60.00 - 75.00 $ /hour All Inclusive 1099 or corp to corp.
Job Reference Code
Electrical Engineer/Medical Device
About the Job
We have a Mountain View, California client with an immediate and long term contract need for an experienced Electrical Engineer/Hardware Engineer. This person should be an experienced general EE type who can hit the ground running and ideally has a background in medical device systems development. Position Description: Design & develop innovative medical devices operating in a matrixed organization and interfacing with cross functional departments to meet program objectives and milestones. Position Responsibilities: • Responsibility for activities associated with RF generator development program (includes new products as well as product changes & enhancements) in collaboration with internal teams and OEM vendor(s). • Complete projects (including product enhancements) in an aggressive manner consistent with corporate objectives. Actively participate in determining day-to-day tasks. • Work closely with R&D team members to design and develop next generation products, including providing support for bench and preclinical evaluations of new designs • Ensure designs meet and exceed product specifications, regulatory requirements, and international safety standards such as IEC 60601-1. • Conduct testing utilizing appropriate methodology & other experimental design tools. Generate accurate & thorough test protocols & reports. • Write technical protocols/reports and other design control documentation in support of regulatory submissions • Contribute to the intellectual property position of the company via invention & patent disclosures • Maintain a comprehensive & accurate laboratory notebook, documenting of concepts, designs, drawings, & processes • Provide engineering & technical support of products introduced into both the domestic & international markets • Provide support in the resolution of product complaints &/or safety issues Basic Qualifications MINIMUM EDUCATION AND YEARS OF EXPERIENCE: • 7-10 years with Bachelors • 5-8 years with Masters • 3-6 years with Doctorate EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: • BS/MS/PhD Engineering; Electrical, Computer/Software, or Biomedical Engineering with electrical engineering focus preferred; Mechanical Engineer or Biomedical with mechanical engineering focus, if experience demonstrates proficiency in hardware/software development OTHER QUALIFICATIONS: • Highly motivated hands-on engineer with a proven record of meeting timelines and goals • Must possess strong analytical & problem solving skills • Hardware and software development knowledge, including V&V activities and direct V&V protocol development • Experience in electrical and/or computer engineering demonstrating the ability to apply general principles of physics and engineering to solve complex medical and engineering problems • Familiarity with IEC 60601 and other relevant medical device standards • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, & Project Desired/Preferred Qualifications • Working knowledge of C and object-oriented programming preferred • Familiarity with embedded microprocessor controlled equipment design and development preferred • Working knowledge of LABView, Matlab, and/or other scripting languages (e.g., Python, PERL, etc.) preferred • Working knowledge of Quality System standards & regulations, Quality Assurance, Regulatory Affairs & Clinical Affairs preferred • Project management experience preferred.
The client is requiring that this person MUST have previous, significant experience in the medical device field.
Our client is a world leader in the Medical Device industry and is an excellent place to work.