Electrical design Technician

Location: Mound, Minnesota
Posted On: 6/16/2017
Job Code: EDT_MN_3255
Job Description
Client: Leading Medical Device Manufacturing Company
Job Title: Electrical design Technician
Location: Mounds View Minnesota 55112
Duration: 23+ months

Position description:
Develops and executes electrical tests to characterize or verify the functionality of hardware systems. Works closely with engineers to design and redesign devices, fixtures, test systems and components. Evaluates preliminary designs for compliance with specified requirements.

Position responsibilities:
• Performs a variety of technical duties including design, assemble, and test unique hardware and software test systems with minimal engineering input.
• Perform circuit characterization and design verification tests, analyzing and reporting results using spreadsheets, tables and graphs.
• Hardware circuit performance analysis and troubleshooting on analog and digital circuits.
• Contributes to design documentation that is required by Quality Systems and recommends changes as needed.
• Work closely with engineering and test partners, participating in design reviews, troubleshooting strategy, and issue resolution.

Basic qualifications:
• Must be able to read electrical schematics and have an understanding of analog and digital circuits and be able to operate test equipment such as Oscilloscopes, logic analyzer, counters, etc.
• 2+ years of LabVIEW programming experience with the ability to create automated test setups.
• Able to collect test data utilizing automated and manual test techniques.
• Desire and ability to work effectively and efficiently in a team environment. Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
• Good prioritization and verbal/written skills.
• Good working relationship with peers; able to create a positive work environment.

Education required:
Two-year electronics degree or equivalent.

Years of experience:
2 years in an electrical test environment

Specialized Knowledge Required
• The ideal candidate should have the following skills and experience
o Medical device design or experience in other highly regulated environments (Military, Government, etc.)
o Use of high end test equipment and or custom test setups to perform evaluation, characterization, or verification of electric designs
o Ability to working closely with other technicians and design engineers to evaluate new electrical designs and execute verification tests by collecting data and providing detailed reports after test completion

• Other desired knowledge and experience:
o research clinical and market released systems
o animal and human clinical studies
o electro-mechanical test experience
o understanding of Client's therapies and diagnostics
o test development and operation using LabVIEW
o RF test
o MRI test
o test systems simulation
o test instrument build

Desired/Preferred Qualifications
• Programming experience using LabVIEW, C++ or C#
• Experience using IEEE488 instrumentation
Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
LabVIEW, Research, C#, C++, Compliance, Engineering

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