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Electrical/Biomedical Engineer
Ref No.: 17-01189
Location: Mountain 3, California
Position Type:Contract
Project Overview: 
The project's goal is to reduce healthcare costs and improve quality of life metrics through better medical sensors. The candidate will join a small, multi-disciplinary team to assist in the design and development of a Client non-invasive medical device. The project tasks will range from refinement of an existing prototype to small scale production for clinical study testing. 

Top 3 Daily Responsibilities: 
  1. Design, assembly, and testing of clinical prototypes 
  2. Development, integration, and testing of device firmware 
  3. Assisting with clinical studies (documentation, deploying and monitoring hardware) 
Overall Responsibilities: 
  • Printed circuit board (PCB) design, assembly, documentation, verification 
  • Component evaluation and selection (sensors, motors) 
  • Coordinating device form factor with other team members (mechanical engineers, industrial designers) 
  • Development of firmware to support hardware integration 
  • Coordinating the assembly and test of initial devices 
  • Deploying and monitoring hardware for internal/external clinical studies 
Required Skills: 
  • BS Electrical or Biomedical Engineering 
  • 3+ years of experience with schematic capture, PCB layout, and benchtop bringup of new boards 
  • At least one significant project that involved the development of C++ firmware 
  • Altium PCB Design software 
  • Embedded C++ 
  • Basic proficiency with benchtop measurement equipment 
  • Good communication and documentation skills 

Nice to Have Skills/Not Required: 
  • Nordic nRF52 & Bluetooth Low Energy 
  • Small form factor (wearables) 
  • Battery powered electronics design 
  • Medical device experience 
  • Knowledge of basic physiology 
  • Proficiency in Matlab and experience with basic data analysis 
  • Motor control (electronics and control software)