Hardware Engineer, Sr

Hoffman Estates, Illinois
04 Oct 2016
19 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Division Healthineers
Job Type Regular

Business Unit AT - Advanced Therapies
Job Time Full-Time

Functional Area ENG - Engineering
Experience Level Mid Level

Req ID 157875
Required Education Bachelors Degree

Location IL - Hoffman Estates
Required Travel 5%

Division Description
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

With 45,000 employees Siemens Healthineers is one of the world's largest suppliers of technology to the healthcare industry and a leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics and healthcare IT. All supported by a comprehensive portfolio of clinical consulting, training, and services available across the globe and tailored to customers' needs. So that more people can have a life that is longer, richer, and more filled with happiness.

For more information, please visit: http://www.usa.siemens.com/healthcare

Job Description
The Advanced Therapies (AT) division of Siemens Medical Solutions has an opening for a Senior Hardware Engineer to develop Cardiac Cath Lab products. The position is located at our Hoffman Estates, IL facility.

• Leadership - Provide technical team leadership to a small group of engineers.
• Hardware Design Specification - Write and review design specifications for new product features
• Hardware Prototyping - Design and develop prototypes to evaluate new technology and assess feasibility
• Hardware Development - Design, implement, review and test electrical medical equipment
• Hardware Testing - Conduct and evaluate accelerated lifecycle testing to ensure our high quality standards
• Innovation - Follow trends in the market and evaluate applicability to our medical products
• Requirement Reviews - Participate in reviews and work with Systems Engineering to ensure proper implementation of features
• Peer Reviews - Conduct and participate in peer reviews to ensure product quality

• BS in Electrical Engineering or related field required. Masters degree a plus
• 5+ years of electronic hardware development experience preferably in a medical device or other regulated environment
• Proven leadership abilities
• Good understanding and proven design experience of small signal analog circuitry, A/D conversion, instrumentation, and signal conditioning
• Design experience with electronic systems using digital logic (micro-controllers, ASICs, PLDs, FPGAs, etc.)
• Hands on experience designing digital integrated circuitry using e.g. VHDL, AHDL, Verilog, ALTERA, XILINX
• Digital signal processing design experience a plus
• Knowledge of PCI, PCIe, USB standards beneficial
• Some C, C++, Windows programming experience, a plus
• Windows driver programming experience, a plus
• Experience with world-wide safety, susceptibility, and EMI requirements (UL1262, IEC 60601, CSA, CE Mark)
• Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
• Produce excellent results with minimal supervision
• Strong quality orientation and customer focus
• Ability to travel domestic and international working with our OEM partners (5%)
Siemens encourages qualified long-term unemployed individuals to apply for open positions.

Offer of employment with Siemens is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screen, subject to applicable laws and regulations.

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