are grounded in integrity, have a strong capacity to learn, the energy to get things done, and bring diverse, real world experiences to help us think in new ways. We actively invest in our team members to support their long-term growth so they can continue to advance our mission and achieve their highest potential.

Join a team committed to taking big leaps forward for a global community of healthcare professionals and their patients. Together,let’s advance the world of minimally invasive care.

Job Description

Primary Function of Position:

We are seeking a Machine Learning Engineer to join the Imaging and Intelligence Group at Intuitive Surgical. The Engineer will work on exploring new product ideas that help us invent the future of imaging-based intelligent robotic surgery.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Under the direction of the mentor

  • Develop machine learning algorithms for surgical scene perception
  • Implement developed algorithms on a real time platform
  • Evaluate implemented algorithms in ex-vivo and in-vivo labs
  • Collect data and improve algorithms based on the feedback from labs


Required Knowledge, Skills, and Experience:

  • Graduate level student in Computer Science or Engineering
  • In depth knowledge of a modern deep learning framework such as Tensorflow or Pytorch is required
  • Self-starter and able to work in a collaborative and results oriented environment
  • Experience with developing applications in Python is required
  • Experience in computer vision is required
  • Experience with the C++ is a plus
  • Experience with CUDA is a plus
  • Experience with medical imaging is a plus


Must be concurrently enrolled and returning to an academic Phd program in the field of Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or similar.

Additional Information

Intuitive is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants and employees, and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type, without regard to race, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, genetic information or any other status protected under federal, state, or local applicable laws.

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with fair chance laws.

Shift : Day

Travel : None

Travel Requirements:None Shift:Day