Experience:
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Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
10/21/2016
Job Category:
Engineering
Engineer I, Electrical
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St. Jude Medical | Sylmar, CA
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Job Description

We are seeking an experienced, high caliber Engineer I, Electrical to perform entry-level activities to design and develop the layout, construction, and evaluation of a variety of prototype Printed Circuit Boards, fixtures, and tools. Identifies and routinely uses the most effective and cost-efficient business practices to execute processes. Promotes the process of continuous quality improvement and risk management and coordinates solutions for technical and project issues. Applies engineering and scientific principles to the evaluation and solution of technical problems. Exercises independent judgment in planning and organizing work; monitors performance and reports status. Identifies and routinely uses the most effective, cost efficient and best practices to execute processes; continually evaluates their effectiveness and appropriateness.

Each employee can make a difference at St. Jude Medical and has the power, either individually or as a team, to influence the success of the company. We are team-oriented, fast-paced and progressive. We value people with great ideas who partner with others both internally and externally to take action and accomplish goals.

Impact this role will have on St. Jude Medical:

* Provides supporting services and tooling at the direction of senior engineers and scientists
* Lays out and constructs a variety of prototype tools and fixtures required for development purposes
* Conducts evaluations, tests and analyses related to feasibility and function
* Performs troubleshooting and fault isolation activities on a variety of breadboards and hybrids
* Conducts measurements specified in design verification plans, documents and tabulates results, and provides engineering test reports
* Documents custom tools with specifications, schematics and mechanical layouts to support document control and tool release
* Support all Company initiatives as identified by management and in support of Quality Management Systems (QMS), Environmental Management Systems (EMS), and other regulatory requirements
* Complies with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, other regulatory requirements, Company policies, operating procedures, processes, and task assignments
* Maintains positive and cooperative communications and collaboration with all levels of employees, customers, contractors, and vendors
* Performs other related duties and responsibilities, on occasion, as assigned

Your experience(s), education and knowledge will further expand St. Jude Medical's marketplace success:

* Bachelor of Science in electrical/electronic engineering or related engineering field
* A minimum of six months of relevant work experience in performing the layout construction, and evaluation of a variety of Printed Circuit Boards, fixtures and tools
* Demonstrated ability to understand and comply with applicable FDA regulations and Company operating procedures, processes, policies and tasks
* Demonstrated personal computer skills and ability to perform basic word processing/spreadsheet tasks to perform documentation, presentation, and analysis activities
* Experience working in a broader enterprise/cross-division business unit model preferred
* Ability to work in a highly matrixed and geographically diverse business environment
* Ability to work within a team and as an individual contributor in a fast-paced, changing environment
* Ability to leverage and/or engage others to accomplish projects
* Strong verbal and written communications with ability to effectively communicate at multiple levels in the organization
* Multitasks, prioritizes and meets deadlines in timely manner
* Strong organizational and follow-up skills, as well as attention to detail
* Ability to maintain regular and predictable attendance

Your preferred qualifications and education:

* RF/MRI background/experience is a plus

About St. Jude Medical

St. Jude Medical, Inc. (St. Jude)develops, manufactures and distributes cardiovascular medical devices for the global cardiac rhythm management, cardiology and cardiac surgery and atrial fibrillation therapy areas and implantable neurostimulation devices for the management of chronic pain. The Company operates in four business segments: Cardiac Rhythm Management (CRM), Cardiovascular (CV), Atrial Fibrillation (AF) and Neuromodulation Systems (Neuro). On July 3, 2008, the Company completed the acquisition of EP MedSystems, Inc. On December 19, 2008, St. Jude acquired Radi Medical Systems. On December 22, 2008, St. Jude acquired MediGuide Inc. (Source: 10-K)