Engineering Summer Intern

Engineering Team

Internship Description

Matrix Sensors, Inc. is seeking a motivated individual to join our engineering team as a full-time intern for 12 weeks during summer 2023. This position will report to our VP of Engineering at our San Diego, CA facility.  

Specific responsibilities include:
• Designing, building, and assembling sensor test system and fixtures
• Verification testing of new designs
• Using basic lab and shop tools to modify test systems
• Preparing samples, performing or assisting with experiments
• Supporting team members with tasks as-needed

Desired skills for the position:
• Great attention to detail
• Proactive problem-solving
• Eagerness to learn
• Hands-on approach
• SolidWorks or CAD software experience
• Familiarity with general lab safety procedures

• Must be currently enrolled in or completed a university-level degree mechanical or electrical engineering program
• Must be able to commit 40 hours in-person per week for the duration of the internship (12 week minimum)
• Must be legally authorized to work in the United States

Statement of Equal Employment Opportunities
Matrix Sensors, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), national origin, ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition (including cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, marital status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, age (40 years and over), sexual orientation, veteran and/or military status, protected medical leaves, domestic violence victim status, political affiliation, and any other status protected by state or federal law. Matrix Sensors, Inc. will not allow any form of retaliation against individuals who make good faith reports of alleged violations of this policy, or who cooperate in the investigation of such reports, even if the reports do not reveal any wrongdoing. 

Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Matrix Sensors, Inc. offers an attractive benefits package and is an equal opportunity employer.

Application Instructions

Please apply via e-mail with your resume in .pdf or .doc format, including the job title, first, and last name in the subject line, for review. Cover letters are recommended, but not required. Please submit applications to our Business Operations Associate, Sadaf, at

We review applications on a rolling basis, so we recommend applying early if you are interested! If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out.