Senior Failure Investigation Technician (Electronics

Job TitleSenior Failure Investigation Technician (Electronics

Job Description

Senior Failure Investigation Technician (Electronics)

In this role, you have the opportunity to

Help build a high growth business that will help improve the lives of millions of people while advancing Philips journey as a global leader in Health Technology.


  • Diagnose root cause of electrical, electronic digital or microprocessor malfunctions or mechanical failures of operational equipment to component level.
  • Set up and conduct tests of complete, electromechanical units and components under operational conditions to investigate causes of field and manufacturing failures.
  • Review and understand written diagrams, layout drawings, electronic schematics and engineering specifications for medical devices.
  • Records test procedures and results, numerical and graphical data, and recommendations for changes in product or test method.
  • Document technical failure investigations through written reports to describe and illustrate system's operating characteristics, malfunctions, deviations from design specifications, and functional limitations for inclusion as part of internal complaint investigations.
  • Support laboratory related administrative and organizational initiatives.

EDUCATION: Associates Degree in Electrical Engineering or Electronics Engineering


  • 5+ years' experience analyzing and troubleshooting to root cause complex electronic and electromechanical equipment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Practical working experience with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Practical working experience with SAP a plus.
  • Practical working experience with Trackwise a plus.
  • Experience working in the medical device industry a plus.


Limited travel (0-5%).. Requires the ability to perform in a sedentary work environment (e.g. office) and in a travel environment. Requires ability to reach and stand on a regular basis and to lift 15 pounds on a continuous basis and up to 40 pounds infrequently.


In return, we offer you

A path towards your most rewarding career. Succeeding in this role in a complex environment will open many doors for your long term career, in other areas in Philips or otherwise. We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Thus, we offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It's a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum. Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

To find out more about what it's like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog. Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process, or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions.

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As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.



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