Electrical Engineer - San Jose, CA

Electrical Engineer - San Jose, CA

Electrical Engineer

Location: San Jose, California

Reports to: Manager, Hardware Engineer


The Electrical Engineer will join the Research and Development department in San Jose and will help to execute and guide electrical design and specification activities through all phases of the product development process – from initial design to final manufacturing transfer. This position will also provide robust, cost-effective electrical engineering solutions for medical products and equipment designed by the product development staff for customers globally. The candidate will be a self-starting engineer and feel comfortable in a dynamic agile working environment.


What you’ll do:

  • Analyze requirements, design and implement electrical components and controls for a novel medical system.
  • Introduce new electronics design tools, including software applications and test equipment.
  • Break down concepts and large/complex problems while meeting project timelines and goals.
  • Troubleshoot root cause electrical issues and provide technical support.
  • Work with Quality Department to author, organize, occasionally execute, and direct testing procedures to ensure compliance with design specifications and lifecycle requirements.
  • Make technical presentations to the R&D department as required.
  • Write/update/edit SOPs to standardize the product design process.
  • Write new production test procedures to ensure FDA compliance.
  • Performa basic technical project management functions including communicating with internal personnel including design, mechanical, software, and electrical engineering, quality, regulatory, and operations. External communication includes contract manufacturers, suppliers, and customers at a technical level.


What you’ll need:

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related field.
  • 3+ years’ of relevant industry experience designing mechanical parts; medical device experience is an asset as is Robotics experience.
  • Possess a solid background in the design, manufacturing and sourcing of electrical components and ability to debug intricate medical systems.
  • Ability to prototype, simulate, debug, and test circuits is required.
  • PCB design and layout experience.
  • Experience with both high and low power electronics.
  • Experience integrating and controlling actuators (eg. DC motors, illumination, valves, laser pumping).
  • Experience integrating sensors (eg. cameras, pressure/vacuum, touch, encoders, optos).
  • Experience working with microcontrollers.
  • Knowledge of IEC/UL-60601 and related standards is beneficial.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical individuals and to work on fast paced, high quality, iterative projects; strong teamwork and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong understanding of Microsoft Office tools, eg, MS Word, Excel, Outlook.


What you’ll be part of – our Venus Concept Culture:

Venus Concept believes in pushing boundaries while embracing creativity and innovation. Our employees are a critical part of our company’s performance and are at the core of its success.  At Venus Concept, we rely on our employees, customers, and network of industry professionals around the world to continuously improve and Deliver the Promise. In order to do that, we ensure that everyone operates with the same values and vision.  At Venus Concept, we promise to give you Endless Opportunities, allow you to Foster Innovation and be part of Delivering a Best-In-Class Offering.

Venus Concept is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals. Venus Concept is committed to accommodating persons with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for qualified candidates during each stage of the recruitment process.


About Venus Concept
Venus Concept is an innovative global medical aesthetic technology leader with a broad product portfolio of minimally invasive and non-invasive medical aesthetic technologies and reach in over 60 countries and 26 direct markets. Venus Concept focuses its product sale strategy on a subscription-based business model in North America and in its well-established direct global markets. Venus Concept’s product portfolio consists of aesthetic device platforms, including Venus Versa™, Venus Legacy™, Venus Velocity™, Venus Fiore™, Venus Viva™, Venus Freeze Plus™, and Venus Bliss™. Venus Concept’s hair restoration division includes NeoGraft®, an automated hair restoration system that facilitates the harvesting of follicles during a FUE process and the ARTAS® and ARTAS iX™ Robotic Hair Restoration Systems, which harvests follicular units directly from the scalp and create recipient implant sites using proprietary algorithms.  The company has expanded its subscription platform and is now selling its devices in over 60 countries, including 26 with direct offices. Venus Concept now has over 400 global employees whose customer-centric approach has supported the company's rapid growth. For more information, please visit www.venusconcept.com.

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