Philips Sr. Hardware Development Engineer in Andover, Massachusetts

Platform System Design Engineer Position

We welcome you to join Philips Ultrasound as a Platform System Design Engineer, Ultrasound Platform Development in our Andover, MA location

Your Responsibilities

  • Develop module requirements, specifications, test plans and other supporting documentation

  • Work with our design partners and suppliers on delivering solutions meeting Philips’ high quality and reliability standards

  • Rigorously execute tightly regulated development processes

  • Execute module verification and system integration activities

  • Lead multi-functional teams to identifying root causes of complex problems and developing creative solutions to mitigate them

  • Actively participate in design reviews, provide system level insights into detailed design implementations

Professional Knowledge

  • Strong understanding of engineering design principles

  • Understanding of the HW development processes

  • Proven design experience with one of digital/analog/mixed-signal designs

  • Familiarity with microprocessor architecture, FPGAs, DDRx memories

  • Familiarity with best practices for signal integrity and EMC

  • Strong background in designs for reliability and manufacturability

  • Hands-on debugging experience of digital and analog circuits using oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, logic analyzer, signal generators

  • Experience with PC-based designs, monitors, USB, audio, user interfaces, touch panels are plus

  • Experience with low noise designs, ADC, DAC, switching power supplies is a plus

  • Knowledge of digital signal processing is a plus

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Job Requirements:

  • BS in EE or equivalent

  • 10+ years of hardware development experience

  • Ability to analyze and solve complex system level problems

  • Self-motivated individual with good organizational and time management skills

  • Proven experience working with vendors, suppliers and contract manufacturers

  • Ability to effectively multi-task, managing multiple projects concurrently

  • Strong desire to learn and adapt to new technologies and challenges

  • Experience in medical or other regulated industry is a plus

Join Philips Ultrasound Platform Development Team and help with the development of innovative technology that is helping to save lives, improve patient outcomes and reduce the cost of healthcare across the globe

Your Responsibilities

  • Develop module requirements, specifications, test plans and other supporting documentation

  • Work with our design partners and suppliers on delivering solutions meeting Philips’ high quality and reliability standards

  • Rigorously execute tightly regulated development processes

  • Execute module verification and system integration activities

  • Lead multi-functional teams to identifying root causes of complex problems and developing creative solutions to mitigate them

  • Actively participate in design reviews, provide system level insights into detailed design implementations

You are a part of

At Philips, we are driven by our mission to improve the lives of 3 billion people per year by 2025, and every day we move closer to achieving our goal by creating cutting-edge solutions that lead to confident diagnosis, improved care, and increased quality of life for patients. Thanks to our employees who share our passion for improving lives, we are at the forefront of the Healthcare industry leading in image guided interventions, ultrasound, patient monitoring, cardiology informatics, sleep therapy and respiratory care.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • BS in EE or equivalent

  • 10+ years of hardware development experience

  • Ability to analyze and solve complex system level problems

  • Self-motivated individual with good organizational and time management skills

  • Proven experience working with vendors, suppliers and contract manufacturers

  • Ability to effectively multi-task, managing multiple projects concurrently

  • Strong desire to learn and adapt to new technologies and challenges

  • Experience in medical or other regulated industry is a plus

Professional Knowledge

Strong understanding of engineering design principles

Understanding of the HW development processes

Proven design experience with one of digital/analog/mixed-signal designs

Familiarity with microprocessor architecture, FPGAs, DDRx memories

Familiarity with best practices for signal integrity and EMC

Strong background in designs for reliability and manufacturability

Hands-on debugging experience of digital and analog circuits using oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, logic analyzer, signal generators

Experience with PC-based designs, monitors, USB, audio, user interfaces, touch panels are plus

Experience with low noise designs, ADC, DAC, switching power supplies is a plus

Knowledge of digital signal processing is a plus

In return, we offer you

Named one of the Top 50 Happiest Companies in America, we enable our employees to create a legacy in life through their work and support their development through people-centric learning, total rewards and personalized development planning programs.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/PhilipsChronicDisease_5.jpg . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/working-at-philips/working-at-philips.html on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at http://www.usa.philips.com/a-w/our-people/life-at-philips.html . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech.html , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/faq.html .

Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.

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