Mechanical Engineering Internship- Summer

Newark, CA, US

Job Description / Skills Required

About the Company

Headquartered in Newark, California, with large-scale manufacturing in Livingston, Scotland, Kaiam is a private company commercializing photonic integrated circuits. Founded in 2009 by leading technologists from the optical networking industry, the team has a record of delivering breakthrough products that change the rules of the marketplace.

Job Description

We are looking for a motivated Mechanical Engineer Intern to work on short-term projects with the potential to becoming a future talent in our organization. As a Mechanical Engineer intern, you have good understanding of mechanical design principles, prototyping, testing and thermal management. You will be part of one of the fastest growing segments in the industry by helping creating high-speed optical transceivers for data centers and other markets.


An independent and highly motivated individual with a professional attitude.
Familiar with SolidWorks, GD&T, basic prototyping tools and manufacturing methods.

Proficiency in documenting designs, procedures, BOMs, etc.
Team player able to collaborate with colleagues and vendors.

Strong communication skills – written and verbal.