Lead Systems and Electronics Eng
August 18, 2016
Position Type:
Full Time
Basic qualifications:
• Extensive experience and intimate knowledge of low-power systems electronics for medical devices including RF, analog, digital electronics, and firmware.
• Track record in medical device design from concept to productization
• Expertise in low-power electronics design
• Experience in translating user requirements to electrical engineering requirement for medical devices
• Extensive experience and intimate knowledge in design for reliability, testability, and manufacturability for medical devices
• Extensive experience and intimate knowledge of Electronics systems modelling and associated tools
• Track record in using new technologies in the field of integrated circuits, integration technologies, miniature batteries.
• Demonstrated skills in IP generation through granted patents
• Experience in in-vivo validation of electronic components

Preferred qualifications:
• PhD or equivalent in experience
• Experience in reliability engineering and failure mechanisms of electronics and electronics components.
• Experience in Class III neuromodulation devices
• Strong project management skills
• Deep understanding of ISO/IEC/IEEE standards regulating the design, testing, and validation of implantable medical devices.

** We will provide relocation support where applicable, final working location is likely to be US West Coast - TBC **

Summary ...

The successful candidate will join the Bioelectronics R&D and Neuromodulation Devices team and will be accountable for:

• Defining strategy and associated budget on the development of systems electronics for miniature neuromodulation devices
• Select and hiring work force to develop critical parts of software system.
• Owning the electronics architecture of implantable and external components of neuromodulation devices
• Specifying, architect, and design the systems electronics architecture
• Creating specifications for Custom Integrated Circuits design and work with Integrated Circuit designers for novel components.
• Bringing system level solutions to the challenges of miniature and low-power implants and protect these solutions with patents.
• Implementing Design for Testability, Manufacturability, and Reliability for commercialization.
• Owning the verification of systems electronics for neuromodulation implants and external accessories
• Adopting best practices and standard way of working towards the certification of our devices for human use.
• Working with Quality Engineering and Regulatory team and ensure the compliance of our neuromodulation devices with standards
• Working with test engineers to define best test methodologies and validate the performance of our neuromodulation devices
• Working with the treatment programmer leaders to ensure that the electronics are compliant with treatment requirements

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