Software Engineering Summer Internship C++
Sunnyvale, CA 
Posted 10 days ago
Job Description
Software Engineering Summer Internship C++
Job Location:Sunnyvale, CA
Work Hours (i.e. 9-5):8 am to 5 pm
Hours Per Week:40
Experience Required:
Education Required:
Travel Percentage:
Relocation Provided:

Software Engineering Summer Internship ­

Deadline for submitting resumes: March 1, 2019

The position is in Sunnyvale, CA

Make a difference! Be inspired!

Accuray offers new hope to cancer patients.

Join a summer internship program with a global company that designs, develops and sells precise, innovative tumor treatment solutions. Our advanced robotic radiation delivery systems help cancer patients live longer, better lives.

With over 800 systems installed worldwide, our leading-edge technologies - the Cyberknife and TomoTherapy Systems - put the emphasis on patient-focus care. Our offerings range from high-precision radiosurgery for early-stage and localized disease to 3D image-guided, intensity modulated radiation therapy for more advanced disease throughout the body.

Accuray is looking for Engineering Interns to join our Research and Development team this summer. Develop cutting-edge medical device technology that treats cancer while working with collaborative teams to perform technical activities that impact the design of our radiation therapy products.

This 8-10-week internship placement in Software Engineering will introduce you as an engineering student to the design, development, and documentation processes utilized by our teams in support of on-going Research & Development initiatives. These activities may include:

  • Develop software as part of a team responsible for the maintenance, support, and improvement of the robotic CyberKnife Treatment Delivery System.
  • Work with a functional team to understand requirements, and build a robust, effective system to meet them.
  • Implement new features and infrastructure improvements in a MS Windows and Linux-based C++ environment.

Required qualifications:

  • Working towards a degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Skills in C/C++ programming
  • Good written and verbal communication skills

Preferred qualifications:

  • Desire to work in medical device software development a plus
  • Debugging skills, Software interface control of hardware devices
  • Experience in user interface design (ie: Qt Trolltech)

This is a great opportunity to use and grow your understanding of engineering concepts while learning new skills as you support various areas of technologies.

Students must have a desire to learn and improve engineering skills. The ability to work on complex software systems products in a collaborative team environment is essential.

Open to 3rd year in Bachelor or above students in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related majors.

No relocation or housing is provided

Deadline for submitting resumes: March 1, 2019

We are an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
8 am to 5 pm
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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