Senior Electrical Engineer
Post Date Jan 22, 2019
Hologic, we’re an innovative medical technology company that enables healthier
lives everywhere, every day. We are also a company that prospers and grows,
which is why we’ve been able to expand our offerings to empower even more
people and champion women’s health
powers our growth across Breast & Skeletal Health, Diagnostics, GYN
Surgical and Medical Aesthetics Solutions is also what differentiates us: the
exceptional and clinically proven capacity of our products to detect, diagnose
and treat illnesses and other health conditions earlier and better. This
clinical superiority creates high expectations, which we fulfill by continually
challenging ourselves to improve health through better technology, education
and market access.
of this would be possible without the talent and passion of our employees.
Together, our expertise and dedication to developing and sharing more robust,
science-based certainty drives our global presence and a promising pipeline
that responds to the unmet health and wellness needs of women, families and
we focus on women’s health and well-being, we are committed to having an even
broader benefit on the world. Together, we advocate for better health and
wellness through solutions that provide ever greater certainty and peace of
You will be part of an enthusiastic, dynamic,
results-oriented team of mechanical and electrical development engineers, and
interface directly with software development engineers, scientists, design
assurance engineers, and product managers working to define and develop
Hologic’s best-in-class Skeletal division products. The ideal candidate is one
who understands complex electro-mechanical systems, and how they interact with
software, manufacturing, service, and external vendors, to fulfill product
+ This position would report to the Director ofResearch and Development.
+ Candidate will work with and provide somesupervision to lower level engineering staff
+ Lead new electrical designs
+ Lead sustaining engineering efforts related toelectrical design changes.
+ Test electrical systems and subsystems in bothanalog and digital electronics.
+ Create supporting documentation. (DesignRequirements, specifications, verification protocols/reports…)
+ Adhere to the Hologic design control standards.
**Duties & Responsibilities:**
+ Successful candidate will havean in-depth understanding of electrical systems, will serve as atroubleshooter and will be key problem solver on projects and will havethe ability to design at all levels.
+ Applied electrical engineeringknowledge concerning the research, design and development of new productshaving state-of-the-art sophistication for X-ray generators, dataacquisition, signal processing, power supplies, etc.
+ Provides technical leadership and supervision tolower-level engineering staff.
+ Designs and directs engineering personnel infabrication of test control apparatus and equipment, and determines methods,procedures, and conditions for testing the engineered products and associatedapparatus.
+ Involved in the specification and selection ofelectronic components.
+ Evaluates and test components.
+ Directs activities to ensure that manufacturing,construction, installation and operational testing conform to functionalspecifications and customer requirements.
+ Ensuresdesign, fabrication, maintenance and repair methods/processes are developed aswellas executed in a manner, which supports all quality standards.
+ Analog design
+ Digital design
+ Cable and harnessingdesign
+ Power distributionassemblies
+ Knowledge of CAM350(Design tool) a plus
+ Knowledge of designsimulators (Spice)
+ Ability to create andmanage documentation in accordance with Hologic design control procedures is amust.
+ Required to learn“Agile”, Hologic product development life cycle management tool.
+ Experience working in aregulated industry is a plus.
+ Reviews and approvesdocumentation.
+ Maintains design andtest records.
+ Active participant informal design reviews.
+ Must be able to test anddebug complex electronic designs to a component level.
+ Must be able and willingto perform hands-on fabrication, testing, and repair work that is required tosupport assigned activities as needed when support from technicians may not bereadily available.
+ Ability to writeembedded code to test designs is a plus.
+ Candidate must haveexperience and be proficient at using laboratory test equipment used inelectrical engineering work. This includes but is not limited to;
+ Spectrum analyzers
+ Function generators
+ Logic Analyzers
+ Ability to work withother electrical engineers (Both senior and junior) and technicians.
+ Ability to work with Designassurance engineers to perform the testing and verification of designs.
+ Ability to work withmechanical and software engineers to assure design compatibility.
+ Ability to communicatewith Project Managers and direct supervisors on current status as it related tomeeting commitments.
+ Ability to communicatewith manufacturing personnel.
+ Ability to communicatewith filed service engineers.
+ 8+ year’s relevantworking experience.
+ Accepts accountabilityfor assigned tasks.
+ A working knowledge ofinternational electrical standards related to medical devices is a plus.
+ Troubleshooting skills
+ Ability to recognize andreport problems affecting successful completion of project, and suggestsolution.
+ Significant technicalcontributor to generation of specifications and schedules.
+ Must be able to applyelectrical design techniques and possess knowledge of practical electrical andfabrication solutions for the design of complex electro mechanical products.
+ Electrical problemsolving ability required.
**Education:** Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering
in Engineering, a plus
of 8 years’ experience
given to experience in medical device field
+ Orcad Schematic Capture a plus
+ Word Office Suite a must
+ Understanding of medical device compliancestandards a plus
+ Knowledge of electrical compliance standards.
+ Knowledge of design controls a must.
(Including Physical & Mental requirements)
+ Mustbe able to repetitively lift and carry product weighing approximately 30 lbs.
**Agency and Third PartyRecruiter Notice:**
Agencies that submit a resume to Hologic must have a
current executed Hologic Agency Agreement executed by a member of the Human
Resource Department. In addition Agencies may only submit candidates to
positions for which they have been invited to do so by a Hologic
Recruiter. All resumes must be sent to
the Hologic Recruiter under these terms or they will not be considered.
**_Hologic, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employerinclusive of disability and veterans._**