Electrical Engineer II in Maplewood, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 9/26/2018

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Senior Electrical Engineer (12-month contract) St. Paul, MN


We are seeking an experienced, high caliber Senior Electrical Engineer to assist in a dedicated sustaining engineering projects within the Cardiac Arrhythmia and Heart Failure, Electrophysiology division. The position will be responsible for assisting in sustaining and continuing development of technologies including RF ablation generators, the EnSite Velocity 3D mapping and navigation technology and the EP-WorkMate recording system family of products.  This individual will be responsible for design changes and assessments for hardware both digital and analog, development of verification plans and reports, and associated design transfers to production.


  • Participates on engineering teams in completing development projects.
  • Printed circuit board design, schematic entry, and design simulation experience.
  • Leads small-scale design change efforts in support of continuation engineering activities.
  • Completes system, analog, digital, and firmware designs.  This includes setting and revising requirements and specifications, debugging, testing electrical circuits and systems, and completing documentation to ensure feasibility and verifiability of performance.
  • Plans, coordinates, and assists in executing the activities of development teams in support of project goals.
  • Effectively communicates the project successes, risks, and roadblocks to the appropriate management levels.
  • Identifies and mitigates project risks.
  • Interfaces with various internal functions, outside consultants, vendors, and the medical community.
  • Supports animal studies, bench testing, clinical evaluations, and production
  • Establishes test methods and model development
  • Ensures compliance with procedural and documentation requirements of FDA and ISO design controls
  • Contributes to strategic initiatives for continuous improvement
  • Solves complex and diverse technical problems by applying sound judgment, creativity, appropriate data analysis, and technical expertise.


  • 5-7 years’ experience in product development/engineering.
  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Project leadership experience
  • Ability to influence and negotiate
  • Ability to effectively communicate at all levels of the organization
  • Possesses a positive attitude with strong interpersonal and team skills
  • Familiarity with Altium PCB Design Software
  • Embedded firmware design experience
  • Familiarity with IEC 60601 family of standards
  • Statistical analysis, or similar tool set

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer