Senior Electrical Engineer, Manufacturing Engineering

Location: San Jose, CA


ZOLL Medical is a growing, innovation-driven company on the forefront of delivering medical devices to save lives, and software solutions to improve efficiency. With customers in more than 140 countries, we continue to expand our reach, as well as our product offerings. Hospitals, emergency medical services (EMS), and others trust us to provide high-quality products and exceptional customer service. ZOLL products are used every day across the globe to save the lives of people who suffer sudden cardiac arrest. From Real CPR Help® technology—an industry first—to the world’s only wearable defibrillator, our capabilities and features set us apart. But none of this would be possible without the motivation and dedication of ZOLL employees, and we’re invested in their success. We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Join our team. It’s a great time to be a part of ZOLL! The position is responsible for developing, implementing, and validating processes and procedures to manufacture electromechanical and catheter-based medical devices in full compliance with the company’s quality system.  Apply Lean concepts to reduce waste and maximize efficiency.  Troubleshoot production issues.  Work with vendors to drive cost reductions to existing components and assemblies.

  • Develop and maintain a good working knowledge of general product development process, current and next generation project activities, and basic technical and clinical fundamentals of the products.
  • Drive the development, documentation, prototyping, testing, validation and implementation of new/improved manufacturing processes.
  • Perform various test functions on devices/equipment and provide meaningful analysis/interpretation of data.
  • Create and release documentation to support production, Assembly Procedures, Lot History Records, Manufacturing Specifications, Work Instructions, Parts Lists, etc. Provide appropriate detail in change request justifications and ensure all necessary reference documentation exists and is audit ready.
  • Support IQ’s, OQ’s and PQ’s when introducing new or changing existing manufacturing equipment.
  • A positive and enthusiastic attitude towards learning, problem solving, and working with a diverse range of functions within the organization.
  • Strong understanding of Electrical Engineering Fundamentals, Circuit Design, Circuit Analysis.
  • Experience troubleshooting with Electrical Equipment (Oscilloscopes, Power Supplies, DMMs, etc)
  • Capable of designing schematics using PCB Layout tools (Mentor Graphics Pads, OrCAD, Altium, etc)
  • Demonstrates the ability to work well with hardware and software (C++, Labview, etc)
  • Strong time management skills with an emphasis on managing multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Writes clearly and informatively; varies writing style to meet needs; presents numerical data effectively; Knowledge of Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc)
  • Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; applies feedback to improve performance.
  • Demonstrates strong attention to detail; monitors own work to ensure quality.

  • BS in Electrical Engineering
  • 5-9 years of Electrical Engineering experience


ZOLL Medical Corporation appreciates and values diversity.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. 

ADA:  The employer will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990