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Product Engineer 2 - Reliability and Characterization

Tarrytown, New York
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Job Description

Division: Siemens Healthineers
Business Unit: Laboratory Diagnostics
Requisition Number: 235461
Primary Location: United States-New York-Tarrytown
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Entry level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 20%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

With 45,000 employees Siemens Healthineers is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technology to the healthcare industry and a leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics and healthcare IT. All supported by a comprehensive portfolio of clinical consulting, training, and services available across the globe and tailored to customers’ needs. So that more people can have a life that is longer, richer, and more filled with happiness.

For more information, please visit:
http://www.usa.siemens.com/healthcare



Job Description:

At Siemens Healthineers, we are passionate about enabling healthcare professionals to deliver high quality patient care, and to do so affordably.  A leading global healthcare company, Siemens Healthineers continues to strengthen our portfolio of medical imaging and laboratory diagnostics, while adding new offerings such as managed services, consulting, and healthcare IT services – as well as further technologies in the growing market for therapeutic and molecular diagnostics.

Siemens Healthineers develops innovations that support better patient outcomes with greater efficiencies, giving providers the confidence they need to meet the clinical, operational and financial challenges of a changing healthcare landscape.

Summary

This position requires 3-5 years of experience in root cause investigation, Reliability testing and characterization for complex electromechanical systems. Practical experience with DOE, Robust Design and Taguchi methods will be a plus.  Intermediate knowledge of Labview programming, data acquisition and analysis in desired.  Excellent analytical skills and knowledge of proven problem solving techniques as well as the ability to fully document your work to a high standard and in a timely manner.  Experience in medical diagnostics industry is highly preferred. A candidate should be hands on and have desire to work in an R&D laboratory environment.

 

Education

Bachelor's degree (B.S./BEng/BSc) in Reliability, Electrical, Mechanical or Biomedical Engineering.

 

Experience

Minimum Three (3) to Five (5)  years of experience. 

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Actively work in an R&D laboratory performing root cause investigations and analysis for new or existing products. The candidate will be responsible to Investigate failures and identify where the failure originated and record detailed documentation.
  • Provides Reliability Engineering support to R&D Elements Teams. Attends team meetings and design reviews and advises and confers with engineers to give reliability findings and recommendations. Reviews engineering specifications and drawings, proposing design modifications to improve reliability within cost and other performance requirements.
  • The position requires experience with operation and testing of electro-mechanical components using LabVIEW. 
  • Ability to Characterize HW against Noise/Controls Factors, Use of Taguchi Methods for Robust Design Optimization, Design of Experiments.
  • Ability to create Electro-Mechanical test fixtures and run the test for Characterization or Subsystem RGT.
  • Actively participates in identification of potential technical problems and provides effective solutions by application of concepts, techniques, knowledge, and processes; display original thinking in applying principles, theories, and concepts on a wide range of problems within the field of Fluidics Engineering.
  • Provides Reliability Engineering support to R&D Elements Teams. Attends team meetings and design reviews and advises and confers with engineers to give reliability findings and recommendations. Reviews engineering specifications and drawings, proposing design modifications to improve reliability within cost and other performance requirements.
  • The position requires experience with operation and testing of electro-mechanical components using LabVIEW. 
  • Ability to Characterize HW against Noise/Controls Factors, Use of Taguchi Methods for Robust Design Optimization, Design of Experiments.
  • Ability to create Electro-Mechanical test fixtures and run the test for Characterization or Subsystem Reliability Testing.
  • The position requires experience with operation and testing of electro-mechanical systems. The candidate must have component and system engineering aptitude (mechanical, electrical, software operator interactions). Use basic hand tools and electrical equipment (screw drivers, hand drills, multimeter, etc.) 
  • The candidate must have the ability to troubleshooting a variety of software application issues, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to work with system logs and effectively parse pertinent data. To perform this job successfully, an individual should have strong understanding of Microsoft Excel to support data analysis.
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical procedures.  Ability to write reports. Effective interpersonal, written and oral communication skills expected.  Possess a high-level of self-motivation and ability to work on a team. Ability to effectively manage time, organize and prioritize work, multi-task across many assignments is necessary and a positive attitude.
  • The candidate must have the ability to physically stand for long periods of time and lift up to 50 lbs. This position is estimated at 80% active. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to walk, sit and bend, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
  • The candidate should be able to travel up to 20% of the time across R&D sites.

 

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