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Job Description

Auris Health is hiring for a Senior Electrical Engineer located in Redwood City, CA.

Auris Health, Inc., part of the Johnson & Johnson family of companies, is transforming medical intervention. By combining advancements in medical robotics, instrumentation, navigation and data science, Auris is building a platform technology capable of expanding the applicability of robotics to a spectrum of medical procedures. Learn more about Auris Health at

This Senior Electrical Engineer is responsible for the system level design and hands-on implementation of new medical devices which comprise of electronics with digital and analog signal circuits, high power and electro-mechanical subsystems. The candidate will be a natural problem solver, able to work independently and contribute to all aspects of development, testing and document generation. This position is also responsible for troubleshooting, failure analysis (FA) and root cause analysis (RCA) at the system level with commercial tools and equipment

Core Job Responsibilities:
•Work with cross functional teams to identify the customer needs and develop system to meet these needs.
•Design experience and schematic capture of low-noise analog, power electronics, and high- speed digital signal integrity required.
•Develop system specifications, test plans, protocols, and reports for designs, including power, thermal, EMC, electrical safety and functional performance
•In collaboration with other EE and ME team members ensure that the product(s) meet IEC standards for medical devices in areas of IEC 60601, IEC-60601-1, EMI/EMC(60601-1-2) and IEC 60601-2-2
•In collaboration with internal customers, lead the multi-disciplinary design, prototype, and transfer-to-production of all System related tasks of robotic surgical medical systems.
•Provide engineering support for new product transfer to manufacturing, i.e. building prototypes, test fixtures and stations, failure and root cause analysis of failed electrical systems, sub-systems and components.


Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, And Experience:
•7+(BS) or 5+(MS) years of related experience
•Expert knowledge in system level hardware design & development, analysis, architectures, reliability, and risk mitigation.
•Understand the electrical system interfaces such as EtherCAT, RS422/RS485, RS232, I2C, SPI, SSI, BiSS, USB and etc.
•Excellent hands-on ability to build, debug, and modify the system and perform system failure analysis
•Familiar with electronics lab instruments, such as oscilloscopes, function generators, spectrum analyzers
•Hands-on Experience and knowledge on defining system requirements.
•Quality-minded and process-oriented (familiar with good manufacturing and documentation processes)
•Autonomous in taking initiative and completing projects
•Detail-oriented and organized
•Electrical design experience of Printed Circuit Assemblies including digital (FPGA, microcontroller, RAM, Flash), analog, and power circuits desired.
•Working knowledge of medical devices and FDA regulations desired
•Strong written and verbal English communication skills are required
•Familiarity with Agile & JIRA is a plus
•Hands-on experience in PCB SMD soldering and rework is a plus
•Experience with Altium PCB design tools is a plus
•Medical Surgical Robotics experience is a Plus
•Hands-on IEC compliance experience a Plus.
•Ability to work in a regulated environment in compliance to ISO 13485 and 21 CFR 820.

Work Environment
This position operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, and photocopiers.

Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk; use hands and fingers, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are flexible Monday through Friday, generally 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.


Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies are equal opportunity employers, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Primary Location
United States-California-Redwood City-
Auris Health, Inc. (6267)
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