Philips Development Engineer in Colorado Springs, Colorado
In this role, you have the opportunity to:
Become a part of a dynamic team to develop and maintain state-of-the-art laser medical equipment and smart therapy catheters, solving important clinical needs and positively impacting patients, saving lives and limbs.
You are responsible for:
Having a solid technical understanding of mechanical systems and the basic toolset for mechanical design
Working within a cross functional team to generate new product designs or changes to existing product given specific input requirements and constraints.
Generating design documentation such as product requirements, CAD models, drawings, BOMs, test protocols, test reports, Engineering Change Orders, assembly instructions.
Producing prototypes for evaluation, development, and test, which may include assembly and limited machining.
Supporting with the evaluation of prototypes in clinical scenarios as necessary
Working with vendors on component design and fabrication.
Producing invention disclosures for new design concepts.
Developing and executes engineering studies, analyzes data, provides recommendations.
CAD proficient in creating both solid models and finished drawings – SolidWorks preferred
You are a part of:
Our R&D organization dedicated to the delivery and accessibility of important laser and catheter based medical device solutions for Lead Management, Coronary Atherectomy, and Peripheral Atherectomy businesses within Philips Image Guided Therapy Devices. You will belong to a fast-paced, motivated, and collaborative cross-functional project team.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience:
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Physics or equivalent skills and experience – BS in Mechanical Engineering preferred
Demonstrated communications skills to enable effective contribution as a member of a multi-functional team is essential
2 + years of relevant industry experience
Experience working in a regulated environment (e.g. FDA) preferred
Experience with medical devices is a plus
Demonstrated drive for results
Passion for learning and continuous improvement
Excellent written and verbal communication abilities
Desire to help craft an environment in which all team members are respected regardless of their individual differences based on consistently demonstrated personal values
In return, we offer you:
The opportunity to learn from our engineers, clinicians, sales leaders, and other industry professionals about our state-of-the-art laser systems and disposable products. The opportunity to become a highly influential subject matter expert for software engineering in our products. The opportunity to be among experts and leaders in the medical device industry who are dedicated to creating a dynamic, challenging working environment and who will support your continued growth.
Why should you join Philips?
Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.
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