Analog Electrical Engineer

Job TitleAnalog Electrical Engineer

Job Description

We welcome you to join Volcano a Philips Company as an Analog Electrical Engineer in our Rancho Cordova, CA location

In this role, you have the opportunity to Work with cutting edge product line IGT Devices is part of the Philips Image Guided Therapy (IGT) business group.

As an experienced Analog Electrical Engineer you will be a part of IGT Devices Consoles R&D hardware engineering group on our product development activities for our intravascular imaging and functional measurement consoles.

  • The successful candidate will be an experienced electronics engineer who is able to deliver high quality designs within project timelines considering the medical device constraints.
  • You will take a design concept (at block diagram or requirements level) and produce complete, working hardware throughout the development process using, when needed, simulation, design activities, directing layout, prototypes, design reviews, verification plans, certification plans and transfer to production.
  • This role also requires the electronics engineer to interface with other functions like firmware, mechanical design, software, procurement and manufacturing. The ideal candidate is a self-starter with a track record of consistently delivering high quality results.

In your new role you will be responsible for

Electronic Design

  • Develop functioning prototype systems and devices (including design, documentation, testing, and rapid iteration) for both new and existing products
  • Design, develop, modify and evaluate systems and components electronic components.
  • Implement applicable international standards (IEC60601, IEC60950, ISO13485, ISO14971 …) to guarantee a safe use for our patients and users.
  • Write technical design support documentation, test protocols and reports for the verification, Certification and Design Transfer
  • Plays a dominant role in make-or-buy decisions
  • Outsource electrical activities and deliverables to external suppliers and partners. You specify the assignment and requirements. You guide and monitor the supplier during the development project and accept the deliverables on pre-defined acceptance criteria.
  • Build the electrical development plan and planning as input for the project plan in near corporation with the project manager. Drive the realization of this plan, by taking care that the planned deliverables are ready on time with the right quality.
  • Lead and participate in Technical Design Reviews as an author, independent reviewer or subject matter expert
  • Lead agency testing and certification process with outside agency on IEC60601 standards
  • Lead design transfer activities to manufacturing providing work instructions and qualification procedure and equipment
  • Identify, initiate and drive improvements within the electrical domain such as product, technical and process improvements.

You are a part of

Working with a diverse team of highly capable hardware engineers (digital, analog, firmware, mechanical, electro-mechanical), the candidate must be able to create the electrical design in easy to maintain and extendible parts (components and parts). You verify that the design and implementation complies with the system requirements. The IGT Devices organization consists of three segments: Coronary, Peripheral Vascular and Electrophysiology.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • Experience in the design and implementation of systems and experience in electrical subjects such as electronics, EMC/EMI, thermal design, reliability, FMEA … of at least 5 years on the job
  • Bachelor Degree or MS in Electrical or Computer Engineering
  • Advanced knowledge in the use of design tools related to discipline
  • Medical or highly regulated product experience is a plus.
  • Has an End-to-end overall view with respect to manufacturability, serviceability, cost price, …. Knowledge and understanding of other disciplines (software, mechanics) with which co-operation takes place.
  • Experience using circuit simulation software, schematic capture software, oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, emulators and other lab equipment. ORCAD, Spice, MultiSIM, and Eagle
  • The candidate must have strong problem solving skills, be a good communicator, and work independently or as part of a team to achieve project and business objectives. abstract, analytical and creative thinker with helicopter view. You drive (out-of-the-box) solutions to complex problems.
  • Familiarity with cardiology catheterization procedures, tools, and terminology is a plus
  • Project Management training is a plus

In return, we offer you

We offer you the opportunity to grow within the organization and Philips – working cross functionally with R & D, on various projects and initiatives to drive our products to our customers and be a part of saving people's lives every day.

Why should you join Philips?

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