Physics Intern

  • Internship
  • Palo Alto
  • Salary: N/A

Website Varian Medical Systems

Full Job Description

Together, we can beat cancer.

At Varian, a Siemens Healthineers Company, we bring together the world’s best talent to realize our vision of a world without fear of cancer. Together, we work passionately to develop and deliver easy-to-use, efficient oncology solutions. If you want to be part of this important mission, we want to hear from you.

Assisting Varian’s Physics team with experiments and simulations of new designs of medical linear accelerators.We are looking for a versatile physics-minded person who enjoys both experimental and simulation-based research in close collaboration with other scientists and engineers.
This role will let you build upon your previous experience in electromagnetics and microwave theory pertaining to accelerator and beam physics. You will employ your simulation skills in analyzing new design concepts and you will use your real-world hardware skills in designing and performing experiments that characterize accelerator guide performance.

To ensure compliance with applicable legal requirements in the U.S., including the federal COVID-19 vaccination mandate, all U.S. employees must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19, subject to legally required and approved accommodations .

Fighting cancer calls for big ideas.

We envision a world without fear of cancer. Achieving this vision takes dedication and commitment from all of us, every single day. That’s why we celebrate and value the distinctly beautiful and intersectional identities of each of our employees. We are a mirror of our patient-base, which allows us to innovate. Big ideas come from everywhere, and the best ideas are fostered by our unique individual experiences. At Varian, we encourage you to bring your whole self to work and believe your bold and authentic perspective will help to power more victories over cancer.



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