Electrical Engineer II

Job Description

Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to us.

Join our team now at Siemens Healthineers as an Electrical Engineer II.

This position is on the electrical hardware development team for the Molecular Imaging (MI) Business Unit located in our Hoffman Estates, IL facility.  The MI unit develops Nuclear Gamma Ray cameras for SPECT and PET modalities.

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As an Electrical Engineer, you will be responsible for product lifecycle development of digital electronic hardware including; concept generation, requirements definition, analysis and design, implementation, verification and validation.  Position will also be responsible for supporting and collaborating with manufacturing, service and product management.

Key Responsibilities include:

Concept Generation and Requirement Definition – Generating ideas, developing alternative solutions, determining needs for new products, understanding and eliciting customer wishes.

Design and Analysis – Simulation, optimization, and decision-making to support the evaluation and selection of alternative architectures and circuit implementations.

Implementation – Realize designs in schematics, Bill of Materials, PCB Layout, Cabling diagrams, VHDL code and control firmware as needed.

Verification – Verify implementation meets all design constraints including: Functional, Performance, Thermal, EMI/EMC, Reliability, Hazard and FMEA.

Validation – Validate that the design satisfies operational, physical, and intended patient use cases through system level testing and execution of patient workflows.

Manufacturing, Service and Customer Support – Provide on-going engineering support for designs released to production.

Skill Growth and Industry Awareness – Membership and participation in technical societies, regular reviews of periodicals in the field and a habit of continued learning.

This position may suit you best if you are familiar with lifecycle development of digital electronic hardware including:

  • ·                3-5+ years of digital electronic circuit design 
  • ·                Experience with electronic CAD tools for schematic capture, and an understanding of PCB layout/packaging strategies that will safeguard signal integrity & circuit stability are required.
  • ·                Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills to communicate information effectively to peers, managers, and technical staff from various countries.
  • ·                Ability to convey ideas and concepts to a wide range of audience including the clinical community, product management and other engineers is essential.
  • ·                Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline oriented environment as part of a team.
  • ·                Produce excellent results with minimal supervision.
  • ·                Strong analytic and decision-making skills.
  • ·                Strong quality orientation and customer focus.
  • ·                BS in Electronic, Electrical or related Engineering field is required. A master's degree in electrical engineering is a plus.

Experience with development of FDA regulated products is a plus.

2-3+ years of FPGA design is a plus

Experience with Agile process development (as applies to hardware) a plus.

Knowledge of Design for Manufacturing and derating techniques a plus.

Experience with test driven development a plus.

Occasional domestic and international travel required.

At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

If you want to join us in transforming the way healthcare is delivered, visit our career site at https://usa.healthcare.siemens.com/careers.

If you wish to find out more about the specific before applying, please visit: https://usa.healthcare.siemens.com/about.

As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.


Job ID: 197147

Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.

Experience Level: Early Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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