Medtronic former interns share advice for future interns

Medtronic former interns share advice for future interns

 July 04, 2022

Medtronic's internship programs provide opportunities for future leaders to apply existing skills while developing new skills, coupled with training and mentorship, and guidance for being on the leading edge.

Welcoming its new intake, Medtronic congratulated its cohort of summer interns as they commenced their full-time employment journeys with the company. The former interns have offered their advice for future interns as they share their experiences regarding participating in Medtronic's internship programs.

Internship opportunities to engineer the extraordinary

Medtrooic's Summer Internship Programs enable professional development, exposure to leadership, networking, and social events. Interns work on impactful projects, as well as meeting top executives who share industry and personal career insights.

Medtronic interns gain opportunities to:

  • build a better world while amplifying their impact on the causes that matter to them
  • grow a career reflective of their intellect, passion, and abilities
  • connect to a dynamic and inclusive culture of life-long learning

Achieve career goals with support and guidance

Software Engineering Intern, Maggie Z, highlights the support and guidance received on the internship programs that helped her achieve her career goals.

"My favorite thing about Medtronic is the people. Everyone is more than happy to guide and support you through your internship, and there have been so many people at Medtronic who have helped me achieve my career goals!," says Maggie.

Relying on experts for advice

Medtronic advice for interns

Jen Rolfes works as a Medtronic Rotation Program Associate and advises interns to rely on the advice of Medtronic experts in order to succeed.

"Rely on the experts around you for advice, whether you need to learn more about the disease state, financial modeling, patient adoption rates, or whatever your project entails. Everyone at Medtronic is willing to meet with you. Their advice will help you succeed!," comments Jen.

Ask questions and remain curious

Medtronic internship opportunities

Medtronic Engineer, Sarah Ernst, encourages interns to ask questions and stay curious.

"People are your best resources! Don't be afraid to ask questions and be curious. You'll build meaningful relationships and learn about so many new opportunities if you simply reach out to people and stay curious during your time as an intern," says Sarah.

Begin a life-long career of exploration and innovation with Medtronic

Join a healthcare technology company that alleviates pain, restores health, and extends life for more than two people every second.

Learn more about the internships available and Medtronic's early career opportunities.


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