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Summer Internship - Emerging Technologies

DuPont - Wilmington, DE

Summer Internship - Emerging Technologies




Job #657005609

Summer Internship - Emerging Technologies (Job Number: 193711W-01)


The Emerging Technology research organization within DuPont Electronics & Imaging business has an opening for a Summer Internship

to join the Smart Materials’ Research Team

. The responsibilities of a successful applicant include prototype design, device fabrication, and electrical and physical characterization of our material’s in use. We are seeking a highly motivated individual who is detail oriented, friendly and enjoys working in a collaborative environment. The ideal candidate will be pursuing a degree in the physical sciences and is familiar with engineering fundamentals and the elements that make an electronic circuit. Come join our organization and help shape the future of materials.

Functional responsibilities included:

Rapid prototyping: Device design and fabrication leveraging existing DuPontâ„¢ materials and processes within our Electronics and Imaging business

Advanced printed circuits: design, assemble, and program circuit boards for generating, collecting, and analyzing real time data being collected from our smart materials

Characterization: Work with a broad research organization to complete electrical and physical characterization of produced devices

Technical learning: Expand your understanding of DuPont businesses and their product offerings combined with real-world industrial research.


Knowledge & experience:

Currently enrolled as a full time BS/MS student at an accredited college or university

Currently enrolled in an ABET accredited program in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mechanical Engineering or a related field

Have the right to work in the U.S. without restriction

Prior knowledge and experience of thin-films, sensors, microcontrollers, and IoT are desirable.

Ability to set up, run, and troubleshoot analytical laboratory instruments

A GPA of 3.3 or higher on a 4.0 scale is preferred. Please attach a resume and unofficial transcript with your submission. The duration of this internship is approximately 3 months.

Primary Location:

NA-United States-Delaware-Wilmington


Electronics & Imaging



Education Level:

Associate's Degree/College Diploma (±13 years)

Employee Status:


Job Type:


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Updated 05/04/2018

16 days 20 hours ago



Summer Internship - Emerging Technologies DuPont - Wilmington, DE, United States


Location: Wilmington, DE

Company Profile:
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