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Principal Electrical Engineer

  • Location

    Los Angeles, CA, USA

  • Sector:

    Life Sciences

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  • Contact:

    Jack Flaherty

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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  • Document, design, and develop systems to be used in next generation critical care life support products.  The candidate may be required to mentor other Engineers on methods and processes associated with a critical care life support product.
  • Support progress of best practice standards and define departmental direction.
  • Be a go -to for team project planning, prioritization, resource management and completion of deliverable on-time.
  • Become knowledgeable in regulatory compliance and best design standards to assure designs comply.
  • Lead or participate in design studies for new or modified applications and related systems to improve reliability, safety, performance, lower cost, or implement next-generation concepts.
  • Follow design control processes in the development of electrical systems.
  • Understand the use of reliability analysis and reliability demonstration testing to insure product reliability objectives are met.
  • Execute design, test, integration, and installation tasks in accordance with project team objectives and requirements.
  • Ensure technical specifications meet product requirements.
  • Develop innovative concepts that satisfy product needs and requirements.
  • Assist and mentor other engineers in completing their assignments.
  • Participate in design reviews to ensure the accuracy and appropriateness of electrical system designs.
  • Ensure project development plans realistically address risks
  • Document electrical designs using electronic schematic capture tools.
  • Implement designs that meet EMC requirements.
  • Have experience in the design and release of a completed medical device.
  • Follow good documentation practices.

Education, Training and Experience:

  • BS in Electrical/Electronic engineering or equivalent with a minimum of 12 years of experience is required in an environment developing new products;
  • MS EE is desirable
  • Medical Device Experience is required.
  • Must be able mentor teams and ideally possess departmental management experience.
  • Must be skilled in troubleshooting and construction of prototype and test equipment.
  • Must be able to train, mentor and work well with others.
  • Must have excellent skills in verbal, written and graphical communication.
  • Must have a good attitude and work ethic.