1+ months

Principal R&D Systems Engineer

Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Principal R&D Systems Engineer


Santa Rosa, California, United States

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Post Date:

Dec 13, 2019

**Principal RD Systems Engineer**

**Careers That Change Lives**

value what makes you unique. Be a part of a company that thinks differently to
solve problems, make progress, and deliver meaningful innovations.

Cardiac and Vascular Group brings all of our cardiac and vascular businesses
together into one cross-functional, collaborative operating unit to employ the
full breadth of our talent, technologies, products, services, and solutions to
address the needs of customers and patients across the globe

**AORTICAND PERIPHERAL** offers treatment for
vascular abdominal and thoracic aortic disease and interventional devices used
to treat Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) through catheter-based procedures and
diagnostic technologies.

This engineering position will require
high level technical and leadership skills to advance the development of
innovative products to treat aortic disease. The engineer will apply
technical principles, theories, and new concepts to collaboratively solve
technical problems. The engineer will participate in cross-functional and
cross-site product development teams and collaborate with other Medtronic and
external engineering groups.

**A Day in the Life**

+ Implement general design,engineering, and scientific principles to drive the development of productsused in the treatment of aortic disease;

+ Apply advanced problemsolving skills, critical thinking, technical principles, and theories to solvecomplex problems;

+ Lead the collection,analysis, and modeling of user needs, business needs and use cases and transformthem into high quality stakeholder and system requirements;

+ Lead the analysis ofidentified design solutions to ensure fulfillment of needs, use cases and requirements;

+ Generate and approverequirements and specifications for all aspects of product concept; ensure thatall systems are developed in harmony and support each other.

+ Provide expertise andleadership in planning and conducting user evaluations of product concepts;

+ Provide expertise andleadership in identifying and addressing technical risks, product hazards andfailure analysis;

+ Provide mentorship andcoaching to engineers and product development teams;

+ Establish and advocate forbest practices and continuous improvement to mature systems engineering knowledgeand processes;

+ Develop solid understandingof targeted therapies and clinical applications;

+ Lead, coordinate, execute,and document system analysis and design activities;

+ Provide technical review oncurrent product development activities;

+ Identify, and leadcollaborations with internal and external engineering groups.

**Must Have: Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelors degree required

+ Minimum of 7 years experience in product development or advanced degree with a minimum of 5 years experience

**Nice to Have**

+ Expertise in the medicaldevice industry; cardiovascular experience preferred

+ High level proficiency oftechnical principles, theories, and design concepts in the field of medicaldevice design

+ Proven leadership inimplementing systems engineering tools and practices in the development of newproducts

+ Knowledge of statisticalanalysis software and applications

+ Excellent communicationskills (written and verbal)

+ Ability to work well in ateam

+ Self-starter and driver able to execute effectively and work efficiently

**About Medtronic**

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

**Physical Job Requirements**

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)
It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


Posted: 2019-12-17 Expires: 2020-03-23

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