Hologic Electrical Engineer in Westford, Massachusetts

Electrical Engineer

Post Date Jun 20, 2018

At 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

What 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.

None 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 communities.

While 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 mind.

Job Purpose:

Electrical engineer is responsible for the testing and documentation of the electrical systems. Will define and write electrical system technical specifications and verifications for changes to existing product lines and communicate change order information to coworkers and managers in other departments. Must work within project timelines completing the selection, prototyping, testing and production release of the changes. Work interdepartmentally to develop optimal solutions. Knowledge of power electronics designs for laser applications using high voltage and current control with power devices (IGBT, MOSFET, etc.) is preferred. Medical device or laser experience is not required although relevant experience is always a plus.

Key Results Area:

  • Responsible for modifications to the design and implementationof circuit boards using analog, digital & power electronics circuitsfor high power medical lasers.

  • Responsible for the component selection, electricalmodifications and design verification of system level integration ofelectronic subsystems.

  • Hands on experience of PCB design using OrCADCapture for schematics and Allegro or Layout for PCB design, componentplacement, routing and guidelines

  • Knowledge of IEC/UL standards for medical device productdesign including isolation design, compliance and product safety.

  • Understanding of EN60601 requirements/constraintsfor PCB and system design

  • This position is 80% sustaining and 20% newdesign activities

Behavioral and Interpersonal :

  • Must be self-motivated, detail oriented, possess strongorganizational and communication skills.

  • Works well with others, is thorough anddemonstrates good judgment

  • Takes responsibility for projects, requirementsand schedules.

  • Inspire cooperation and success among the EEteam.

  • This position willinteract with several departments within the organization.

Experience and Education Requirements :

  • Must have competence in PCB level design, documentation and production with an emphasis on power electronics, analog & digital electronics.

  • Product support experience of systems, sub-assemblies and circuit boards is required.

  • Experience developing medical devices in an ISO and FDA regulated environment is preferred.

  • BSEE/BSEET required

  • 5 – 8 years’ experience in a system design environment is required

Agency and Third Party Recruiter 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 Employer inclusive of disability and veterans.