Cool Jobs: Biomedical Electronic Engineering
Participant: Celeste de Mézières
Most people think that Biomedical Engineers are only found in hospitals and research labs, but Celeste de Mézières gets to work with fighter jets that fly faster than the speed of sound! As a Biomedical and Electronic Engineer at Boeing Defence Australia, Celeste is part of a multidisciplinary team of specialists that maintain and optimise the physiological performance of aircrew. During her studies in Biomedical Science at Griffith University, Celeste discovered that electronic and biomedical engineering could be combined to apply engineering principals to solve unique problems in healthcare in one of the world’s largest aerospace companies. Now there’s a career that really takes off!