The Technology Engineer intern will have the opportunity to participate in design and prototyping of "new to the world" greeting card and other social expression products. The intern will experience innovative design applications, using printable, flexible form factor electronic design principles. In this role, the Technology Engineer will conduct the research of new technologies, focusing on printed electronics and the development of working prototypes. He/she will assist with the creation of electronic digital templates and identifying capabilities, collaborating with WHQ and overseas team members including Project Managers, Paper Engineers, Electronics Engineers, and Technical Production Specialists. He/she will also communicate directly with external technology companies regarding product requirements and specification guidelines. Some flexibility to accommodate class schedules and other commitments is possible.
Creative spirit – able to take current technology and make new applications, advancements, improvements with consumer experience in mind
Experience in printed, flexible electronics and product development
Software skills regarding microprocessor programming
Knowledge of electrical products, experience in circuitry, programming and PCB technical layout
Ability to translate raw idea into new product concept
Proactively investigate and self-educate for solutions to solve for challenging product development issues
Education towards an engineering degree
American Greetings - 18 months ago
American Greetings has been building its sturdy house of cards for more than a century. The #2 US maker of greeting cards (behind Hallmark),...