Mechanical Design Engineer

Job TitleMechanical Design Engineer

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to:

Help our Released Product Engineering team create lifesaving and life sustaining devices that are used in hospitals and pre-hospital situations globally.

You are responsible for

  • Establish and modify mechanical requirements of devices based on regulatory standards and customer requirements
  • Participate as part of a team or as an individual contributor on mechanical design tasks.
  • Ensure that all new mechanical designs can be efficiently manufactured and assembled
  • Maintain and improve existing designs to assist in manufacturability, reduce cost, and improve quality.
  • Perform analyses and apply problem solving techniques in order to develop creative, innovative solutions to mechanical design problems
  • Interface with other engineering teams as needed and work with groups outside of engineering including suppliers of materials, contractors, manufacturing, sourcing, quality and service in order to fulfill project needs.

You are a part of:

The Released Product Engineering team is part of Philips Healthcare Emergency Care and Resuscitation R&D team in Bothell. We support all released product changes ranging from Defibrillator and AED design changes to customer investigations to regulatory changes. This team is always in high demand to sustain the business as we provide needed support to keep the released product pipeline moving.

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

  • BS degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • 7+ years of mechanical design experience
  • Experience with CAD tools (Solidworks preferred)
  • Good understanding of DfM/DfA, FMEA, FEA
  • Good understanding of product development life cycle - requirement management and test case management
  • Good trouble shooting, communication, and coordination skills

Why should you join Philips?

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