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Engineer, R&D in Sunnyvale, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 1/17/2019

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Job Description

Our client, a medical devices manufacturing company, is looking for a Sr. Engineer - R&D, Electrical for their facility in Sunnyvale, CA.

This is an estimated 6 months Contingent position and is offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. We are among the largest Staffing Companies in the USA for Contingent/Temporary and Direct Hire placements, and support many of the top rated IT, Engineering and Aerospace companies in the USA


We are seeking an experienced, high caliber Senior Electrical Engineer to play a key role in our electrical engineering team and as part of our Mechanical Circulatory Support R&D group. In this position, you will design and develop new products for our market-leading Ventricular-Assist devices. Each employee can make a difference and has the power, either individually or as a team, to influence the success of the company. We are team-oriented, fast-paced and progressive. We value people with great ideas who partner with others both internally and externally to take action and accomplish goals. Impact this role will have:

• Design and oversee implementation and verification of PCBA- -level electronics for life-sustaining medical devices

• Design Verification protocols, testing, and execution of electronics systems.

• Select appropriate components and technologies

• Starting from high-level use cases and system requirements as input, author hardware requirement specifications, failure mode analysis, test protocols, test reports and detailed design documents

• Conduct design reviews to achieve team alignment

• Develop company’s competitive edge

• Troubleshoot and debug system level problems and isolate root causes

Minimum qualifications and education:

• Bachelor of Science in electrical/electronic engineering

• Command of analog circuit design and systems theory as it applies to signal acquisition and conditioning or electromechanical control systems

• Experience in Design Verification for electronics systems, including standard electrical test equipment. • Command of schematic capture and circuit layout tools, preferably Altium.

• A minimum of 8 years of relevant hardware design and development experience, including a minimum of 3 years direct experience in developing active medical devices following design controls

• Experience in other regulated industry (e.g. aerospace, automotive) will be considered

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions. We offer our Workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and re-deployment assistance.

Volt is publicly traded on the NYSE MKT under the symbol "VISI".  To learn more about Volt, please visit: Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.