Principal Electrical Engineer, Project Manager - Clearwater, Florida United States - 23066

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Job #: 23066
Title: Principal Electrical Engineer, Project Manager
Job Location: Clearwater, Florida - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $130,000.00 - $140,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Other Compensation: 20% bonus and stock options
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Will accept Visa sponsorships
Relocation Paid?: Yes


Medical Device experience needed for a Princial Eletrical Engineer/Project Manager located in Clearwater, Tampa, St. Petersburg, FL 

This is a key role in the R&D department, providing electrical design and development expertise and technical leadership to the team throughout the entire product lifecycle. The position requires a team-oriented individual with strong engineering, organizational and interpersonal skills and the ability to pass those skills to less experienced engineers.




The key responsibilities:

  • Serve as the project manager and electrical engineering liaison with the engineers in our facility for the development of electrosurgical generators.
  • Project management of intermediate to large electrosurgical generator development projects or programs.
  • Provide electrical engineering support to cross-functional teams during the development of energy based accessory devices.
  • Develop aggressive but realistic project timelines.
  • Drive results through building relationships and strong technical decision making. 
  • Lead generator product development through various stages of prototyping to final design by applying sound and good engineering principles including product requirements, concept design, concept selection, prototyping, testing, pre-clinical evaluation etc.
  • Work directly with clinicians to review product performance. Define and understand customer requirements and translate those requirements into product designs.
  • Serve as subject matter expert for electrical safety testing and performance standards.
  • Evaluate and apply design tradeoffs and constraints for design optimization.
  • Ensure product design robustness through appropriate testing.
  • Execute reliability test program for new designs (including for example HASS/HALT testing)
  • Apply DFSS, DFA, DFM, Design for Lean and other fundamental engineering principles.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Led full life cycle NPD cross functional teams
  • BS degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • Extensive knowledge of electrical safety testing and performance requirements.

Minimum Qualifications

  • BS degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • A minimum of 8 years of overall experience with progressively increasing responsibility. 
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience developing and testing generators.
  • Previous experience in a highly regulated environment for Class II medical devices.
  • Working knowledge of electrical safety testing and performance requirements.
  • Comprehensive experience and strong track record in product design and development.
  • Experience in managing development projects with tight timelines.
  • Understanding of DFSS, DFM and Design for Lean activities in early phases of product design.
  • Experience working with clinicians for development of new products including translating user needs to engineering requirements and design.
  • Executing pre-clinical and/or cadaver labs for evaluation of prototypes and new designs.
  • Working knowledge of DFMEA and other risk assessment tools.

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree