Intern, Environmental Monitoring Solutions, including Agriculture & Aquaculture

Intern, Environmental Monitoring Solutions, including Agriculture & Aquaculture

Summer Intern - Location: Boston, MA

Triple Ring Technologies, Inc. offers a unique environment for technically strong individuals who enjoy or want experience in creative thinking and open-ended problem solving. We are an innovative research and development company that partners with clients to deliver complex technical solutions. Our highly interdisciplinary team includes senior professionals from industry and academia, with extensive experience in medical device, life science, and environmental measurement technologies. We both challenge and rely upon each other for technical excellence and for real-world engineering and commercial wisdom. Learn more about us at  Triple Ring’s main office is in Newark, CA (Silicon Valley), with our east coast operations headquartered in Boston and operations in Copenhagen, Denmark, and Toronto, Ontario.

What you will learn:

  • You will be exposed to a wide range of medical device and in vitro technologies.
  • Systems-level design and integration of sophisticated and specialized instrumentation, with exposure to a variety of subsystems  (electrical, optical, fluidic, mechanical, software)
  • Prototype testing specification and field test design
  • Communication with product end users and stakeholders in a community around a problem space
  • How a product development team works

Job Summary

In this role, you will be a part of the engineering team developing a variety of solutions for environmental monitoring, including those in the agriculture and aquaculture spaces.  We expect these solutions to leverage Triple Ring’s skillsets and experience in medical devices and in-vitro technologies. Solutions include fieldable sensors and instrumentation as well as specialized laboratory equipment, and may include microfluidic systems, imaging techniques and algorithms,  electrical and mechanical systems, and software.  You will also participate in meeting with clients, partners, and stakeholders in the community to identify unmet needs and potential solutions in this space, with the goal to identify life science solutions with core technology that can be leveraged in multiple problem spaces.   You will work closely with Triple Ring Technologies’ engineers and scientists in a fast-paced, multidisciplinary and collaborative environment. 


  • Work as an integral member of the ideation, design, development, and testing teams for at least 1 and up to 3 projects in the Sustainability & Environment Portfolio.
  • Work with the Sustainability & Environment Portfolio lead to identify new opportunities and interact with clients, partners, and stakeholders in initial meetings and with follow-up tasks.
  • Plan and execute selected field testing of prototypes with joint Triple Ring and client teams.

Education, Experience and Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree candidate in engineering (electrical, mechanical, biomedical) or science
  • Hands-on experience with lab and/or field experimentation, data collection, and data analysis either through lab courses or as a hobbyist
  • Creative debugging skills
  • Willingness and interest to creatively engage in open-ended problem solving
  • Familiarity with Matlab or another programming language is a plus


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