Sr. Electrical Engineer

Chicago, Illinois, US

Company: ZOLL

Category: Architecture and Engineering Occupations

Published on 2021-11-04T17:54:42.000000Z

ZOLL Medical is seeking a Sr. Electrical Engineer in Rolling Meadows, IL. Join our team. It’s a great time to be a part of ZOLL!

NOTE: ZOLL now mandates COVID vaccinations subject to legal exemptions

We offer:

  • Competitive Compensation - $120,000/year plus Bonus
  • A comprehensive benefits package – Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • HSA, FSA, 401K with Company Match
  • Tuition Assistance, onsite personal health and wellness coaching
  • Give back to local communities with company sponsored events
  • Job Summary:

    Independently evaluates, selects, and applies standard engineering techniques (Good Design Practices), procedures, and criteria to the design, development and enhancement of new and currently marketed external pacemaker, defibrillator and other electronic circuitry incorporated in ZOLL therapy/monitoring products. Architects, designs, tests, qualifies and documents new and revised electrical systems/subsystems including related analog, digital, power supply, electrical isolation and high voltage circuitry. Works closely with other electrical, mechanical and software engineers to design, develop, and support complete systems and subsystems. May act in the role of lead electrical engineer (Task Leader) within a development team, group, or department responsible for specific new product development projects. Efforts are primarily technical in nature but may include limited managerial activities such as project management duties. Works with outside vendors and contractors as required to accomplish tasks. Support Manufacturing and Quality Assurance groups as required to debug or improve existing designs.

    Essential Functions:

  • Acts in the role of hands-on, high level electrical designer
  • Works as a member of a new product design and development team where he/she may lead and/or coordinate the efforts of a small group other staff
  • Often coordinates the efforts of 1-5 indirect reports including EE technicians, manufacturing engineers/ technicians, purchasing, or documentation
  • Works with outside vendors as required to specify, develop, and qualify custom components, assemblies, etc. required to accomplish design, testing and product qualification goals.
  • 30% Architecture, design, development and product qualification tasks associated with new or currently marketed products. This includes being the technical focus when product architecture and design planning is performed.
  • 30% Documentation of new or revised products.
  • 20% - Debug testing, or qualification of designs
  • 10% Direct or indirect coordination of company personnel to design, prototype, integrate new or revised products. May be a task leader on a project.
  • 5% Participates in technical design reviews or new or revised products.
  • 5% Other Projects as assigned
  • Skill Requirements:

  • Experience in the design, documentation, and testing of analog and digital electronics; power supply and high voltage circuit design helpful but not required
  • Product-specific experience, such as designing defibrillators, pacemakers or low level analog signal equipment would be a strong plus
  • Familiarity with medical device safety agency approval processes such as UL or ETL a plus
  • Medical product design experience a definite plus, especially with IEC60601-1 and related standards
  • Computer literacy and proficiency required
  • Mastery of English language in verbal and written communication
  • Required/ Preferred Education and Experience:

  • BSEE or equivalent degree, MSEE is preferred
  • 8+ years or Master's Degree and 6+ years of electrical engineering and product design experience
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