Fresenius Medical Care North America Engineering Tech II in Lawrence, Massachusetts
PURPOSE AND SCOPE:
The Electrical Engineering Technician II is a technical member in the FMCNA-NxStage Research and Development group. This individual will assist in the design and development of hardware products. Our products are complex electro-mechanical systems requiring excellent collaboration across project teams and with counterparts in other departments.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Works as a team member to test and troubleshoot electronic circuitry and subsystem components.
Build and assemble complex electro-mechanical assemblies
Rework surface mount and through-hole printed circuit board assemblies
Perform Electrical Subsystem verification testing, calibration, and troubleshooting; document work and results in conformance with NxStage Standard Operating Procedures
Build cables from sketches and Document cable assemblies
Create other documentation as requested (Test Procedures, Work Instructions, Test Reports)
Participate in continuous improvement activities, including fixture development and process improvement
Participate in the investigation of problems and product problem reports
Use Document Control system to access documents and to check-in completed test records
Calibrate PCB assemblies and load programming patterns using personal computers
Assist in inspections and testing of product components to ensure compliance to specifications and applicable standards
Assists engineers in sourcing/procuring components and supplies.
Manage equipment used by Engineering and lab personnel
Provide other assistance as requested
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING CONDITIONS :
The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Regularly required to talk, hear, sit, stand, and walk.
Must be able to lift 50 lbs. with assistance as required.
- Associates Degreerequired,Bachelor’s Degreea plus
EXPERIENCE AND REQUIRED SKILLS :
5+ years of experience
Exceptional troubleshooting ability
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Soldering and de-soldering skills
Skilled in the setup, adjustment and operation of laboratory equipment and instruments, some of which will include the following: oscilloscopes, digital multimeters, data acquisition systems, safety analyzers.
Able to work with limited supervision
Skilled with Word and Excel
Familiarity with Agile product data management a plus
Familiarity with medical devices and ISO13485 quality system is a plus
Good organizational and follow-up skills
Ability to interface with multiple groups in the organization
Positive and optimistic attitude
Ability to use common hand and power assisted assembly tools
Strong computer skills
Ability to lift heavy objects
EO/AA Employer: Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Fresenius Medical Care North America maintains a drug-free workplace in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.
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