Sr. Mechanical Engineer

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POST DATE 9/8/2016
END DATE 11/9/2016

ZOLL San Jose, CA

San Jose, CA
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ZOLL San Jose is a division of ZOLL Medical Corporation, an Asahi Kasei Group company. ZOLL Medical develops and markets medical devices and software solutions that help advance emergency care and save lives, while increasing clinical and operational efficiencies. ZOLL provides a comprehensive set of technologies that help clinicians, EMS and fire professionals, and lay rescuers treat victims needing resuscitation and acute critical care. The San Jose Division includes products for therapeutic temperature management, circulation and CPR feedback

General Summary :

Responsible for the design and development of mechanical components and systems to be used in therapeutic medical devices

Essential Functions :

* Design drive train for efficiency and durability in capital equipment

* Develop early stage concept to commercial design

* Work closely with electrical/systems engineer to ensure proper integration

* Design interface with disposable component, interchangeable parts for surface

* Manage external vendors in the fabrication of components and assemblies.

* Perform or oversee system and component testing (e.g. tensile, fatigue)

* Write verification test plans, protocols and report

* Create mechanical drawings, specs, and schematics

* Work with manufacturing engineers to develop assembly instructions

Required Skills

Skill Requirements :

* Ability to apply user feedback to design solutions

* Ability to design experiments, analyze data sets and draw conclusions

* Extensive hands-on experience and approach; ability to rapidly create, troubleshoot, and iterate on prototypes, familiar with basic machine shop equipment

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills

* 3D CAD experience (SolidWorks)

* Knowledge of fabrication processes used in volume manufacturing (e.g. injection molding, casting) Ability to work within schedule constraints and clearly communicate design challenges and solutions

Required Experience

Education/Training/Experience Requirements

* Minimum of 10 years related experience

* BS required in mechanical engineering or related field

Preferred Experience :

* Experience working with drive train and embedded systemsExperience with custom motor design

Job Location

San Jose, California, United States

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