Seagate Intern - Optical Engineering - Summer 2022
Location: Bloomington, MN, US
About our group:
Seagate is looking for an Optical Engineering intern who will report to the Wafer Process Engineering group at Seagate's Recording Head Operations located in Bloomington, MN.
About the role - you will:
This internship position will involve process optimization of laser light paths and optical systems in a thin film HAMR recording head. HAMR is the future of HDD recording and is enabled by an integrated laser that is used to energize a plasmonic near-field transducer. Candidate will be able to record and assemble data, analyze and interpret results, and to prepare and deliver presentations explaining these results to engineers and managers.
- Current student pursuing a BS or MS degree in Physics, Lasers / Optics, or a relevant Engineering degree.
- Some experience with characterization of lasers and/or optical systems is preferred.
Our Normandale campus spans two suburbs, Edina and Bloomington, and serves as the Recording Head development and manufacturing arm of Seagate. Located in the heart of a bustling community, Seagate offers an on-site café, or if you prefer, you can drive to one of many restaurants just minutes away. Need to grab a gift over lunch time? Shopping is abundant in the area. If working out is your thing, the on-site fully equipped fitness center hosts wellness programs, outdoor activities, tournaments and group workouts. Looking for something more laid back? Reset in one of our meditation rooms, or simply take a walk around our indoor walking path. On-site cultural festivals, celebrations and community volunteer opportunities also abound.
Other Important information:
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