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Cancer Therapy R&D Summer or 7-Month Co-Op

Make a difference! Be inspired! 
Accuray offers new hope to cancer patients. 
Join a summer or 8-month Co-Op 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 1000 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 an Engineering student to join our Research and Development team in 2023 for this summer, or 8 months, starting Jun 2023, to develop cutting-edge medical device technology that treats cancer while working with collaborative teams to perform technical activities impacting the design of our radiation therapy products.   
The Project: 
We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with aptitude and/or interest in microwave physics, electromagnetics, microwave measurements and in conducting experiments, as well as data analysis. This individual will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects, depending on aptitude and/or interest, which will be focused on our electron linear accelerator structure design/testing or microwave system design/testing. By the end of this effort, the student should have a solid understanding of medical microwave electron accelerators, high-power microwave systems and design/development best practices.  
Desired Qualifications: 
  • BA/BS in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Physics (or working towards it)
  • Good problem solving and debugging skills 
  • Enjoys working with lab instruments and data analysis 
  • Experience with LabView a plus 
  • Strong written and oral communication skills 
  • Strong analytical skills 
The position may be in Sunnyvale, CA or Madison, WI 
No relocation or housing is provided  

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