Solution Engineer

Job Description

Organization: Siemens Healthineers
Business Unit: Diagnostics
Requisition Number: 242451
Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Flanders
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Entry level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 10%

Job Description:

Division 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.


The Platform Lifecycle Engineering (PLE) Level 2 Engineer is part of the Global Engineering Organization’s R&D team and represents the GEO R&D team as a Technical Lead on change requests meeting desired business outcomes.  The PLE Team is responsible to develop and maintain engineering documentation and verification activities for new products throughout the lifecycle of the instrument including planning for changes in manufacturing.   On the component level, responsible for identifying, qualifying, documenting and releasing components from a variety of sources for our products. Investigate the impact of supplier product change and end-of-life notifications on products for engineering/purchasing.  The (PLE) Level 2 Engineer should have a successful track record of leading technical instrument systems development projects of significant size, scope and complexity in the medical device industry, or similar experience.  The PLE Level 2 Engineer  works closely with the Design Engineering teams and department stakeholders with responsibility to ensure product and business value propositions are met.  The PLE Level 2 Engineer is part of the Platform Lifecycle Engineering (PLE) organization and reports to the Head of PLE.


Supports the application and development processes to analyze, design, troubleshoot, implement and enhance hardware systems.  May use analytical theories and methodologies to investigate, analyze, design, program, document, enhance, implement and maintain Platforms, Instruments, Sub-Systems and or individual components. Develops the semi-complex planning of detailed product development objectives. Participates in the preparation of semi-complex sketches, design layouts, and other specifications. Participates in semi-complex review of results to determine that products perform in the intended manner. Participates in preparing semi-complex prototypes for testing and provides technical assistance on design feasibility. Participates in standardizing semi-complex materials, components and assemblies. Participates in maintaining detailed and comprehensive records of all inventive ideas, designs, and semi-complex improvements. Participates in documenting product issues for future reference and problem resolution.  . Displays a high level of critical thinking in applying principles, theories, and concepts on a wide range of problems.


Independently performs important areas of standard professional level work that typically requires processing and interpreting, more complex, less clearly-defined issues. Refers semi-complex, unusual problems to others. Identifies and resolves readily identifiable, clearly-defined problems.   Demonstrates a good grasp of knowledge and principles of field of specialization and applies through successful completion of assignments.  Successfully applies knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures of particular area of specialization.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience 
  • BS/MS Degree in Mechanical, Biomedical or Electrical Engineering, or related discipline

  • Minimum 2-5 years of total work experience in product development related field

  • Fundamental  technical aptitude, including applicable engineering tools and systems

  • Fundamental  knowledge of mechanical/electrical datasheets

  • Self-motivated, self-organized and results-oriented
  • Solid communication and coordination skills
  • Team player with professional/positive personal presence
  • Domestic travel required (~5-10%)
  • International travel possible (~<5%)

 Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience 

  • Experience with modelling and drafting tools (e.g. Nx, SolidWorks, ProE,etc)

  • Work experience in Teamcenter, SAP P41, and/or TFS
  • Experience in Release/Configuration Engineering
  • Product Life Cycle Management, AGILE, SCRUM, Life Science Instrument Hardware


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