Principal Electrical Engineer- Medical Device- Waltham, MA

Waltham Permanent USD145,000 - USD155,000
  • Growth Opportunity with a Medical Device Organization
  • Exciting work environment with innovative technology

About Our Client

This organization is an established but continuing to growing medical device company developing an electrical system for imaging medical applications. The 15 year-old business has continued to rapidly growing with its successful product line and are looking to expand into other avenues of the market with their advanced technology.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


The Principal Electrical Engineer with be responsible for:

  • Interface with other engineering disciplines and cross‐functional resources to ensure robust and
  • producible product designs
  • Work with PCB layout and schematics, hands on bread board prototyping, and functional testing
  • Design system electronics including component selection, multi‐layer PCBs, FPGA's / SOC's, and
  • charging circuits
  • Develop test and qualification plans and procedures for components, sub‐assembly, and system level
  • verification / validation
  • Develop sensing circuits, perform characterization of sensing performance, and measurements of
  • sensing in response to stimulation
  • Determine requirements for electronic components and assist with initial component selection,
  • sourcing, and qualification
  • Reports to VP of New Product Development

The Successful Applicant

The Successful Principal Electrical Engineer will have what follows:

  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering
  • 6+ years of engineering work experience (medical device field preferred)
  • Skilled in the use of design and analysis tools, such as Altium (or similar)
  • Practical understanding and application of IEC 60601 standards
  • Knowledge of RoHS and REACH requirements
  • Experience with imaging, scanning or optical based devices
  • Advanced computer skills using Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Experience with component selection of low‐power electronic
  • Ability to manage medical device design controls, develop and define requirements, & testing protocols
  • Knowledge of electrical engineering disciplines such as analog and digital circuit design and be proficient with microprocessors and firmware development

What's on Offer

The Successful Principal Electrical Engineer will be offered:

  • Competitive compensation including bonus & equity
  • Highly competitive benefits including health & 401k matching
  • Flexibility to work from home
  • Great growth and leadership opportunity working directly with senior management
Jack Donahue
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Production, Manufacturing
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
Contract Type
Consultant name
Jack Donahue
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