Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 103,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.
Senior Electrical Design Engineer
Under general direction, works independently to design new products, fixtures, tools and processes and maintain existing products in a fast-paced cross-functional design environment. Provides instruction, oversight, and mentoring to other design engineers.
Stays current on new technologies and design practices and utilizes them in new designs. Exhibits quality in their work and pushes for excellence in themselves and others.
Ownership of PCB assembly design cycle from requirements through commercial launch
Applies advanced engineering and scientific principles to circuit designs and test data to determine optimal design choices and solutions to issues
Responsible for developing new designs independently while effectively leveraging other team members
Plans and coordinates design activities with larger product development team to assure project completion
Investigates and addresses key issues with existing products
Mentors and trains other design engineers
This is a non-supervisory role
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related field
7+ years of relevant electrical engineering experience in the design and fabrication of embedded PCB assemblies
Demonstrated experience with PCB CAD design
Key contributor to at least 5 PCB product development cycles
Solid understanding of high speed signal integrity physics and EMI mitigation techniques
Strong verbal and written communication skills with ability to communicate at multiple levels of the organization
Advanced degree in Electrical Engineering or related field
RF experience with 2.4GHz communication
Working knowledge of electromagnetism
AIMD (Active Implantable Medical Device) MRI safety experience
Experience with Altium Designer
Experience with medical device design
Experience with firmware / C# development
JOB FAMILY:Product Development
LOCATION:United States > Texas > Plano : 6901 Preston Road
TRAVEL:Yes, 5 % of the Time
SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES:Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day), Keyboard use (greater or equal to 50% of the workday)
Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.
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