Abbott Senior MRI Safety Design Engineer in Plano, Texas
At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.
Under general direction, works independently to design new products, fixtures, tools and processes and maintain existing products in a fast-paced cross-functional design environment. Stays current on new technologies and design practices related to MRI safety improvement and testing, and utilizes them in new designs. Exhibits quality in their work and pushes for excellence in themselves and others.
Develops circuit designs towards improving device safety in MRI
Applies advanced RF engineering and electromagnetism principles to circuit designs and test data to determine optimal design choices and solutions to issues
Develops validated test fixtures and methods for MRI safety characterization testing
Develops documentation and supporting analysis
Develops new designs independently while effectively leveraging other team members
Plans and coordinates design activities with larger product development team to assure project completion
Investigates and addresses key issues with existing products
Mentors and trains other design engineers
This is a non-supervisory role
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or related field
7+ years of relevant electrical engineering experience
Demonstrated experience with high frequency design techniques
Working knowledge of electromagnetism
AIMD (Active Implantable Medical Device) MRI safety experience with a working knowledge of ISO/TS 10974
Key contributor to multiple PCB product development cycles
Solid understanding of high-speed signal-integrity physics and EMI mitigation techniques
Strong verbal and written communication skills with ability to communicate at multiple levels of the organization
Advanced degree in Electrical Engineering or related field
Experience with Altium Designer
Experience with medical device design
Experience with software development
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