Search Phillips' capabilities by:
Return to Jobs List

Electronic Hardware Design Engineer

Requisition Number: P12232

Region: US
State: Wisconsin
City: Hudson


  • Expand the capability for electronic hardware development at the Hudson location, in collaboration with existing EE staff.
  • Perform the development of electronic hardware for portable battery-powered medical devices. 
  • Assist in performance of systems design tasks, such as writing systems requirement specifications.
  • Write the related design input and design output documentation supporting this development activity
  • Write, oversee, and perform verification test protocols for hardware systems, and report on results. 
  • Establish electronic hardware development processes that comply with IEC 13485 standards.  
  • Develop and fabricate production functional test equipment, or facilitate external procurement of same.
  • Build relationships with the existing electronic hardware team in Struer, Denmark to gain leverage on their skills, processes and bandwidth.
  • There is a growth opportunity for electrical design team functional management with this position, but this track is optional.

Qualifications - Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Biomedical Engineering (electrical emphasis), but preference is given to a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering or related graduate degree.
  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience developing electronic hardware for medical devices, or similar consumer health devices. Preference will be given for experience with hand-portable, battery-powered devices.

Qualifications - Skills & Competencies

  • Experience with ARM Cortex microprocessor architecture and related development tools. Prefer additional experience with TI MSP430 microprocessor architecture and tools.
  • Experience with these hardware components: Primary and rechargeable batteries, power management ICs, sensors, BLE and WIFI wireless hardware, motors and motor drive circuitry.Experience with medical device design verification, and with ISO13485 design controls methodology.
  • Familiar with IEC 60601 requirements, and FCC part15/ETSI radio hardware regulations.
  • Experience with ECAD schematic entry and PCB layout tools such as Altium or equivalent.
  • Prefer experience co-writing hardware layer embedded software in collaboration with software development team.


This facility operates under International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), and therefore, any person hired must demonstrate with verifiable documentation that he/she is either: (i) a U.S. Citizen; (ii) an active Green Card Holder; or (iii) a “Protected Person” as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324(b)(a)(3).


Apply Online


Capabilities by Material