Intern Glass Fabrication
internships | Palo Alto, CA | Internship
Junior or Senior in applied physics or engineering to drive new projects in stressed engineered structures.
About the Job
The Intern will design, lead, and execute experiments to characterize and fabricate novel glass/ceramic structures. As a member of the hardware labs at PARC you will work with scientists and engineers from a range of diverse fields and contribute to multiple, interdisciplinary projects. Flexibility and general physical, scientific knowledge are essential for success in this role.
Excellent analytical skills and a high standard of work
Flexible, organized, self-motivated, and autonomous
Experience with the following is preferred:
Glass chemistry/physics/materials science
Thermal slumping, glass joining
Experience with glasses and/or ceramic materials
For more information on the PARC internship program visit http://www.parc.com/internship
Benefits (intern benefits include 401K, Relocation and Holidays)
We offer a very competitive salary package and full benefits (medical, dental, vision, life & disability insurance, 401K. PARC also strives for the best possible work-life balance, so employees benefit from maternity, paternity and adoption leave, as well as a variety of flexible working options. PARC employees enjoy the use of onsite health & fitness center and collegial dining at our onsite cafeteria. The PARC campus is in a spacious modern building in close proximity to the resources and opportunities of Silicon Valley and benefits from nearby leading universities such as Stanford and Berkeley. It is also close to many amenities, top schools, and outdoor activities (see http://www.parc.com/about/culture.html). PARC provides a highly diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer (see http://www.parc.com/about/careers/).
PARC, a Xerox company, is in the Business of Breakthroughs®. Practicing open innovation, we provide custom R&D services, technology, expertise, best practices, and intellectual property to Fortune 500 and Global 1000 companies, startups, and government agencies and partners. We create new business options, accelerate time to market, augment internal capabilities, and reduce risk for our clients.
Since its inception, PARC has pioneered many technology platforms – from the Ethernet and laser printing to the GUI and ubiquitous computing – and has enabled the creation of many industries. Incorporated as an independent, wholly owned subsidiary of Xerox in 2002, PARC today continues the research that enables breakthroughs for our clients' businesses.
PARC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion or belief, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, military/veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical or mental disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws. People with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation to apply or compete for employment with PARC should contact PARC Human Resources.