Johnson & Johnson Careers

Praktikant/ -in

Grenchen, Switzerland

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805699984W

"Caring for the world… one person at a time” inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. This culture of caring is the focus of our corporate philosophy, that are anchored in the internationally applicable Credo


DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson is the largest, most comprehensive orthopedic and neurological business in the world. DePuy Synthes offer an unparalleled breadth and depth of technology, devices, services and programs in the areas of joint reconstruction, trauma, spine, sports medicine, neurological, cranio-maxillofacial, power tools and biomaterials. Building on the legacy and strengths of two great companies, we are creating one organization that will be agile and better equipped in today’s evolving health care environment. Our broad array of inspired, innovative and high-quality offerings help advance the health and wellbeing of people around the world.


For our Quality Operations Organization in the Grenchen site, we are looking for a motivated

Intern Engineer - Quality  
12-month Rotational Program

The objective of this rotational program is to develop talent within the DePuy Synthes Quality Operations organization by providing insight about key functions such as Quality Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering and Quality Management and on how international standards and regulations determine and guide the way of working of a leading Medical Device company.


The program is divided into two Phases:

  • Phase 1 foresees the rotation through 3 different areas of activity within Quality Operations (Modules):
  • Quality System Management (Module I)
  • Quality Engineering (Module II)
  • Validation Engineering/Manufacturing Engineering (Module III)
  • Phase 2 foresees the execution of a 6-month project, defined at the start of the program. The project will focus on areas of problem solving, Continuous Improvement and Quality Management System compliance


Your Opportunity

  • Perform data analytics to support management decisions around site improvement and change management activities
  • Perform/participate in root cause investigations as part of site improvement activities
  • Perform/participate in statistical analyses for root cause and process capabilities determinations
  • Perform quality inspections applying different inspection tools
  • Paricipate in process characterization studies as part of process validation activities
  • Perform/participate in test method evaluations as part of test method validation studies
  • Participate in validation activities and process risk management activities, perform calibration activities and support environment monitoring activities
  • Apply Quality Management system tools for Document Management, Non-Conformance Handling, Corrective and Preventive Action Management

Your Qualifications:

  • Engineering Degree obtained from Fachhochschule or University, no longer than 12 months ago: Mechanical, Biomedical, Chemical, Industrial, Materials or similar
  • Excellent communication skills, learning agility, curiosity, analytical thinking
  • Knowledge of German language is desirable

If you feel attracted by this challenge and want to be part of a successful and growing organization, please send your online application (CV, Motivation Letter, Working References etc.) 


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Primary Location
Synthes Produktions GmbH (7117)
Job Function
Requisition ID