Process R&D Intern

In this internship position, you will complete a technical and economical evaluation of additive manufacturing for novel medial implants.

What you will do

  • The aim of this internship is to evaluate the technical and business potential of two new implant types. The technical evaluation will consist of a geometrical and mechanical evaluation of representative test samples. The economic evaluation will consist of cost calculations for the full process which will be compared to the cost of standard manufacturing methods.
  • The intern will work in the Medical Process R&D team but will communicate to different stakeholders going from product developers to process engineers. As such the intern will be exposed to a great environment to learn more about the role of additive manufacturing in the medical device industry.

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  • Student

Location and type of contract

  • Belgium
  • Intern

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Working at Materialise

Materialise is a dynamic, international high-tech company, founded in 1990 and headquartered in Belgium, with over 2,300 employees worldwide. Materialise’s mission is to innovate for a better and healthier world through its software and hardware infrastructure and in-depth knowledge of additive manufacturing (also known as 3D printing). Our customers are in diverse industries, such as automotive, aerospace, medical, research, and academia.

As a growing company, Materialise is always looking for enthusiastic professionals who want to work in an environment full of revolutionary technology and surrounded by people passionate about their work.

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Having a healthy work-life balance

When creating a better and healthier world, a good place to start is with yourself. That’s why we encourage our employees to stay fit both physically and mentally by offering sports workshops and flexible hours with the possibility of working remotely.

Personal growth and career opportunities

Materialise invests in people and want to see them grow in a career that fits them best. We offer personal training to every employee, so they can access every available career opportunity.

Team building

It’s also important to enjoy working at Materialise. With initiatives such as memorable team-building activities, lively after-work drinks, and team lunches, we’re building a work environment in which our employees feel good.

Innovation is key

Innovation isn’t an empty word at Materialise. We create and deliver high-tech solutions in additive manufacturing. Innovation and leadership by our employees is both encouraged and rewarded.